ICT Communications Specialist - Mining



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Full Time


Information & Communication Technology


$150000 - $170000 per annum

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Steven Hayes

  • Permanent 
  • Work in PNG / Excellent benefits, share options, allowances etc
  • Fly in Fly out 15 days on 13 days off

ICT Communications Specialist required with proven experience within a mining/mineral processing environment. You will be responsible for the installation and maintenance of all facets of Mine Communication systems associated with plant and open pit environments.


  • Represent the IT function to key site stakeholders
  • Proven experience within a mining/mineral processing ICT environment

Install and maintain:
  • Modular Fleet Management Hardware technologies, including high precision and bucket positioning GPS digging equipment
  • GE proximity technologies.
  • DMR two-way communications, IP camera systems, VoIP communications as required across operational areas
  • Remote geotechnical monitoring hardware and telemetry.
  • Scale and scanner functionality and associated hardware on haulage equipment
  • Assist in the development and improvement of mine production systems, ensuring production data can be used to optimise mining efficiency
  • Ensure a customer-focus is maintained

Skills Required:
  • Knowledge of open pit mining technology and heavy production equipment.
  • Ability to drive for continuous improvement, you proactively support and champion safety initiatives and leadership.
  • Must have mining and / or oil and gas background
  • Preference given to candidates with FIFO experience.

  • Site offers a range of facilities including a medical clinic, the international primary school for residential families and the Lihir Sports and Social Club with its varied sporting activities and popular bar and bistro. 


This is a unique opportunity with great benefits and incentives.. If you are interested please apply today or contact Sean Mantri on 03 9236 724.

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