Lihir Gold Booth
Lihir Gold strives to ensure that our workforce is provided with a supportive, challenging, and positive environment in which to reach their full potential.
We employ people in a wide range of jobs. These include:
Professional and Technical
These positions are predominantly responsible for making, fitting, repairing and maintaining plant and equipment in mining and processing operations. People employed in these trades work mostly in our Mobile Equipment Workshop (working on large earthmoving and drilling machinery), or in Process Plant Maintenance (working on crushing, grinding, pressure oxidation or leaching equipment, or in the utilities such as the Oxygen Plant or Powerhouse).
Secretarial and Administrative
These positions are predominantly responsible for administration and clerical work in every department of the operation including mining, plant operations, community affairs, environment management and commercial. Duties of individuals vary, depending on the department.
Operators and Other
These positions are predominantly responsible for operating plant and equipment in mining and processing areas. People employed in these roles work mostly in our Open Pit Mine (operating large earthmoving and drilling equipment), or in the Process Plant (monitoring and controlling the crushing, grinding, pressure oxidation or leaching circuits, or operating the utilities such as the Oxygen Plant or Powerhouse).
Click here for a list of Lihir Gold's current Vacancies.
We offer a range of employee benefits, including the following:
*Note: benefits offered depend on the position
Our training objectives are:
All managers, supervisors and superintendents are required to provide effective training to their employees. The Human Resources Employee Development Section provides assistance where necessary.
Training & Education Programs
Apprentices are trained in an extensive range of skills, including: