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Supervisor – Waste Management (NS_859)

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Enga, Papua New Guinea

Mining, Oil and Gas


Barrick (Niugini) Limited (“BNL”) is a company incorporated in Papua New Guinea, and operates the Porgera Gold Mine in Enga Province on behalf of the Porgera Joint Venture partners. BNL is an independently managed company and is jointly owned through an equal partnership between Barrick Gold Corporation and Zijin Mining Group-which own 95% participating interest in the Porgera Joint Venture. The remaining 5% is owned by Mineral Resource Enga (MRE) Limited – a consortium consisting of the Enga Provincial Government and the Porgera landowners.

Supervisor – Waste Management (NS_859)

Reporting to the Foreman, Infrastructure Services, this Supervisor role is responsible for the immediate management of Waste Management Team, both PJV employees and contractors, who are undertaking works in and around the mine and camp sites.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Degree qualified and/or significant experience in a similar position
  • Relevant level of Certificate or equivalent
  • Demonstrated experience in supervising teams and lead a team safely and improve team safety awareness
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in waste water (sewerage plant biological)
  • Potwater both Clarifier and Ultrafiltration plants
  • Ability to lead a diverse team at all skill levels
  • An understanding and be able to develop SOP’s within this department
  • A good understanding on Environmental impacts and requirements and compliances
  • Demonstrated application of continuous improvement ideas
  • Good computer skills with the ability to use integrated management systems and email
  • Ability to communicate effectively across all levels with strong report writing and presentation skills
  • Able to read and write English at an Upper Secondary School standard
  • Ability to act with urgency and rectify issue in a timely manner before they escalate.

Key responsibilities:

  • Ensure the efficient and cost-effective use of labour and materials in order to obtain the maximum benefit for PJV.
  • Maintain the PJV Waste Treatments Plants in order to meet the standards and requirements of the company’s Environmental Management Plan
  • Assign tasks, equipment, work areas and targets to safely and efficiently achieve those targets
  • Carry out workplace inspections and monitor employees and contractors in their tasks
  • Ensure that improvements to procedures are captured and that changes are made to controlled documents by custodian
  • Ensure appropriate facilities, procedures and workforce competence to achieve legal compliance, incident prevention and the achievement of tasks in an environmentally sustainable manner
  • Provide complete job data including labour hours, materials used and other associated data
  • Promote a high level of health and safety awareness and compliance with the PJV Occupational Health and Safety Policy


If you possess the ambition and drive to build a career with Porgera Joint Venture, forward your application and resume before the 23rd of November, 2018 to: The Recruitment Team, Porgera Joint Venture Email: or apply via PJV website: Phone: (+675) 547 8912/544 3056 for more information.

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Porgera Joint Venture

The Porgera Joint Venture owns and operates the Porgera Gold Mine, located in the Province of Enga in the Papua New Guinea Highlands. Barrick (Niugini) Limited, the manager of the mine, holds a 95 percent ...
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547 8153 or 547 8912

P.O Box 484, Mt. Hagen, WHP

547 8102