Technical Writer Refinery

Job Description

  • Permanent appointment
  • Perth Airport location with free onsite parking
  • Rare opportunity to join an iconic WA organization


The Perth Mint is an iconic Western Australian organization operating on a truly global scale.

Situated in East Perth for over 124 years, The Perth Mint is not only a top-ranking tourist destination but is an award-winning exporter and key player in the precious metals markets around the world. Our reputation is built on the outstanding quality of our products supported by outstanding customer service.

The Perth Mint provides an energetic and dynamic work environment and is dedicated to delivering the highest level of customer service to our diverse customer base.


The Perth Mint is looking for a technical writer with experience creating Document processes at the refinery in the form of Safe Work Instructions, Training assessments, JSEAs and similar documentation.

Responsibilities of the role include:

  • Develop Gold Corporation documentation such as Safe Work Instructions, Training Assessments, JSEAs and similar.
  • Liaise with the production, operations and maintenance teams to obtain the information and ensure the produced documents a suitable for the target audience.
  • Observe employees performing tasks and transfer the observation into documentation.
  • Liaise with the HSE&T team to ensure the documents meet the safety and training requirements.
  • Produce high quality documents that meet the business requirements.
  • Write user friendly content that meets the needs of the target audience.
  • Analyse and format documentation to maintain continuity of style of content.
  • Display the ability to complete daily technical writing activities with limited or no supervision.
  • Utilise a document management system for record keeping of the documents.


We’re looking for someone who has skills and experience in the following:

  • Prior experience in technical document writing and document formatting.
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills, with attention to detail.
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Attention to Detail
  • Computer Literate
  • Able to work collaboratively with others

Applications close on Monday, 19 June 2023 at 5.00pm. The Perth mint reserves the right to close applications prior to this date. Interviews may commence prior to closing date for the right candidates.

Candidates must have the right to work in Australia and pass our national security check.

Our Commitment to Inclusion:

Inclusion is at the core of what we do. We are committed to equality and celebrate the diversity of race, gender, age, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, and all characteristics that make us unique as individuals.

We encourage applications from a range of candidates, including, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability, people of all gender identities, youth, seniors, the LGBTQI+ community and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

Applicants with a disability who require adjustments in the recruitment process, are welcome to contact [email protected].

To learn more about our diversity and inclusion initiatives please visit our website.

Job Category: Technical Writer
Job Type: Full Time permanent

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