Congratulations, Kara McDonald. Apprentice of the Year

Congratulations Kara McDonald, who took home APPRENTICE OF THE YEAR-MANUFACTURING AWARD at the Hunter Manufacturing Awards 2019. Kara obtained tertiary qualifications and worked as an exercise physiologist, before her inner desire to work in the electrical field saw her land an apprenticeship with Molycop. Quickly showing all the ‘qualities that you look for in an […]

R U OK? – Australia

Since its foundation in 2009, R U OK? has been working to raise awareness and start conversations about suicide and mental health. They are a not-for-profit organisation that seeks to remind people to watch out for each other – even with issues that aren’t always easy to spot. By encouraging people to have regular real-life […]

Jorge Riquelme Chile

Going global with Molycop With mines situated all over the world, sometimes in the most far-away places, Molycop employees find themselves in some of the most beautifully remote areas.  For the past 15 years, Jorge has lived in a coastal town in Chile – Antofagasta to be specific – a port city close by to […]

New Frontiers

Can you tell us about your work history and why you were attracted to the mining industry?I grew up in the Far East of Russia which is a major gold mining and fishing region, which essentially sealed my fate as far as a future profession went. Mining is a fantastic industry to be involved in. […]

Going places with Molycop

Since graduating from the University of NSW (UNSW) in Australia, Tom Sinclair was offered a graduate trainee position within Molycop. Tom is now employed with Molycop as a grinding media product metallurgist. In mid 2014, Tom was given the opportunity to travel to the Molycop grinding media businesses located in the Americas as part of […]

Global Mindset

As an international company, Molycop can offer talented employees fantastic opportunities to build their skills in a global context.  One such employee, Daniel Sáez, has been seconded from his position as Senior Financial Analyst in Chile to the Group Internal Audit team in Sydney. Daniel’s manager, Lance Dawber, identified his potential, and sought out the opportunity for […]