Location: Hobart
Hours: Monday - Friday (Full Time)

We’ve proudly been operating in Hobart for over 100 years and our current workforce is a team of over 600 people who help deliver our zinc to global markets.  As an active member of the local community, we are focused on delivering a safe workplace, minimising our impact on the surrounding environment and partnering with other active organisations in the area.

We value the role our receptionists play in providing a positive first point of contact to callers and visitors to the Hobart Zinc Works. These interactions help us build the terrific relationship we have with our community. A master of the art of adaptive communication, you will create an impressive customer experience for diverse stakeholders including employees, contractors and a range of different visitors. You’ll be working as part of a small but mighty administrative team, and have the opportunity to build positive working relationships across all departments on site.

Reception hours are 7:30am - 4:00pm Monday - Friday


  • Provide a courteous and informative first point of contact for all general public and internal company phone call enquiries
  • Provide a warm and helpful welcome to all clients, customers, visitors and internal employees to the Front Office Reception Desk
  • Maintain an up to date internal telephone listing for the Nyrstar Hobart Site
  • Provide an efficient mailing service for external and internal mail
  • Manage meeting and training rooms
  • Administer various bookings and ordering, including travel coordination
  • Data Entry
  • Provide a broad range of administrative support as a key member of the site’s Administration Team.


  • The ability to communicate professionally and positively in a range of contexts
  • Qualifications or equivalent experience in office administration
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to prioritise workflow
  • Speedy and accuarte Data Entry
  • Intermediate to advanced skills in Microsoft Office
  • Proven ability to learn new systems and software packages
  • Experience operating calmly in a busy reception
  • Aptitude for inventory management, especially a pride in tidy and efficient physical organisation
  • Proven experience building strong relationships in a customer facing role
  • Punctual and dependable in ensuring reception hours are reliably maintained
  • Track record of being a helpful and flexible member of a team


If an opportunity to use your amazing organisational skills in a dynamic and interactive setting sounds like something you’d enjoy, please apply now to with a current resume and a cover letter outlining your experience relevant to the role. 

Applications will close Thursday 18 August 2022

Nyrstar respects and values the diversity of our people and believes our differences strengthen our business. Nyrstar Hobart is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a culturally diverse and gender equal workplace, where everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect.

Nyrstar Hobart's health and safety policies  include ‘clean shave’, mandatory biological monitoring (blood tests), and regular drug and alcohol testing.

You must have the Right to Work in Australia to apply for this position.


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