Nyrstar Port Pirie is ideally positioned on the eastern shore of the Spencer Gulf in South Australia. Just two and a half hours north-west of Adelaide, Port Pirie’s social atmosphere reflects it love of the sea, sport and the outdoors.

Known as the ‘City of Friendly People’, Port Pirie’s relaxed family lifestyle offers excellent facilities, accommodation and schooling options with all the major amenities. This is your opportunity to enjoy regional coastal living combined with capital city convenience.

Port Pirie is an integrated multi-metals recovery plant with the flexibility to process a wide range of lead-rich concentrates and smelting industry by-products. There is an adjacent dedicated port facility where concentrates are received, with final products dispatched by road and rail.

Due to COVID-19 and potential border restrictions, Nyrstar Port Pirie vacancies are only being progressed for candidates able to travel from non-restricted States and Regions.

Plant Operators

Nyrstar Port Pirie is seeking Plant Operators to join the team. No industry experience? No worries! 

Tradespeople - Fitters, Electricians and Boilermakers (2022-Trades)

Trades opportunities on an equal time roster - look no further! 

Senior Metallurgist - Production (2022-223)

A fantastic senior opportunity to be a part of a leading Smelter operation in South Australia

Superintendent - Mechanical Maintenance (2022-55)

A unique opportunity for an experienced hands on leader to be part of the Port Pirie (South Australia) success

Regional Data Analyst (2022-233)

Get involved with exciting projects in this regional role covering the Port Pirie and Hobart operations. 

Lead Electrical Engineer (2022-225)

A key engineering leadership role with Single Point Accountability for all electrical matters across the site.

Australian Logistics Coordinator (2022-45)

Do you have Australian shipping and logistics experience? Nyrstar Australia are looking for you!


If you’re interested in a career rather than a job, and believe you have what it takes to join a global, diversified resources company, tell us about your interest.