Jennifer Ward, Haul Truck Operator, Newmont Australia
Jennifer spent the early part of her career working as an education assistant with a focus on special needs education. After 18 years in education, Jennifer joined Newmont through the Indigenous Work Ready Program. Jennifer is now a Haul Truck Operator, a Crew Trainer and a Step-up Supervisor.
As a Step-up Supervisor, Jennifer has responsibility for 52 employees. In this role she is actively involved in coaching and mentoring crew members. Jennifer is also well respected by the Indigenous community at Newmont Australia Boddington and has served as a mentor to many Indigenous people working on site.