Underground Jumbo Operator

Expanding dynamic team, Excellent regional location, Develop your work skills and expand your career.

Castlemaine Goldfields Pty Ltd is the owner and operator of the Ballarat Gold Mine. We are now seeking and experienced HR Business Partner to join our team.

The Opportunity

As an experienced Underground Jumbo Operator your key responsibilities will be the safe and productive operation of the jumbo development drill at the Ballarat Gold Project which is in an exciting phase of growth and transformation.

The candidate must have previous and extensive jumbo development mining experience preferably on Sandvik DD421 similar development jumbos.

The is a permanent residential position, in a major regional Victorian town, on a 7/7 roster.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • As an Underground Production Drill Operator, your duties will include but not limited to:
  • Installation of ground support to standard including split sets, resin bolts, cable bolts and mesh.
  • To be able to read survey and ground support plans.
  • To mark-up and drill headings to design.
  • Ensure completion of all shift paperwork including pre-starts, shift plod card and step backs.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Sandvik DD421, DD420, Axera 7
  • Ability to read and understand jumbo drill plans
  • Strong knowledge & understanding of ground support standards
  • Current manual Drivers Licence
  • Current First Aid and CPR Certificates would be highly regarded
  • Current working at heights ticket highly regarded
  • Good communication skills, both verbally and written

To be successful in this role you will need to demonstrate a high regard for safety, effective communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to work with minimal direct supervision and in a team environment.

The role is residential based in Ballarat and offers a continuous 7 on 7 off roster, with night shift forming part of the roster operating 12hr shifts from 7am/pm and competitive industry remuneration.

Applications are to be received by Monday 28th September 2020

14/09/2020 $0 Ballarat 1 Mining, Resources & Energy
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