U/G Charge-Up Operator

About BarmincoBarminco is one of the world’s largest hard-rock underground mining service providers with over three decades of international experience. As part of the Perenti Group, Barminco employs over 4,300 people, at 21 projects in seven countries.Our CultureWe believe our people are our greatest asset, and we are committed to providing a supportive and collaborative work environment where our people can develop, both personally and professionally. We have a range of people development programs attracting Mining Graduates and Trade Apprentices to kickstart a successful career alongside experienced industry mentors. We identify future industry leaders from across the business for our nationally recognised Leadership Program. We’re looking for safety-focused and driven individuals to join Team Barminco and grow with us.About the RoleBarminco is in an exciting phase of growth and transformation and this is driving our current recruitment of experienced Charge-Up Operators to join our WA Operations. Reporting to the Shift Supervisor, this position will work a 7/7 or 14/7 (dependant on site allocation) FIFO roster, out of Perth.Duties and Responsibilities:Use of a variety of explosives and initiating systems, depending on drill pattern, rock type and hole dimension;Handle and transport explosive material in a safe manner according to procedures;Charge up holes, down-holes and drives;Charge Up and fire stope blasts according to blast plan;Ensure working area is safe for personnel and equipment to perform duties;Liaise with Geologists, Engineers and Shift Supervisors to optimize blast designs;Perform loading and dumping cycles from development and production areas;Keep all roads in working areas tidy and free from hazardsSkills and Experience:Valid Australian Manual Driver’s Licence;WA Shotfirer’s Licence;WA Dangerous Goods Card;Working at Heights Certificate;An acceptable National Police Clearance;Flexible and willingness to assist with varied tasks and responsibilities;Previously employed in an underground Charge-Up role;Solid history of reliability and good work ethic;Able to pass a pre-employment medical including a clear drug & alcohol screen;A strong focus toward safety and hazard identification.Benefits and RewardsThis is a permanent wages position, offering 10.25% superannuation.Remuneration packages will be discussed with shortlisted applicants.Workplace benefits including salary packaging options are available to Barminco employees. 40 AUD Australia - WA Kalgoorlie, Goldfields & Esperance
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U/G Charge-Up Operator

  • Perm Position
  • Super paid on all hours worked at 10.25%
  • Various rosters FIFO ex Perth

About Barminco

Barminco is one of the world’s largest hard-rock underground mining service providers with over three decades of international experience. As part of the Perenti Group, Barminco employs over 4,300 people, at 21 projects in seven countries.

Our Culture

We believe our people are our greatest asset, and we are committed to providing a supportive and collaborative work environment where our people can develop, both personally and professionally. We have a range of people development programs attracting Mining Graduates and Trade Apprentices to kickstart a successful career alongside experienced industry mentors. We identify future industry leaders from across the business for our nationally recognised Leadership Program. We’re looking for safety-focused and driven individuals to join Team Barminco and grow with us.

About the Role

Barminco is in an exciting phase of growth and transformation and this is driving our current recruitment of experienced Charge-Up Operators to join our WA Operations. Reporting to the Shift Supervisor, this position will work a 7/7 or 14/7 (dependant on site allocation) FIFO roster, out of Perth.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Use of a variety of explosives and initiating systems, depending on drill pattern, rock type and hole dimension;
  • Handle and transport explosive material in a safe manner according to procedures;
  • Charge up holes, down-holes and drives;
  • Charge Up and fire stope blasts according to blast plan;
  • Ensure working area is safe for personnel and equipment to perform duties;
  • Liaise with Geologists, Engineers and Shift Supervisors to optimize blast designs;
  • Perform loading and dumping cycles from development and production areas;
  • Keep all roads in working areas tidy and free from hazards

Skills and Experience:

  • Valid Australian Manual Driver’s Licence;
  • WA Shotfirer’s Licence;
  • WA Dangerous Goods Card;
  • Working at Heights Certificate;
  • An acceptable National Police Clearance;
  • Flexible and willingness to assist with varied tasks and responsibilities;
  • Previously employed in an underground Charge-Up role;
  • Solid history of reliability and good work ethic;
  • Able to pass a pre-employment medical including a clear drug & alcohol screen;
  • A strong focus toward safety and hazard identification.

Benefits and Rewards

This is a permanent wages position, offering 10.25% superannuation.

Remuneration packages will be discussed with shortlisted applicants.

Workplace benefits including salary packaging options are available to Barminco employees.

 

 

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