EOI – Jumbo Operator

Barminco International/AUMS is part of the Perenti Group. We are the global leader in hard rock underground mining, operating in North America, across Africa in Ghana, Tanzania, Botswana and Burkina Faso and in Australia. With over three decades of experience, we are currently developing in excess of 140 kilometers per year, and mining over 10 million tonnes with our multi-million-dollar fleet of modern underground mining equipment.  Supported by a safe and performance-oriented culture, we believe investing in our people and backing them with state-of-the-art equipment and word’s best practice is critical to the success of our numerous operations across Africa and North America. Our Culture  Barminco International/AUMS aims to leave a positive legacy of underground mining in all the countries in which we operate, through training and upskilling of the local workforce. We foster a culture where safety is prioritised and valued by every member of our team.  We are seeking applications from experienced Jumbo Operator, working on a 6:3 roster, FIFO from any major capital city around the world. Reporting to the Shift Supervisor, this key position will provide an excellent opportunity to further develop your career and work alongside experienced Underground Mining professionals in a safe, dynamic and outcome focused environment. Duties and Responsibilities Safely bolt, mesh and bore multiple headings per shift Decline, incline and level development Installing ground support as per standard and requirements Competently communicate & liaise with charge up operators, engineering & maintenance personnel Keep accurate records of activities in accordance with established standards Monitor machinery condition, addressing hazards requiring attention and reporting concerns early Providing guidance, training, support to Jumbo Offsider to maximise production Key requirements:  Demonstrated experience in Front-line development jumbo roles (250+ meters per month) with a minimum of 5 years’ experience as a Front-line operator in high-speed development mechanised mines. Demonstrated ability to consistently achieve a minimum of two (2) each 4.9m cuts per shift bolt, mesh and bore. Using the Jumbo to suit conditions of the ore drive. Experience in all aspects of high speed, mechanised mine development in an underground contracting mining environment.  All valid and relevant qualifications, certificates and licences (RPL’s)National Police Clearance (within 6 months) and valid Driver’s License Demonstrated diverse leadership experience in previous roles Prior to hire you will be required to undergo a full pre-employment medical, including vaccinations required for the country you will be working in. The successful candidate will be rewarded with a highly competitive remuneration, including regular incentive bonuses. Click on the Apply button to start your journey and join the Barminco team today. For further assistance on how to apply email resourcing@perentigroup.com.  Find out more about Barminco on our website www.barminco.com.au.   The Perenti Group of companies will comply with all applicable government directives or Public Health Orders.  Should a government directive or Public Health Order mandate specific vaccinations for our people, we will require employees to comply with these requirements. This may involve employees providing proof of vaccination as a condition of employment.  180000 AUD Nation - Other - Overseas Middle East & Africa Middle East & North Africa Perth 6009
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EOI - Jumbo Operator

  • Join a world-leader in underground mining
  • Permanent full-time
  • Competitive NETT paid remuneration packages

Barminco International/AUMS is part of the Perenti Group. We are the global leader in hard rock underground mining, operating in North America, across Africa in Ghana, Tanzania, Botswana and Burkina Faso and in Australia. With over three decades of experience, we are currently developing in excess of 140 kilometers per year, and mining over 10 million tonnes with our multi-million-dollar fleet of modern underground mining equipment.  

Supported by a safe and performance-oriented culture, we believe investing in our people and backing them with state-of-the-art equipment and word’s best practice is critical to the success of our numerous operations across Africa and North America. 

Our Culture  

Barminco International/AUMS aims to leave a positive legacy of underground mining in all the countries in which we operate, through training and upskilling of the local workforce. We foster a culture where safety is prioritised and valued by every member of our team.  

We are seeking applications from experienced Jumbo Operator, working on a 6:3 roster, FIFO from any major capital city around the world. 

Reporting to the Shift Supervisor, this key position will provide an excellent opportunity to further develop your career and work alongside experienced Underground Mining professionals in a safe, dynamic and outcome focused environment. 

Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Safely bolt, mesh and bore multiple headings per shift 
  • Decline, incline and level development 
  • Installing ground support as per standard and requirements 
  • Competently communicate & liaise with charge up operators, engineering & maintenance personnel 
  • Keep accurate records of activities in accordance with established standards 
  • Monitor machinery condition, addressing hazards requiring attention and reporting concerns early 
  • Providing guidance, training, support to Jumbo Offsider to maximise production 

Key requirements:  

  • Demonstrated experience in Front-line development jumbo roles (250+ meters per month) with a minimum of 5 years’ experience as a Front-line operator in high-speed development mechanised mines. 
  • Demonstrated ability to consistently achieve a minimum of two (2) each 4.9m cuts per shift bolt, mesh and bore. Using the Jumbo to suit conditions of the ore drive. 
  • Experience in all aspects of high speed, mechanised mine development in an underground contracting mining environment.  
  • All valid and relevant qualifications, certificates and licences (RPL’s)
  • National Police Clearance (within 6 months) and valid Driver’s License Demonstrated diverse leadership experience in previous roles 

Prior to hire you will be required to undergo a full pre-employment medical, including vaccinations required for the country you will be working in. 

The successful candidate will be rewarded with a highly competitive remuneration, including regular incentive bonuses. 

Click on the Apply button to start your journey and join the Barminco team today. For further assistance on how to apply email resourcing@perentigroup.com.  

Find out more about Barminco on our website www.barminco.com.au.   

The Perenti Group of companies will comply with all applicable government directives or Public Health Orders.  Should a government directive or Public Health Order mandate specific vaccinations for our people, we will require employees to comply with these requirements. This may involve employees providing proof of vaccination as a condition of employment. 

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  • Posted Date 16 May 2022
  • Location Perth
    WA / Australia
  • Industry Experienced
  • Job Type Full Time
  • Salary Not provided