Longhole Drillers – Botswana

Barminco is part of Perenti (formerly the Ausdrill Group), an ASX 200 company and Australia’s second largest integrated mining services provider. We are a global leader in hard rock underground mining and together with African Underground Mining Services (AUMS) we operate in Australia, India and across Africa in Egypt, Ghana, Tanzania and Burkina Faso.Barminco Mining Services Botswana has signed a mining services agreement with Khoemacau Copper Mining for the provision of mining services at the Zone 5 underground copper mine in Botswana. Zone 5 is located in Maun in the north west of Botswana in a highly prospective area for future underground mines known as the Kalahari copper belt.We are seeking highly competent and proficient underground mining employees for the following position. To be considered for this role you must value Safety, Excellence and Integrity and have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in high speed development, mechanised underground mining. LONGHOLE OPERATORSProduction charging experience inclusive of down holes, up holes and VCRof rises and passes will be advantageous. Stringing of rises and correctinterpretation of information along with. Reading and interpreting plans.Minimum 5 years in a similar roleAccurate recording and reporting of drilling information.Drilling up and down holes.Drilling with air mist. Demonstrated experience using full fan automation and oneholeautomation.Setting up on pivot and collar points.Advanced English communication and writing skills.Drilling of accurate and parallel holes in rises.Willingness to work with training department in impartingknowledge to local workforce in areas of experience.Advanced in English communication and writing skills. 175000 AUD Nation - Other - Overseas Middle East & Africa Sub-Saharan Africa Gaborone

Longhole Drillers - Botswana

  • Expatriate Position
  • Start Up Project
  • Excellent Career Progression

Barminco is part of Perenti (formerly the Ausdrill Group), an ASX 200 company and Australia’s second largest integrated mining services provider. We are a global leader in hard rock underground mining and together with African Underground Mining Services (AUMS) we operate in Australia, India and across Africa in Egypt, Ghana, Tanzania and Burkina Faso.

Barminco Mining Services Botswana has signed a mining services agreement with Khoemacau Copper Mining for the provision of mining services at the Zone 5 underground copper mine in Botswana. Zone 5 is located in Maun in the north west of Botswana in a highly prospective area for future underground mines known as the Kalahari copper belt.

We are seeking highly competent and proficient underground mining employees for the following position. To be considered for this role you must value Safety, Excellence and Integrity and have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in high speed development, mechanised underground mining.

 

LONGHOLE OPERATORS

Production charging experience inclusive of down holes, up holes and VCR

of rises and passes will be advantageous. Stringing of rises and correct

interpretation of information along with.

 

  • Reading and interpreting plans.
  • Minimum 5 years in a similar role
  • Accurate recording and reporting of drilling information.
  • Drilling up and down holes.
  • Drilling with air mist.
  •  Demonstrated experience using full fan automation and onehole
  • automation.
  • Setting up on pivot and collar points.
  • Advanced English communication and writing skills.
  • Drilling of accurate and parallel holes in rises.
  • Willingness to work with training department in imparting
  • knowledge to local workforce in areas of experience.
  • Advanced in English communication and writing skills.

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