Maintenance Trainer

Barminco is part of 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.  New projects will see Barminco and AUMS grow to over 3,700 employees in 2019.Our values of Safety, Integrity and Excellence are the cornerstone of everything we do. Our purpose is to create value for mine owners and we are absolutely focused on delivering for our customers. Our vision is to be the world's leading hard rock underground mining services provider.Our capability is critical to our success - we are looking for people who are talented, share our core values and are as committed to creating value for our clients as we are.AUMS has been operating since 2007, and provides a full complement of underground mining services specifically to the African mining industry. Supported by a safe and performance orientated culture, AUMS believe investing in our people and backing them with state of the art equipment and world's best practice is critical to the success of our numerous operations across Africa.Due to expanding scope and new work fronts we are actively seeking experienced Underground HD Fitters/Technicians to join us in our West African & International Operations. The emphasis of the role is ensuring that the local workers are developing their skills and knowledge by way of sharing your experience and being a role model. You will require boundless energy, resilience, determination and a genuine interest in working with people from different cultures. Duties and Responsibilities:Carry out scheduled servicing to mobile equipment in a safe manner and in accordance with procedures, regulations and the relevant service sheets.Mentoring, Coaching and Developing National trades personnelUtilise skill and experience to create minimum downtime on machinery.Ensure correct recording and reporting of maintenance is achieved.Maintain a high level of housekeeping in workshop and working areas at all timesRead and interpret Service and Spare parts manuals.Report all equipment faults to the Maintenance Foreman for scheduling into the workshop weekly planning   Essential RequirementsA demonstrated passion for safety and a proactive attitude toward ensuring that safety is front of mind for all employees at all times.Experienced in training less qualified tradespeople to a high standard in a high productivity underground contracting mining environment.Strong background working with latest generation SANDVIK, CAT and Atlas underground mobile equipment and associated automation systems.At least 5 years post apprenticeship experience working within the underground mining industry on large mobile equipment.High degree of knowledge and skill in troubleshooting problems on electric hydraulic drilling equipment.Good knowledge of loader and truck maintenance.Competent on Auto Electrics, Hydraulic Circuit Schematics and Diesel engine maintenance.Self-starter who will work with minimal supervision.Excellent service and maintenance approach to the job.International Drivers License. Your proactive attitude to safety and driven work ethic will see you as a much valued employee in line with AUMS’s values and ‘can do’ attitude, and will be rewarded with a highly competitive remuneration package completing our vision of a work life balance in a strong team environment.A full pre-employment medical is required, including a drug and alcohol, and site specific clearances. A National Police Clearance and any necessary tickets or qualifications are required to be presented at time of interview. Please be aware that an Array of Vaccinations are required when working in Africa.If you are interested in being a part of a world class operation that has an exciting future then we want to hear from you.  175000 AUD Nation - Other - Overseas Middle East & Africa Sub-Saharan Africa Ouagadougou

Maintenance Trainer

  • Expatriate Position
  • West African Site
  • 6 Weeks on | 3 Weeks off

Barminco is part of 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.  New projects will see Barminco and AUMS grow to over 3,700 employees in 2019.

Our values of Safety, Integrity and Excellence are the cornerstone of everything we do. Our purpose is to create value for mine owners and we are absolutely focused on delivering for our customers. Our vision is to be the world's leading hard rock underground mining services provider.

Our capability is critical to our success - we are looking for people who are talented, share our core values and are as committed to creating value for our clients as we are.

AUMS has been operating since 2007, and provides a full complement of underground mining services specifically to the African mining industry. Supported by a safe and performance orientated culture, AUMS believe investing in our people and backing them with state of the art equipment and world's best practice is critical to the success of our numerous operations across Africa.

Due to expanding scope and new work fronts we are actively seeking experienced Underground HD Fitters/Technicians to join us in our West African & International Operations. The emphasis of the role is ensuring that the local workers are developing their skills and knowledge by way of sharing your experience and being a role model. You will require boundless energy, resilience, determination and a genuine interest in working with people from different cultures.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Carry out scheduled servicing to mobile equipment in a safe manner and in accordance with procedures, regulations and the relevant service sheets.
  • Mentoring, Coaching and Developing National trades personnel
  • Utilise skill and experience to create minimum downtime on machinery.
  • Ensure correct recording and reporting of maintenance is achieved.
  • Maintain a high level of housekeeping in workshop and working areas at all times
  • Read and interpret Service and Spare parts manuals.
  • Report all equipment faults to the Maintenance Foreman for scheduling into the workshop weekly planning  

 

Essential Requirements

  • A demonstrated passion for safety and a proactive attitude toward ensuring that safety is front of mind for all employees at all times.
  • Experienced in training less qualified tradespeople to a high standard in a high productivity underground contracting mining environment.
  • Strong background working with latest generation SANDVIK, CAT and Atlas underground mobile equipment and associated automation systems.
  • At least 5 years post apprenticeship experience working within the underground mining industry on large mobile equipment.
  • High degree of knowledge and skill in troubleshooting problems on electric hydraulic drilling equipment.
  • Good knowledge of loader and truck maintenance.
  • Competent on Auto Electrics, Hydraulic Circuit Schematics and Diesel engine maintenance.
  • Self-starter who will work with minimal supervision.
  • Excellent service and maintenance approach to the job.
  • International Drivers License.

 

Your proactive attitude to safety and driven work ethic will see you as a much valued employee in line with AUMS’s values and ‘can do’ attitude, and will be rewarded with a highly competitive remuneration package completing our vision of a work life balance in a strong team environment.

A full pre-employment medical is required, including a drug and alcohol, and site specific clearances. A National Police Clearance and any necessary tickets or qualifications are required to be presented at time of interview. Please be aware that an Array of Vaccinations are required when working in Africa.

If you are interested in being a part of a world class operation that has an exciting future then we want to hear from you.

 

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