UNDERGROUND MINING EXCELLENCE

Careers at Barminco

Barminco is an international leader in mechanised hard rock underground mining with operations throughout Australia, Africa, Egypt and India. Established in Western Australia in 1989, we have spent over 25 years building a strong reputation for being a safe and high performing underground mining services contractor. We are driven by the continued success at our operations and exceeding our client's expectations – both in terms of safety and performance. The collective talent and expertise of our workforce is the key to our success, and we are looking for talented people to join our business. We seek to build teams who are loyal, committed to our company values and dedicated to helping our clients.In return, we provide state of the art facilities, equipment, technology and opportunities to work on projects in Australia and Overseas. We look forward to receiving your application for the following position.Barminco Ltd is currently seeking an experienced Charge-Up Operator for our Dugald River Mine Site located in far north region of Queensland on a permanent 2:2 roster. Duties and Responsibilities: Use of a variety of explosives and initiating systems, depending on drill pattern, rock type and hole dimension;Charging of jumbo development rounds, stripping rounds and Longhole stopesHandle 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. Minimum Requirements: ·    ‘C’ Class Drivers Licence.Minimum 5 years exposure to the Underground Mining Industry;Previous experience as an Underground ProductionCharge up Operator;Experienced and confident in handling explosives;Current & Valid Driver’s Licence;Store, Handle & Transport Explosives ticket (RIIBLA205D);Underground Shotfiring TrainingAn acceptable ASIO/NPC Certificate;Working at Heights Certificate;Able to pass a medical including a clean drug test;A strong focus toward safety and hazard identification.Your proactive attitude to safety and highly driven work ethic will see you as a much-valued employee, who aligns with Barminco's values and ‘can do' attitude. You will be rewarded with a competitive remuneration package, opportunities for career progression and development and the opportunity to enjoy a healthy work / life balance.If you are successful, as part of the onboarding process, you will be required to undertake a full pre-employment medical, and drug and alcohol screening. Site specific clearances will also be required, which includes a National Police Clearance Certificate.If you have the necessary skills, drive and experience to be an asset to Barminco’s Operations Team, we welcome your interest and encourage you to apply.   Australia - QLD Mt Isa & Western QLD

Charge Up

Barminco is an international leader in mechanised hard rock underground mining with operations throughout Australia, Africa, Egypt and India. Established in Western Australia in 1989, we have spent over 25 years building a strong reputation for being a safe and high performing underground mining services contractor. We are driven by the continued success at our operations and exceeding our client's expectations – both in terms of safety and performance.

The collective talent and expertise of our workforce is the key to our success, and we are looking for talented people to join our business. We seek to build teams who are loyal, committed to our company values and dedicated to helping our clients.

In return, we provide state of the art facilities, equipment, technology and opportunities to work on projects in Australia and Overseas. We look forward to receiving your application for the following position.

Barminco Ltd is currently seeking an experienced Charge-Up Operator for our Dugald River Mine Site located in far north region of Queensland on a permanent 2:2 roster.

Duties and Responsibilities:

 

  • Use of a variety of explosives and initiating systems, depending on drill pattern, rock type and hole dimension;
  • Charging of jumbo development rounds, stripping rounds and Longhole stopes
  • 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.

 

Minimum Requirements:

 

·    C’ Class Drivers Licence.

  • Minimum 5 years exposure to the Underground Mining Industry;
  • Previous experience as an Underground Production
  • Charge up Operator;
  • Experienced and confident in handling explosives;
  • Current & Valid Driver’s Licence;
  • Store, Handle & Transport Explosives ticket (RIIBLA205D);
  • Underground Shotfiring Training
  • An acceptable ASIO/NPC Certificate;
  • Working at Heights Certificate;
  • Able to pass a medical including a clean drug test;
  • A strong focus toward safety and hazard identification.

Your proactive attitude to safety and highly driven work ethic will see you as a much-valued employee, who aligns with Barminco's values and ‘can do' attitude. You will be rewarded with a competitive remuneration package, opportunities for career progression and development and the opportunity to enjoy a healthy work / life balance.

If you are successful, as part of the onboarding process, you will be required to undertake a full pre-employment medical, and drug and alcohol screening. Site specific clearances will also be required, which includes a National Police Clearance Certificate.

If you have the necessary skills, drive and experience to be an asset to Barminco’s Operations Team, we welcome your interest and encourage you to apply.

 

 

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