UNDERGROUND MINING EXCELLENCE

Careers at Barminco

About Barminco: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 services.  Together with African Underground Mining Services (AUMS) we employ more than 3,000 people in operations across Australia, India and Africa - in Egypt, Ghana, Tanzania and Burkina Faso. We will grow to >3,500 employees in 2019 as AUMS ramps up at the Obuasi Mine in Ghana.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.The Project:In line with our continued growth, Barminco has successfully been awarded the underground mining services contract with Regis Resources at the Rosemont Gold Project, located 130km north of Laverton in the Goldfields region of Western Australia.Barminco are actively sourcing suitably experienced Charge-Up Operators to join our site based operations team and to be a part of this project startup.Regis recently approved expansion of the mine to an underground operation located directly below the current Rosemont open pit, with Barminco to perform development and production work at the underground deposits. The new project will commence operations in early March. We are ideally seeking multi-skilled operators for this new project.Working with Barminco will provide you with an excellent opportunity to further develop your career, while working alongside experienced industry professionals in a safe, dynamic and outcome focused environment.The Opportunity:We are currently seeking applications from suitably experienced Charge-Up Operators for a 7/7 roster FIFO from Perth, W.A.All successful Charge-Up Operators will have thorough Service Crew experience as when there is a down time in charging Service Crew duties will be required. Reporting to the Shift Supervisor you will be required to carry out charging of jumbo development rounds, stripping rounds and Longhole stopes in a safe and efficient manner, whilst providing assistance to all underground development production teams through safe, cost effective and professional practices.Working with Barminco will provide you with an excellent opportunity to further develop your career, while working alongside experienced industry professionals in a safe, dynamic and outcome focused environment.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.Minimum Requirements:Current Australian Driver’s Licence;Current WA Shot Firer’s Licence;WA Dangerous Goods Card;Working @ Heights Certificate;An acceptable National Police Clearance;Minimum 5 years exposure to the Underground Mining Industry;Previous experience in an Underground Development and Production Charge Up Operator position;A proactive attitude toward safety and hazard identification.If you have the necessary skills, drive and experience to be an asset to Barminco’s Rosemont Operations Team, we welcome your interest and encourage you to apply.Your interest and experience can be expressed by emailing your resume directly to chelsea.raffan@barminco.com.au OR clicking on the 'Apply Now' button below. Only applications with a current Resume attached will be considered for employment. Australia - WA Kalgoorlie, Goldfields & Esperance

Charge-Up Operator

  • Exciting opportunity to be part of a project start-up at Rosemont Mine Site
  • Permanent Positions - FIFO from Perth on 7:7 Roster
  • Multi skilled workforce required

About Barminco:

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 services.  Together with African Underground Mining Services (AUMS) we employ more than 3,000 people in operations across Australia, India and Africa - in Egypt, Ghana, Tanzania and Burkina Faso. We will grow to >3,500 employees in 2019 as AUMS ramps up at the Obuasi Mine in Ghana.

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.

The Project:

In line with our continued growth, Barminco has successfully been awarded the underground mining services contract with Regis Resources at the Rosemont Gold Project, located 130km north of Laverton in the Goldfields region of Western Australia.

Barminco are actively sourcing suitably experienced Charge-Up Operators to join our site based operations team and to be a part of this project startup.

Regis recently approved expansion of the mine to an underground operation located directly below the current Rosemont open pit, with Barminco to perform development and production work at the underground deposits. The new project will commence operations in early March. We are ideally seeking multi-skilled operators for this new project.

Working with Barminco will provide you with an excellent opportunity to further develop your career, while working alongside experienced industry professionals in a safe, dynamic and outcome focused environment.

The Opportunity:

We are currently seeking applications from suitably experienced Charge-Up Operators for a 7/7 roster FIFO from Perth, W.A.

All successful Charge-Up Operators will have thorough Service Crew experience as when there is a down time in charging Service Crew duties will be required. Reporting to the Shift Supervisor you will be required to carry out charging of jumbo development rounds, stripping rounds and Longhole stopes in a safe and efficient manner, whilst providing assistance to all underground development production teams through safe, cost effective and professional practices.

Working with Barminco will provide you with an excellent opportunity to further develop your career, while working alongside experienced industry professionals in a safe, dynamic and outcome focused environment.

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.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Current Australian Driver’s Licence;
  • Current WA Shot Firer’s Licence;
  • WA Dangerous Goods Card;
  • Working @ Heights Certificate;
  • An acceptable National Police Clearance;
  • Minimum 5 years exposure to the Underground Mining Industry;
  • Previous experience in an Underground Development and Production Charge Up Operator position;
  • A proactive attitude toward safety and hazard identification.

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

Your interest and experience can be expressed by emailing your resume directly to chelsea.raffan@barminco.com.au OR clicking on the 'Apply Now' button below. 

Only applications with a current Resume attached will be considered for employment.