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 Jumbo 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 frontline Jumbo Operators for a 7/7 roster FIFO from Perth, W.A.Reporting to the Shift Supervisor you will be required to carry out underground development and production work, stripping, ground support and other mining tasks.Duties and Responsibilities:Accurately drill a number of drive drill patterns using a mechanised electric/Hydraulic Jumbo drill suitable to ground conditions and in compliance with site specific drill patterns and survey instruction.Assess ground conditions at the face and implement ground control according to site requirements.Read and accurately follow mining instruction plan with skill and precision ensuring holes are drilled to design line, gradient and profile.Communicate with surveyors, geologists and engineers as required.Optimise drill patterns to ensure maximum advance per round is achieved whilst maintaining strict adherence to design specifications.Ensure work area is safe for personnel and equipment to perform working duties including ensuring electrical installations and services are clear of the drilling area.Minimum Requirements:Current Australian Drivers Licence.Previous experience working as a Jumbo OperatorKnowledge of Underground Mining Practices and the efficient operations of an Underground Jumbo.Ability to work autonomously/independently with limited supervision;Demonstrated abilities to work within a team environment;Previous experience working within the mining industry;A strong focus 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

Jumbo 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 Jumbo 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 frontline Jumbo Operators for a 7/7 roster FIFO from Perth, W.A.

Reporting to the Shift Supervisor you will be required to carry out underground development and production work, stripping, ground support and other mining tasks.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Accurately drill a number of drive drill patterns using a mechanised electric/Hydraulic Jumbo drill suitable to ground conditions and in compliance with site specific drill patterns and survey instruction.
  • Assess ground conditions at the face and implement ground control according to site requirements.
  • Read and accurately follow mining instruction plan with skill and precision ensuring holes are drilled to design line, gradient and profile.
  • Communicate with surveyors, geologists and engineers as required.
  • Optimise drill patterns to ensure maximum advance per round is achieved whilst maintaining strict adherence to design specifications.
  • Ensure work area is safe for personnel and equipment to perform working duties including ensuring electrical installations and services are clear of the drilling area.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Current Australian Drivers Licence.
  • Previous experience working as a Jumbo Operator
  • Knowledge of Underground Mining Practices and the efficient operations of an Underground Jumbo.
  • Ability to work autonomously/independently with limited supervision;
  • Demonstrated abilities to work within a team environment;
  • Previous experience working within the mining industry;
  • A strong focus 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.