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 and with African Underground Mining Services (AUMS) we employ around 3,000 people in operations across Australia (12), India (1), as well as Africa in Egypt (1), Ghana (2), Tanzania (2) and Burkina Faso (3).  We will grow to over 3,500 employees in 2019 as AUMS ramps up at Obuasi 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.The collective capability of our people is critical to our success and we are looking for talented individuals who share our core values and are as committed to creating value for our clients as we are.The Opportunity:Barminco Ltd is currently seeking suitably experienced U/G Leading Hand Service Crew for our Agnew Mine Site in regional Western Australia. Reporting to the Shift Supervisor you will be required to carry out the installation, removal and maintenance repair of underground mine services.These opportunities are permanent positions, FIFO out of Perth, on a 14/14 roster.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:Lead a team of Service Crew and Paste Crew workers through their day to day operations;Provide a high level of experience and knowledge in training less skilled staff;Extend ventilation services to areas where needed, which includes hanging ventilation bags and moving/installing secondary fans;Extend water, air and pump services to areas where needed;Move and install pumps to areas where needed;Maintain and repair services and equipment such as vent bags, poly pipe and valves;Hand installation and grouting of cable bolts;Installation of underground infrastructure;Construction of ventilation walls;Installation of remote operated equipment infrastructure;Assist other U/G departments as requiredMinimum Requirements:Current & Valid Australian Drivers Licence;Rights to Work in Australia;Solid history of reliability and good work ethic;5+ years' experience in underground mining;Experience in underground service crew/paste crew work;Experience in a Leading Hand Trade Qualification for Special Projects work;A proactive attitude toward safety and hazard identification.If you have the necessary skills, drive and experience to be an asset to Barminco’s Agnew Operations Team, we welcome your interest and encourage you to apply. Australia - WA Kalgoorlie, Goldfields & Esperance

Leading Hand Service Crew - U/G

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 and with African Underground Mining Services (AUMS) we employ around 3,000 people in operations across Australia (12), India (1), as well as Africa in Egypt (1), Ghana (2), Tanzania (2) and Burkina Faso (3).  We will grow to over 3,500 employees in 2019 as AUMS ramps up at Obuasi 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.

The collective capability of our people is critical to our success and we are looking for talented individuals who share our core values and are as committed to creating value for our clients as we are.

The Opportunity:

Barminco Ltd is currently seeking suitably experienced U/G Leading Hand Service Crew for our Agnew Mine Site in regional Western Australia. Reporting to the Shift Supervisor you will be required to carry out the installation, removal and maintenance repair of underground mine services.

These opportunities are permanent positions, FIFO out of Perth, on a 14/14 roster.

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:

  • Lead a team of Service Crew and Paste Crew workers through their day to day operations;
  • Provide a high level of experience and knowledge in training less skilled staff;
  • Extend ventilation services to areas where needed, which includes hanging ventilation bags and moving/installing secondary fans;
  • Extend water, air and pump services to areas where needed;
  • Move and install pumps to areas where needed;
  • Maintain and repair services and equipment such as vent bags, poly pipe and valves;
  • Hand installation and grouting of cable bolts;
  • Installation of underground infrastructure;
  • Construction of ventilation walls;
  • Installation of remote operated equipment infrastructure;
  • Assist other U/G departments as required

Minimum Requirements:

  • Current & Valid Australian Drivers Licence;
  • Rights to Work in Australia;
  • Solid history of reliability and good work ethic;
  • 5+ years' experience in underground mining;
  • Experience in underground service crew/paste crew work;
  • Experience in a Leading Hand 
  • Trade Qualification for Special Projects work;
  • A proactive attitude toward safety and hazard identification.

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