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 Opportunity:We are seeking suitably experienced Longhole Drillers to join our operations based at Dugald River Mine Site. This position will be working a 2:2 roster out of Brisbane, Townsville or Cairns.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:Accurately drill a series of Long holes to a design pattern using a mechanised drill.Read and accurately follow mine instruction plans with skill and precision ensuring holes are drilled to design line, gradient and profile.Communicate with surveyors, geologists and engineers to optimise drill patterns and metres.Set up and troubleshoot on Longhole Drill rigs, specifically on the Sandvik rigs.Comply with relevant Mines Safety and Inspection Act and RegulationsMust carry out standard work place inspection practices and procedures and prepare the areas for drilling, charging or scraping in accordance with mine safety procedures. Minimum Requirements:‘‘C’ Class Drivers Licence.Previous experience working as a Longhole DrillerMinimum of 5 years’ experience in the Underground Mining Industry.Knowledge of Underground Mining Practices and the efficient operation of an Underground Longhole Machine.Ability to work autonomously/independently with limited supervision;Demonstrated abilities to work within a team environment;Commitment to safety.If you have the necessary skills, drive and experience to be an asset to Barminco’s Dugald River Operations Team, we welcome your interest and encourage you to apply.  Australia - QLD Mt Isa & Western QLD

Longhole Driller

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 Opportunity:

We are seeking suitably experienced Longhole Drillers to join our operations based at Dugald River Mine Site. This position will be working a 2:2 roster out of Brisbane, Townsville or Cairns.

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:

  • Accurately drill a series of Long holes to a design pattern using a mechanised drill.
  • Read and accurately follow mine instruction plans with skill and precision ensuring holes are drilled to design line, gradient and profile.
  • Communicate with surveyors, geologists and engineers to optimise drill patterns and metres.
  • Set up and troubleshoot on Longhole Drill rigs, specifically on the Sandvik rigs.
  • Comply with relevant Mines Safety and Inspection Act and Regulations
  • Must carry out standard work place inspection practices and procedures and prepare the areas for drilling, charging or scraping in accordance with mine safety procedures.

 Minimum Requirements:

  • ‘‘C’ Class Drivers Licence.
  • Previous experience working as a Longhole Driller
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in the Underground Mining Industry.
  • Knowledge of Underground Mining Practices and the efficient operation of an Underground Longhole Machine.
  • Ability to work autonomously/independently with limited supervision;
  • Demonstrated abilities to work within a team environment;
  • Commitment to safety.

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

 

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