UNDERGROUND MINING EXCELLENCE

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Established in 2007, AUMS is an industry leader in providing a full suite of underground mining contract services to the African mining sector, supported by a safe and performance orientated culture. We believe in investing in the development of our people, supporting our team with state of the art equipment and world’s best practice.AUMS are currently looking for suitably qualified applicants to fill the role of Longhole Trainer for their site in West Africa. The roster on offer is 8 weeks on site, 4 weeks home. You will be fully conversant and skilled in all aspects of longhole drilling and be prepared to and be enthusiastic about production charge up training when and as required. Experience in production charging inclusive of down holes, up holes and VCR of rises and passes will be advantageous.Stringing of rises and correct interpretation of information will also be required. ITH experience is preferred.Duties inclusive of;Reading and interpreting plansAccurate recording and reporting of drilling informationUp and down holesAir mistFull fan automationSetting up on pivot and collar pointsDrilling of accurate and parallel holes in risesTraining nationals to a high standardCultural sensitivity is be expected from all successful applicants along with a proactive “can-do” attitude towards all delegated tasks.Please be aware that a full pre-employment medical is required, including a drug and alcohol screen, and relevant vaccinations for the area in which you will be working. A National Police Clearance and any necessary tickets or qualifications are required to be presented at time of interview. Nation - Other - Overseas Middle East & Africa Middle East & North Africa

Longhole Trainer

Established in 2007, AUMS is an industry leader in providing a full suite of underground mining contract services to the African mining sector, supported by a safe and performance orientated culture. We believe in investing in the development of our people, supporting our team with state of the art equipment and world’s best practice.

AUMS are currently looking for suitably qualified applicants to fill the role of Longhole Trainer for their site in West Africa. The roster on offer is 8 weeks on site, 4 weeks home. 

You will be fully conversant and skilled in all aspects of longhole drilling and be prepared to and be enthusiastic about production charge up training when and as required. Experience in production charging inclusive of down holes, up holes and VCR of rises and passes will be advantageous.

Stringing of rises and correct interpretation of information will also be required. ITH experience is preferred.

Duties inclusive of;

  • Reading and interpreting plans
  • Accurate recording and reporting of drilling information
  • Up and down holes
  • Air mist
  • Full fan automation
  • Setting up on pivot and collar points
  • Drilling of accurate and parallel holes in rises
  • Training nationals to a high standard

Cultural sensitivity is be expected from all successful applicants along with a proactive “can-do” attitude towards all delegated tasks.

Please be aware that a full pre-employment medical is required, including a drug and alcohol screen, and relevant vaccinations for the area in which you will be working. A National Police Clearance and any necessary tickets or qualifications are required to be presented at time of interview.

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