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; together with African Underground Mining Services (AUMS) we operate in Australia, India and across Africa in Egypt, Ghana, Tanzania and Burkina Faso.  New projects will see Barminco and AUMS grow to 3,700 employees in 2019.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, with a vision 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 people who share our 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 Nippers 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 seeking suitably experienced Underground Nippers on a 14/7 roster from Perth, W.A.Reporting to the Shift Supervisors you will be required to provide assistance to all underground production and maintenance teams through safe, cost effective and professional practices.Duties and Responsibilities:Offside development drill operators;Assist Jumbo Operators with bolting and meshing as required;Ensure inspections and maintenance is carried out on all equipment before use;Ensure all tools are serviceable and safe;Follow instructions from Bogger drivers;Maintain ground support storage area;Truck driving as required;Set up headings with bolt and mesh and assist service crew when possible.Minimum Requirements:Previous work experience in underground miningExperienced with Sandvik and Atlas TrucksValid Australian Driver’s LicenceFlexible and willingness to assist with varied tasks and responsibilities;Ability to learn new task quickly;Good communication skills, both oral and written;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

Nipper (Exp U/G)

  • Exciting opportunity - start up team for an U/G mine at Rosemont
  • Permanent Positions - FIFO from Perth on 14:7 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; together with African Underground Mining Services (AUMS) we operate in Australia, India and across Africa in Egypt, Ghana, Tanzania and Burkina Faso.  New projects will see Barminco and AUMS grow to 3,700 employees in 2019.

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, with a vision 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 people who share our 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 Nippers 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 seeking suitably experienced Underground Nippers on a 14/7 roster from Perth, W.A.

Reporting to the Shift Supervisors you will be required to provide assistance to all underground production and maintenance teams through safe, cost effective and professional practices.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Offside development drill operators;
  • Assist Jumbo Operators with bolting and meshing as required;
  • Ensure inspections and maintenance is carried out on all equipment before use;
  • Ensure all tools are serviceable and safe;
  • Follow instructions from Bogger drivers;
  • Maintain ground support storage area;
  • Truck driving as required;
  • Set up headings with bolt and mesh and assist service crew when possible.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Previous work experience in underground mining
  • Experienced with Sandvik and Atlas Trucks
  • Valid Australian Driver’s Licence
  • Flexible and willingness to assist with varied tasks and responsibilities;
  • Ability to learn new task quickly;
  • Good communication skills, both oral and written;

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.