UNDERGROUND MINING EXCELLENCE

Careers at Barminco

Join a global leader in hard rock underground mining.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 and we operate in Australia, India and across Africa in Egypt, Ghana, Tanzania, Burkina Faso and Botswana.  New projects will see Barminco grow to over 4,000 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. 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:In line with our significant and continued growth, Barminco are seeking expressions of interest from experienced and passionate Training professionals with an underground operational background. Based at our Hazelmere Head Office, with regular travel to site, this role will support both the on and off-site training effort and collaborate extensively with operations leaders, site trainers and operators to ensure training programs effectively address the needs of participants, as well as the business.       Reporting to the Training Superintendent you will coordinate and facilitate training programs for Barminco’s entry-level roles and experienced operators to ensure all new starters are adequately trained prior to mobilising to site and are compliant with the structured training path once there.We are committed to providing a supportive and collaborative work environment where our people can develop, both personally and professionally. Your proactive attitude to safety, diligent approach and excellent work ethic, will see you become a highly valued member of the Barminco Training Department.Duties & Responsibilities:Facilitate and coordinate pre-mobilisation, common core training for all new employees.Facilitate and coordinate pre-mobilisation, shared and standalone skills training for all new employees.Continually review training material and assessment documentation for relevance and accuracy.Facilitate simulator training to ensure operators are fully conversant with all safety and operational aspects of the machine they will be operating and are aware of the KPIs that they will be measured against when operating on site.Ensure the correct current documents are used for training purposes.Actively participate in developing and improving virtual reality scenarios.Provide mentoring and coaching to site trainers as required both off-site and on-site to ensure training standards are understood and methods to improve training quality are applied.Ensure all training is recorded appropriately and accurately in a timely manner.Coordinate upskilling of operators working on site according to their individual professional development progression plans.Monitor operator performance on site to ensure Key Performance Indicators are being achieved and providing assistance when gaps are identified.Conduct site visits to provide support for site trainers, trainee operators and experienced operators.Skills, Experience & Attributes:Hold a Certificate IV training qualification, with at least two years’ experience in training roles, specifically related to mining.Underground operational experience and experience in operating mobile mining equipment.The ability to mentor and train employees with no previous operating experience. To assist these employees to achieve a high level of situational and safety awareness as well as the required skills to operate efficiently.The ability to adjust their training approach to suit the target audience to ensure diversity, gender and disability considerations are accommodated.Experience facilitating simulator training, ensuring the training is time effective and learning outcomes are achieved in the most efficient way.Experience in facilitating training utilizing Virtual Reality technology.The ability to communicate effectively and professionally at all levels within an organization and always maintain professional decorum.Knowledge of relevant Mining Legislation, Acts, Regs and Standards that need to be referenced within the operator training program.Knowledge of the AQTF and the requirement to map training programs to nationally recognized units of competence.Barminco welcomes and encourages those who possess the skills, experience and ambition outlined above to apply for this position. Australia - WA Perth

Operations Trainer

  • Career Development Opportunities
  • Perth Based with Regular Travel to Site
  • Competitive Remuneration Package

Join a global leader in hard rock underground mining.

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 and we operate in Australia, India and across Africa in Egypt, Ghana, Tanzania, Burkina Faso and Botswana.  New projects will see Barminco grow to over 4,000 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. 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:

In line with our significant and continued growth, Barminco are seeking expressions of interest from experienced and passionate Training professionals with an underground operational background. Based at our Hazelmere Head Office, with regular travel to site, this role will support both the on and off-site training effort and collaborate extensively with operations leaders, site trainers and operators to ensure training programs effectively address the needs of participants, as well as the business.       

Reporting to the Training Superintendent you will coordinate and facilitate training programs for Barminco’s entry-level roles and experienced operators to ensure all new starters are adequately trained prior to mobilising to site and are compliant with the structured training path once there.

We are committed to providing a supportive and collaborative work environment where our people can develop, both personally and professionally. Your proactive attitude to safety, diligent approach and excellent work ethic, will see you become a highly valued member of the Barminco Training Department.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate and coordinate pre-mobilisation, common core training for all new employees.
  • Facilitate and coordinate pre-mobilisation, shared and standalone skills training for all new employees.
  • Continually review training material and assessment documentation for relevance and accuracy.
  • Facilitate simulator training to ensure operators are fully conversant with all safety and operational aspects of the machine they will be operating and are aware of the KPIs that they will be measured against when operating on site.
  • Ensure the correct current documents are used for training purposes.
  • Actively participate in developing and improving virtual reality scenarios.
  • Provide mentoring and coaching to site trainers as required both off-site and on-site to ensure training standards are understood and methods to improve training quality are applied.
  • Ensure all training is recorded appropriately and accurately in a timely manner.
  • Coordinate upskilling of operators working on site according to their individual professional development progression plans.
  • Monitor operator performance on site to ensure Key Performance Indicators are being achieved and providing assistance when gaps are identified.
  • Conduct site visits to provide support for site trainers, trainee operators and experienced operators.

Skills, Experience & Attributes:

  • Hold a Certificate IV training qualification, with at least two years’ experience in training roles, specifically related to mining.
  • Underground operational experience and experience in operating mobile mining equipment.
  • The ability to mentor and train employees with no previous operating experience. To assist these employees to achieve a high level of situational and safety awareness as well as the required skills to operate efficiently.
  • The ability to adjust their training approach to suit the target audience to ensure diversity, gender and disability considerations are accommodated.
  • Experience facilitating simulator training, ensuring the training is time effective and learning outcomes are achieved in the most efficient way.
  • Experience in facilitating training utilizing Virtual Reality technology.
  • The ability to communicate effectively and professionally at all levels within an organization and always maintain professional decorum.
  • Knowledge of relevant Mining Legislation, Acts, Regs and Standards that need to be referenced within the operator training program.
  • Knowledge of the AQTF and the requirement to map training programs to nationally recognized units of competence.

Barminco welcomes and encourages those who possess the skills, experience and ambition outlined above to apply for this position.