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Barminco Ltd is currently seeking suitably experienced Charge-Up Operators for our Dugald River Operations in regional Queensland.Position on offer is FIFO ex-Townsville, Cairns or Brisbane on a 14/14 roster. This is a Full-Time permanent position.Reporting to the Shift Supervisor you will be required to carry out charging of jumbo development rounds, stripping rounds and Longhole stopes in a safe and efficient manner.Duties and Responsibilities:Use of a variety of explosives and initiating systems, depending on drill pattern, rock type and hole dimension;Handle and transport explosive material in a safe manner according to procedures;Charge up holes, down-holes and drives;Charge Up and fire stope blasts according to blast plan;Ensure working area is safe for personnel and equipment to perform duties;Liaise with Geologists, Engineers and Shift Supervisors to optimize blast designs.Minimum Requirements:Minimum 5 years exposure to the Underground Mining Industry;Previous experience as an Underground Development and Production Charge up Operator;Experienced and confident in handling explosives;Current & Valid Driver’s Licence;Store, Handle & Transport Explosives ticket (RIIBLA205D);Underground Shotfiring TrainingAn acceptable ASIO/NPC Certificate;Working at Heights Certificate;Able to pass a medical including a clean drug test;A strong focus toward safety and hazard identification.Your proactive attitude to safety and driven work ethic will see you as a much valued employee in line with Barminco's values and your ‘can do' attitude will be rewarded with a highly competitive remuneration package completing our vision of a work life balance in a strong team environment.A full pre-employment medical is required, including a drug and alcohol screen and site specific clearances. A National Police Clearance and any necessary tickets or qualifications are required to be presented at time of interview.Your interest and experience can be expressed by clicking on the 'Apply Now' button below. Australia - QLD Mt Isa & Western QLD

Charge Up Operator

  • 14/14 FIFO Roster
  • Full-Time Position
  • Experience in U/G Charge-Up Operations is Required

Barminco Ltd is currently seeking suitably experienced Charge-Up Operators for our Dugald River Operations in regional Queensland.

Position on offer is FIFO ex-Townsville, Cairns or Brisbane on a 14/14 roster. This is a Full-Time permanent position.

Reporting to the Shift Supervisor you will be required to carry out charging of jumbo development rounds, stripping rounds and Longhole stopes in a safe and efficient manner.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Use of a variety of explosives and initiating systems, depending on drill pattern, rock type and hole dimension;
  • Handle and transport explosive material in a safe manner according to procedures;
  • Charge up holes, down-holes and drives;
  • Charge Up and fire stope blasts according to blast plan;
  • Ensure working area is safe for personnel and equipment to perform duties;
  • Liaise with Geologists, Engineers and Shift Supervisors to optimize blast designs.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Minimum 5 years exposure to the Underground Mining Industry;
  • Previous experience as an Underground Development and Production Charge up Operator;
  • Experienced and confident in handling explosives;
  • Current & Valid Driver’s Licence;
  • Store, Handle & Transport Explosives ticket (RIIBLA205D);
  • Underground Shotfiring Training
  • An acceptable ASIO/NPC Certificate;
  • Working at Heights Certificate;
  • Able to pass a medical including a clean drug test;
  • A strong focus toward safety and hazard identification.

Your proactive attitude to safety and driven work ethic will see you as a much valued employee in line with Barminco's values and your ‘can do' attitude will be rewarded with a highly competitive remuneration package completing our vision of a work life balance in a strong team environment.

A full pre-employment medical is required, including a drug and alcohol screen and site specific clearances. A National Police Clearance and any necessary tickets or qualifications are required to be presented at time of interview.

Your interest and experience can be expressed by clicking on the 'Apply Now' button below.