UNDERGROUND MINING EXCELLENCE

Careers at Barminco

Barminco Ltd is currently seeking Expressions of Interest from suitably experienced Underground Bogger and Charge-Up Operators for numerous sites across Australia.Reporting to the Shift Supervisor you will be required to carry out charging of jumbo development rounds, stripping rounds and long hole stopes in a safe and efficient manner whilst providing assistance to all underground development production teams through safe, cost effective and professional practices.Positions are FIFO – roster may differ depending on site.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;Perform loading and dumping cycles from development and production areas;Bog from open stopes;Bog out and clean faces;Tram material from stockpiles and other bogging duties as required;Keep all roads in working areas tidy and free from hazards.Minimum Requirements:Valid Australian Driver’s Licence;WA Shotfirer’s Licence;WA Dangerous Goods Card;Working at Heights Certificate;An acceptable National Police Clearance/ASIO Check;Experience with Sandvik and/or Cat Boggers;Experience with Tele-Remote Boggers;Flexible and willingness to assist with varied tasks and responsibilities;Previously employed in an underground Bogger / Charge-Up role;Solid history of reliability and good work ethic;Able to pass a pre-employment medical including a clear drug & alcohol screen;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 ‘can do' attitude, and 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 as part of our on-boarding process which includes drug and alcohol testing as well as passing site specific clearances. A National Police Clearance and any necessary tickets, licences and/or qualifications are required to be presented at the interview.Your interest and experience can be expressed by clicking on the 'Apply Now' button below.  Australia - WA Perth

EOI - Bogger / Charge-Up Operators

Barminco Ltd is currently seeking Expressions of Interest from suitably experienced Underground Bogger and Charge-Up Operators for numerous sites across Australia.

Reporting to the Shift Supervisor you will be required to carry out charging of jumbo development rounds, stripping rounds and long hole stopes in a safe and efficient manner whilst providing assistance to all underground development production teams through safe, cost effective and professional practices.

Positions are FIFO – roster may differ depending on site.

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;
  • Perform loading and dumping cycles from development and production areas;
  • Bog from open stopes;
  • Bog out and clean faces;
  • Tram material from stockpiles and other bogging duties as required;
  • Keep all roads in working areas tidy and free from hazards.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Valid Australian Driver’s Licence;
  • WA Shotfirer’s Licence;
  • WA Dangerous Goods Card;
  • Working at Heights Certificate;
  • An acceptable National Police Clearance/ASIO Check;
  • Experience with Sandvik and/or Cat Boggers;
  • Experience with Tele-Remote Boggers;
  • Flexible and willingness to assist with varied tasks and responsibilities;
  • Previously employed in an underground Bogger / Charge-Up role;
  • Solid history of reliability and good work ethic;
  • Able to pass a pre-employment medical including a clear drug & alcohol screen;
  • 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 ‘can do' attitude, and 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 as part of our on-boarding process which includes drug and alcohol testing as well as passing site specific clearances. A National Police Clearance and any necessary tickets, licences and/or qualifications are required to be presented at the interview.

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