Blast Crew

Employer:
Thiess
Posted
June 18, 2019, 7:51 a.m.
Closing
June 24, 2019, 1:39 p.m.

About the Role

As our next Blast Crew reporting to the Drill & Blast Supervisor, you will work collaboratively towards delivering high-quality solutions and results.

Based at our Rocky’s Reward open-cut mine site project, WA with an 2/1 FIFO roster from Perth, you will thrive on meeting all goals and challenges, and act with fairness and integrity in all that you do. The successful applicant will join a passionate and energetic team where they will be responsible for providing technical knowledge, support and assistance to Thiess’ mining operations.  

In this role, you will:

Assist the Shotfirers, undertaking Blast guarding, drill rig off-siding and general labouring duties

Operate various machinery as required, such as tele-handlers, vehicles and Loaders

Inspect blast equipment to ensure correct working order and safety requirements

Ensure good housekeeping standards

About you

Previous experience on an open pit blast crew (Essential)

Current dangerous goods security card (Essential)

Loader Licence (Essential)

Current Working at Heights Licence obtained within the past 12 months (Essential)

HR Driver’s Licence (Advantageous); a current C Class Driver’s Licence is essential

Telescopic Handler Licence (Advantageous)

Current Shotfiring licence (Advantageous)

About the benefits

Accommodation is provided in the Leinster Village and township. With recent investment in the town and the mine site, there are great facilities available to make you feel comfortable

Leinster has a swimming pool, fitness centre, squash, basketball and tennis courts, a grassed oval, an indoor sporting stadium and a 6 hole golf course

There is also a medical centre, plus an IGA supermarket which also has access to an ATM facility

There is no ‘Wet Mess’ as this function is provided at the Tavern which also offers meals and a bottle shop

Leinster is only a 1 hour and 20 minute flight from Perth with a short drive from camp to site, meaning you spend less time travelling to and from work

Full time direct employment, a competitive salary and the opportunity to be a part of the world's largest Mining Services Provider: Thiess Mining & Metals

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