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571731
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Full Time - Permanent
Location
Perth, Geraldton, Karara
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Operations/Production
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Mine Production Operators & (TLO/SS) - Karara


Apply now Job ID: 571731
Job type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Perth, Geraldton, Karara
Categories: Operations/Production


Who we are


Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. Through trusted relationships and world leading insight we work closely with our customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities.

Our Mining, Energy and Industrial division provides engineering and construction, contract mining and asset services to customers in the resources, energy, power generation and industrial sectors. As part of this team, you’ll join a group of innovative thinkers who work together to deliver market-leading, safe, cost effective and environmentally friendly outcomes that exceed customer expectations.

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Who We Are

Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. Through trusted relationships and world leading insight we work closely with our customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities.

As part of the Mining Team,  you will join a group of innovative thinkers who work together to deliver market-leading, safe, cost effective and environmentally friendly outcomes that exceed customer expectations.

Being part of the Downer family means having access to a wide range of benefits including study assistance, training programs, employee mentoring, local health check-up programs, Paid parking at Perth Airport. These are just a few of the many benefits on offer that make Downer a fantastic place to work.

Downer Mining provides open cut mining services at Karara mine, including drilling, blasting, loading, train load out , site services , haulage and stockpile rehandle. The operation is a conventional pit with a 30Mtpa mining rate. The Karara pit will feed the client-run processing plant, which will produce 8Mtpa of magnetite concentrate. The concentrate will be transported by rail to Geraldton for shipment.

Reporting to the Production Superintendent, as a key member of a high performing team you will play an integral role in implementing the client's project requirements. You will perform safe and effective production outcomes and continuous improvement principles pertaining to surface excavation, whilst operating mobile plant equipment.

We are currently seeking experienced and motivated Production Operators at Karara to operate the following equipment:

  • Cat 777, 793C/F Trucks
  • Dozer CAT D10, D11
  • Grader CAT16M
  • Excavator 300 tonne and upwards,
  • CAT 6060, 6050 Face Shovel, RH 340, PC 1250, 4000

Located 40 minutes from Perth by plane, this project offers a 2:1 FIFO roster from Perth or bus from Geraldton. Downer offers healthy work/life balance which extends to the onsite facilities available. 

ABOUT YOU

  • Experience in operating the above listed equipment within an open cut mining environment is essential
  • High levels of initiative and the ability to work well under pressure
  • Effective communication skills
  • Safety focus with a high attention to detail to abide by site safety processes

WHAT WE OFFER

  • Competitive hourly rate $$
  • An overriding commitment to Zero Harm
  • Supportive work environment and career progression opportunities
  • An opportunity to join a diverse and inclusive leading edge business
  • Great systems and processes in place 

This is a permanent employment opportunity for an individual with passion and drive to contribute to the ongoing development of Downer Mining.

To be considered for this role please apply to this application, or alternatively, contact Karen Watt on (08) 6212 9529 for more information   

Please note:  Point of Hire is Perth.

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Closing Date: W. Australia Standard Time


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