Blast Crew Operator

Location: Western Australia Posted Date: November 8, 2019
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Employer Job Id: TMPRIJ201948716 Careermine Job Id: 1818941
Job Highlights
  • Family friendly roster 8&6
  • FIFO from Perth
  • Weekly Wages


About our Client

Rio Tinto operates the world's largest integrated portfolio of iron ore assets. These assets include a world-class, integrated network of 15 iron ore mines, four port facilities, a 1,700 kilometre rail network and related infrastructure. Rio Tinto are expanding operations in the Pilbara to epic proportions while introducing next generation technologies to deliver greater efficiency, lower production costs and improved health, safety and environmental performance.

About the Role

An ongoing opportunity exists for experienced or entry level blast crew operators based at Rio Tinto's Brockman 2 mine site.

Reporting to the Drill & Blast Superintendent, you will be associated with the safe and secure operation of all blast crew duties on site , you will be required to prime and load blast holes, mark up drill patterns, check drilling depths as well as various other activities associated with the safe and secure blasting operations on site

As a key member of a high performing team, you will play an integral role in implementing our client's production requirements.

Skills and Experience
  • Experienced Blast Crew Operator / Shotfirer
  • WA issued Dangerous Goods Security Card or Willing to get one
  • Manual C Class Australian issued Drivers Licence (minimum)


About WorkPac

WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, light industrial and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding permanent, contract, temporary and traineeship recruitment opportunities.

Apply Now

Click onto the apply button. For more information contact:
  • Vaishnave Thangarasu - Recruitment Coordinator
  • Phone contact: 6462 1118
  • WorkPac - Rio Tinto Project Services
  • Reference no. TMPRIJ201948716


At WorkPac, we recognise we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.