Mine Technician (Blast) - Dawson Mine

Location: Moura Qld Posted Date: August 14, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 730889 Careermine Job Id: 1795994



Anglo American is a leading global mining company and our products are the essential ingredients in almost every aspect of modern life. Our portfolio of world-class competitive mining operations and undeveloped resources provides the metals and minerals that enable a cleaner, more electrified world and that meet the fast growing consumer-driven demands of the world's developed and maturing economies. With our people at the heart of our business, we use innovative practices and the latest technologies to discover new resources and mine, process, move and market our products to our customers around the world - safely, responsibly and sustainably.

As a responsible miner - of diamonds (through De Beers), copper, platinum group metals, iron ore, coal and nickel - we are the custodians of what are precious natural resources. We work together with our business partners and diverse stakeholders to unlock the sustainable value that those resources represent for our shareholders, the communities and countries in which we operate, and for society as a whole. Anglo American is re-imagining mining to improve people's lives.

At Anglo American, we promote an inclusive and diverse environment where every colleague is valued and respected for who they are, and has the opportunity to fulfil their potential. We encourage all suitable applicants to apply for vacancies, including women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.

Mine Technicians (Blast) - Dawson Mine

We would like to invite applications from experienced safety focused Mine Technicians to join our Dawson Mine Blast team. The successful candidate must have a minimum two years' experience working as part of a blast crew on an open cut coal mine and a HR licence. A Queensland Shotfiring Permit will be highly regarded.

You will have a gained a strong understanding of drill and blast activities and operations on a coal mine site, aware of legislative requirements and have a track record of consistently and safely meeting production targets in line with mine plan.

Some activities will include but not limited to:
  • Loading and firing bulk explosives
  • Handling of explosive material
  • Completing inventory checks
  • Working with electronic initiating systems

You will be employed directly under the Dawson Mines Collective Enterprise Agreement 2017 on a 7/7 dayshift roster and we offer subsidised camp accommodation.

In return for your commitment, we offer very competitive salary and training and career development opportunities.

To apply online visit www.angloamerican.com.au and quote the relevant reference number.

Ref No: 730889

Applications close 1 September 2019

Please note, screening and interviews may take place prior to closing date - applications may also close before this date.

Anglo American's Metallurgical Coal Business does not accept applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Advertised: 12 Aug 2019 E. Australia Standard Time
Applications close: 01 Sep 2019 23:55 E. Australia Standard Time