Production Driller - Carrapateena

Location: Carrapateena Posted Date: May 23, 2020
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Employer Job Id: 567585 Careermine Job Id: 1842534
Production Driller - Carrapateena
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Job type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Carrapateena
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.
Position summary
Downer Mining is currently seeking experienced underground Production Driller professionals to join us on a full-time, permanent basis, for our contract at the Carrapateena mine site, near Port Augusta, South Australia.

This is a world class operation with an extensive mine life and we are looking for mining professionals to work with Downer and Oz Minerals to deliver project success.

The roster are even time (14 on and 14 off), a charter flight is provided to Carrapateena from Adelaide or Port Augusta weekly.

  • Proven underground hard rock experience is essential
  • Experience working underground as a Production Driller
  • Hold a current Australian manual drivers licence - C Class
  • Willing and able to pass Pre-employment checks including drug and alcohol and National Police Check
  • Be production orientated with a focus on achieving results without compromising safe work or quality standards
  • You will have initiative and a flexible approach to work with effective communication skills
  • Physical capability, including the ability to work night shifts, in hot and/or confined spaces and underground.

  • Our Zero Harm initiative: A genuine commitment to the health and safety of all employee
  • Attractive & competitive remuneration
  • A diverse and supportive work environment where individuals are encouraged to show initiative
  • The chance to join a dynamic and successful business within the Downer group

If you would like to apply for these opportunities, please click the Apply link now and complete the online application.