Mine Controller

via McKinlay, QLD, Australia
May 11, 2022
Jun 10, 2022
Full Time
About the role

We are currently seeking applications from motivated individuals to fill the position of Underground Mine Controller

The role is 8/6 Dayshift/Nightshift roster ideally Fly-in/Fly-out from Townsville, Brisbane or Cairns or Drive-in/Drive-out from the Mount Isa area.

Some of your main responsibilities will include:

About you

  • Monitor, and report on various aspects of underground operations, including movement of equipment and personnel
  • Monitor and record operational data and equipment status in the PitRAM system with a high degree of accuracy
  • Provide support and information to the Supervisors
  • Provide and support communication links between production, maintenance, technical services, and operations personnel
  • Emergency first point of contact
  • General duties associated with communications and administration

You'll be a great fit if you have:

  • Experience with Micromine PitRAM
  • Mine site experience and understanding of safety processes and systems
  • Have a high level of computer literacy and comfort with technology
  • The ability to work under pressure and manage competing priorities
  • Experience in mining operations, with knowledge of daily mine workings or previous operation control room exposure
  • High attention to detail and the ability to pick things up very quickly
    Good interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
  • Must have the right to work in Australia
  • A commitment to a positive safety culture

Our benefits
  • Competitive salaries
  • Incentive bonuses
  • Industry leading parental leave and family care policy
  • Education and career development
  • Participation in the Employee Share Plan
  • Additional employer superannuation contributions which depend on level of employee contributions you choose

Our Culture

At South32, our people are fundamental to our success. We're focused on creating an inclusive workplace, with the right people in the right roles, who are engaged, empowered, and appropriately rewarded.

We aspire to be an inclusive organisation, where our workforce reflects the broader demographic of the countries and communities where we operate.

South32 embraces diversity and encourages applications from people of all backgrounds.

Please note this job advert will close on the 30th May 2022.