Josh Little-Jones

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Jumbo Operator

Industry

Infrastructure & Mining

Salary/Rate

Location

QLD

Type

Full Time

FIFO with accommodation and meals provided. Long term work on offer with a reputable principal miner in NSW. Epiroc drill experience highly regarded.

  • Join a highly regarded mining principal at the forefront of the industry
  • Long term role with job security
  • 7:7 roster, options to relocate (central NSW) or DIDO/ FIFO

The company

With an impressive portfolio of mine sites this mining principal has a reputation built on safety, people and career development. With a lengthy mine life at site, this operation in central NSW offers:

  • The chance to work on modern UG mining machinery
  • Opportunity to upskill and start (or continue) a career in UG hard rock mining
  • The chance to relocate and become well connected in a close-knit regional town

The mine site

Located in Orange in central NSW, this large UG hard rock mine supports the careers of up to 700 people in the local vicinity. The mine production division at site offers; -

  • 7:7 roster - days/ nights (12-hour shifts)
  • The chance to upskill on modern UG mining machinery
  • A well-connected team culture, that believes in support and training
  • A wide range of training and development options
  • Option to DIDO, FIFO (if in NSW) or relocate to Orange and sleep in your own bed each night

Accommodation & meals

For those DIDO or FIFO accommodation and meals will be provided at a camp facility 20 minutes from the mine site;-

  • BIBO before and after each shift (provided by the company)
  • Large rooms with en suite facilities (you'll have your own room to return to each swing, not shared)
  • Excellent standard of food with a good spread each day for crib

Moving to central NSW (for those keen to relocate, not conpulsory)

Set in a picturesque wine region of NSW and supporting numerous and substantial industries there is no guessing why Orange is one of the fastest growing regional towns in NSW. The township offers:

  • Escape the rat race and enjoy sleeping in your own bed each night
  • A wide range of busy industries + supporting a large UG hard rock mine with a long mine life
  • Access to regional NSW towns + busy regional airports
  • Excellent local produce, cool-climate wines and fine dining restaurants
  • Wine tours, bike tracks, 3 quality golf courses, restaurants and cafes, outback camping, museums, galleries, theatres, libraries and explore historic villages

The role

Reporting to the shift boss on your crew you will enjoy working as a Jumbo Operator on Epiroc M2D development drill rigs. Working in a close knit team you will be involved with;-

  • Development drill operations
  • Construction project work expanding and developing the mine
  • Working to development targets

Your skills and experience

You will come from a background working as a jumbo operator in an UG hard rock mine. Your 8+ years previous experience working with Sandvik or Epiroc development drills will put you in a great position with the tasks you face. You will also have;

  • Have strong UG hard rock mining experience
  • Excellent safety record and attitude towards safety
  • Ability to work unsupervised and in a team environment
  • M2D experience (highly regarded)
  • Manual drivers license

The opportunity and why apply

This is a great opportunity to forward your career with a sort after mining principal and an employer of choice for many in the industry. You will enjoy;

  • Long term role on offer with the mining principal
  • Modern, clean accommodation provided (with sheets and towels) - for those DIDO/ FIFO
  • Wide range of training and development opportunities available (from day 1)
  • Move to central NSW and a township with a bustling community
  • Option to DIDO with a healthy allowance for travel (85c per km travelled going in and out)
  • Options to FIFO with all flights, transfers provided (NSW residents)
  • Join a site with a rich history of success and a future of expansions ahead
  • Attractive earning potential working a 7:7 roster, 12 hour shifts

Don't miss out on this recruitment drive to secure a long-term opportunity on site. These roles won't be available for long, so apply now for an opportunity to move your career forward in UG mining.

Call Josh Little-Jones on 0420 462 066 for more information and to view a site pack on the

Josh Little-Jones | jlittlejones@marble.com.au | 0420 462 066

Marble Team Mining - Director

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