Bajool DBS blasting Operator Australian Mining QLD - iMINCO

Downer Mining Bajool DBS blasting Operator Australian Mining QLD Mining Information

Bajool DBS Blasting Operator Australia Mine

Bajool DBS blasting Operator Australian Mining QLD

Bajool DBS blasting Operator Australian Mining Mining Information

Downer is a diversified engineering and services business. With over 19,000 employees they build strong relationships of trust with the customers, truly understanding and predicting their needs and bringing them world leading insights and solutions.

Mining division is Australia’s leading diversified mining contractor. As part of this team you’ll join a group of innovative thinkers who work together to provide safe, ethical and environmentally conscious outcomes that exceed customer expectations.

Position summary

Bajool DBS blasting Operator Australian Mining Mining Information

DBS is one of the largest blasting services providers in the Australian mining industry. It provides innovative blasting solutions to over 20 projects across Australia, with a fleet of over 50 Mobile Processing Units, four state-of-the-art emulsion-manufacturing facilities and a 300-strong workforce. For over a decade DBS has gone the Extra Mile to provide a flexible, collaborative and pioneering blasting service to its impressive list of major resources sector customers. As a wholly owned subsidiary of Downer Mining, it has the backing and scale of a leading mining services company, but the personal touch of a smaller one.

This is a full-time – fixed term role for 2- 3 months initially. Working on a Life Style Roster 4/5, 5/4, 5/5 12hr D/N shift you will be reporting to the Manufacturing Supervisor, you will support the team and be responsible for a variety of forklift duties including loading and unloading trucks as well as general labouring activities around the site.

About you

  • Ability to work well within a team and unsupervised
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Hard working with a strong work ethic
  • Extensive labouring skills and experience are essential
  • Current forklift ticket is mandatory.
  • Must have a current SSAN certificate

In return they offer

  • Supportive, friendly team and great working environment
  • A genuine commitment to the health and safety of all employees

What they offer

  • Zero Harm initiative : A genuine commitment to the health and safety of all on the DBS Team
  • A residential role on an attractive family friendly roster
  • A diverse and supportive work environment where individuals are encouraged to show initiative
  • The opportunity to develop new skills within DBS
  • A fantastic field based opportunity where you can work independently

For further information please email To apply, please click on the link to submit your application.

Bajool DBS blasting Operator Australian Mining Mining Information

This role is being sourced directly by DBS and not through recruitment agencies. All applications will be treated with the utmost confidentiality. Screening will commence prior to closing date.

How to apply

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Learn more about the Bowen Basin mining location.

The Bowen Basin contains the largest coal reserves in Australia. This major coal producing region contains one of the world’s largest deposits of bituminous coal.

The Basin contains much of the known Permian coal resources in Queensland including virtually all of the known mineable prime coking coal. It was named for the Bowen River, itself named after Queensland’s first Governor, Sir George Bowen.

The Bowen Basin covers an area of over 60,000 square kilometres in Central Queensland running from Collinsville to Theodore and is dotted with many coal mines operated by multiple mining companies.

Caterpillar Haul truck 793

Caterpillar Haul truck 793

The 793F has a load cpacityof 226.8 ton (US) and a top speed of 60 kilometres an hour. It's a turbocharged air-to-air aftercooled diesel engine that has enhanced power management capability for maximum hauling performance. The C175-16 is a 16-cylinder, four-stroke design that uses long, effective power strokes for optimum efficiency.

The 793F, is an autonomous-driven truck. Over 100 793F trucks are now operating via Command for hauling, the Cat autonomous truck operations system, which is a part of Cat MineStar™

Read more about the CAT 793 automomous mining dump truck on our website.

Resources and Infrastructure Industry (RII)

Commonly refered to as Black Coal Competency (BCC), the RII competency is one that can be attained by an operator who has previously worked in the industry and has completed a number of operating hours on various types of machinery.

RII competency is granted to prove correct and safe operation of mine site machinery. It is a very useful qualification to have, as it confirms the operator has the required experience and expertise.

Find out more about RII Competencies here

You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.

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