Blast Hole Driller Opencut mining Karara mine WA - iMINCO Mining

Downer Mining are currently seeking an experienced Blast Hole Drillers to join the team at Karara

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Blast Hole Driller – Karara mine WA

Downer Mining provides open cut mining services at Karara mine, including drilling, blasting, loading, haulage and stockpile re handle. The operation is a conventional pit with a 30Mtpa mining rate. The Karara pit will feed the client-run processing plant, which will produce 8Mtpa of magnetite concentrate. The concentrate will be transported by rail to Geraldton for shipment.

Suitable candidates must have the following:

  • Previous blast hole drilling experience in Iron Ore
  • Previous experience with large diameter DTH and Rotary drilling methods
  • Demonstrated commitment to health and safety
  • Effective communication and teamwork skills
  • Previous operation of Bucyrus SKS, SKSS, SKL, Cat MD6420, Pit Viper and Cubex drills will be well regarded
  • Current manual C-class license essential, HR license would be advantageous

Blast Hole Driller Opencut mining Karara mine WA

What they can offer

  • An excellent remuneration package
  • An outstanding 2/1 roster from Perth and Geraldton to maintain your work/life balance
  • An overriding commitment to zero harm
  • A Supportive work environment with professional development opportunities

Located 40 minutes from Perth by plane, this project offers a 2:1 FIFO roster from Perth and DIDO from Geraldton. The site has a new camp offering modern unsuited rooms, with the latest modern amenities including sporting & recreational facilities.

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