Electronic Initiation Technician – Brisbane
Working at Dyno Nobel provides the opportunity to be a part of an industry leading innovator in the explosives industry. Dyno Nobel, a business of Incitec Pivot Limited, is a global leader in commercial explosives. Due to continued results and world-leading innovation, customers in the mining, quarry, construction, pipeline and geophysical exploration industries choose Dyno Nobel. Dyno Nobel operates in multiple countries and geographies across the globe. Dyno Nobel is the market leader in North America – the largest explosives market in the world – and the second largest supplier in Australia – the third largest explosives market in the world.
Due to continued growth within the organization they are currently seeking an Electronic Initiation Technician to provide support and training to regional sites in relation to the introduction and use of Electronic Initiation Systems. Reporting through to the Technical Manager this is an excellent opportunity for an experienced shotfirer, supervisor or mining engineer/professional to take their skills to the next level.
You will be responsible for managing all operational aspects of electronic detonator conversions and trials at allocated sites and engaging appropriate resources to assist where required.
Your excellent interpersonal attributes and sound knowledge of blasting will enable you to become a key link at customer sites undertaking demonstrations and training, with the aim of improving efficiencies and bottom line results for our customers in converting their blasting
Successful in this role you will require:
- Excellent facilitation and interpersonal skills (Cert IV Training & Assessment would be ideal)
- Shotfirer’s License
- Dangerous Goods Security Card
- Extensive blasting related experience
- Demonstrated understanding of drill & blast technology
- High degree of computer literacy
- Ability to travel to regional Dyno Nobel sites on a frequent basis
If you are a committed team player with a strong emphasis on safety, relationship building and achieving results we want to hear from you. Your ability to develop and manage customer & contractor relationships coupled with a focus on innovation and continuous improvement will see you thrive in this dynamic environment.
The culture of safety is paramount and you will play an integral part in promoting Health Safety & Environment (HSE) procedures to ensure Zero Harm at all times. You will also be familiar with modern safety practices as well as have the ability to pass a pre-employment medical assessment (including a drug and alcohol screen) and obtain a Security Sensitive Ammonium Nitrate (SSAN) clearance.
At the heart of Incitec Pivot’s culture is business excellence and they seek like-minded individuals who treat the business as their own and who strive to challenge and improve the status quo, focusing on improving productivity whilst maintaining zero harm for everyone, everywhere.
The culture of safety is paramount and you will play an integral part in promoting Health Safety & Environment (HSE) procedures to ensure Zero Harm at all times. You will also be familiar with modern safety practices as well as have the ability to pass a pre-employment medical assessment (including a drug and alcohol screen).
We support diversity in the workplace; women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people with a multicultural background are strongly encouraged to apply.
Incitec Pivot Limited is a proud member of the Diversity Council of Australia and Male Champions of Change, and holds a State Chair position on the National Association of Women in Operations.
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