Mining Crew Heavy Duty Operator
Sibelco mines and manufactures a wide range of mineral products for both local and international markets. Founded in 1872, Sibelco began in Europe and has grown into one of the largest industrial minerals companies in the world – privately owned and multinational, there vision is to be the best Global Material Solutions Company. They are market driven, operationally excellent and offer a compelling culture.
They are currently seeking an experienced Mining Crew Operator to join the team at Sibelco’s Galong Mine and Lime processing plant on the Central West tablelands of NSW. Reporting to the Mining Superintendent, this permanent full time role will be primarily responsible for the safe and efficient operation of heavy earthmoving and processing equipment in pursuit of quality raw limestone to feed the Kiln, as well as assist with all facets of the mining operation.
The successful applicant will;
- Be proactive with safety and possess the ability to help implement and follow safety procedures
- Have a current driver’s license
- Have experience operating dump trucks, front-end loaders, excavators, crushing or screening plants and hold the relevant competencies
- Be an experienced operator with previous load and haul experience in a multi bench, open pit, mining operation
- Be ready to challenge the norm and be part of a growing mining project that is focused on achieving the best possible outcomes and quality standards across the operation
- Be computer literate and have an understanding of Microsoft office suites
The roles at Galong are multi-disciplined within the mining team and focus on the correct extraction of ore with minimal contamination. A willingness to develop skills and take on training and instruction with a positive attitude are fundamental to the role.
Above award conditions and remuneration is available for the right candidate and please note this is not a FIFO or shift work position and successful applicants would be expected to live in the general region.
The successful candidate will have the ability to communicate and work with a variety of people at a range of organizational levels, and will have a positive attitude towards safety with an ability to demonstrate leadership in this area. You will also have a commitment to Quality, Health and Safety and Environmental requirements and legislation, and will be successful at working as part of a team.
Sibelco’s culture is built on the core behaviours of building positive relationships , taking responsibility and supporting others . The successful candidate will model and foster this great culture across the business and in return will be rewarded with a competitive remuneration package and the exciting opportunity to help shape this agile and growing business.
Sibelco recognize the strength of diverse global workforce and value difference and inclusion for all. Their rich mix of people bring an exciting exchange of ideas and knowledge to keep moving forward and innovating new solutions.
They seek talent of all backgrounds and abilities and continue to develop leaders and culture to help all employees to grow and reach their full potential.
Applications (cover letter & CV) can be sent to www.sibelco.com/careers no later than 27th April 2018.
How to apply
This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic mining operation that recognizes achievement and offers genuine career opportunities. Don’t forget you will need the appropriate mine site qualifications such as Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training*Apply for Mining Crew Heavy Duty Operator Sibelco mines Australia
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.
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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.
You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.