Mining Process Operator – Mine Development Queensland
Mining Process Operator Mine Development Project QLD
MMG Limited is a publicly-listed global base metal mining company recognized as a leading producer of copper and zinc. As an international business, MMG strives to create an inclusive culture by bringing together people from diverse backgrounds and experiences. They recognize the unique value your contribution makes to the progress of our company and the communities in which they operate.
MMG’s inaugural mine development project, Dugald River, is a world-class zinc-lead-silver deposit located in north-west Queensland.Reporting to the Processing Supervisor, you will be responsible for executing the production plan and adjusting the plant to meet operational targets where there are changing requirements.
You will contribute to the development of a culture of self- managed team work that achieves consistent high level of performance.
To be successful in this role
- You will need to possess a safety focus, be a strong problem solver and have extensive processing and maintenance knowledge.
- You will also have a working knowledge of grinding and base metals flotation processes. A valid driver’s license is essential. A current First Aid certificate, working at heights, confined spaces and S1, S2 and S3 tickets are preferred.
As a successful incumbent, you will have proven experience within the base metals sector, specifically lead / zinc, with experience in crushing/Grinding/Flotation, Concentrate Filtration and Paste fill plant unit operations. Licenses to operate Skid steer loader (bob cat), Forklift, Overhead gantry crane and Basic rigging are preferred.
It will be
- Advantageous if you were to have operating license for JLG
- Elevated Work Platform
- Advanced rigging
- Certificate II/II/IV
- Metalliferous Processing
- Loader and LV (low voltage) rescue.
This role is available on a 14/7 roster (days and nights). MMG is supportive of their local communities and region. The role is available on a drive in drive out basis (DIDO) from the Cloncurry or Mount Isa Districts. Kalkadoon applicants are encouraged to apply.
On-site accommodation at Dugald River is fully air-conditioned en-suite rooms and includes meal service and room cleaning. The new village features, communal media facilities including 4G coverage, onsite Medical Center, sporting, brand new swimming pool and gym facilities. Remuneration for the role includes a competitive base salary and annual bonus.
As a company, they strive for the best in safety, environmental protection, production standards and overall operational excellence. They are an equal opportunity employer who values and respects diversity. If you share MMG’s values and feel that you could make a meaningful difference in this role, please apply online before the application closing date.
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Applicants should note that screening and interviews may take place prior to the advertised closing date and must apply directly to MMG to be considered. They will not be accepting submissions from recruitment agencies on this occasion.
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 Process Operator Mine Development Project QLD
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.