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Bench Hand/MMU Operator

Bench Hand - Entry Level Mining

  • 12.5 Hour shifts

  • 7/7 roster - DAYS ONLY

  • $50.06/hr

About the role:

We are looking for entry level candidates for Bench hand positions who have a good attitude and are mechanically minded with a Strong adherence to safety culture, policies and procedures to work at a local mine site in the Gunnedah Region. Our client stands at the forefront of the mining industry, delivering innovative blasting solutions worldwide.

What you will be doing:

  • You will be required to work 12.5hr day shift 7:7 roster.

  • Assist with the 'hands-on' delivery of explosive products down pre-drilled blast holes on bench;

  • Assisting Shotfirers& Drillers on site

  • Priming and loading blast holes

  • Maintain records of drill holes

  • Operating heavy machinery and equipment for mineral extraction, specializing in NTI bench operations.

  • Assisting in drilling, blasting, and excavation activities, adhering strictly to established protocols and safety standards.

  • Conducting regular maintenance and inspections on mining equipment to ensure optimal performance and reliability.

What you need

  • 1 years??? experience in a similar role or Mining experience would be beneficial however willing to consider candidates with demonstrated experience working in a manual labouring role

  • Willing to obtain UHL through Worksafe at your own cost

  • Willing to undertake a full Order 43 Medical, Drug & Alcohol Test

  • Dangerous Goods Licence preferable, however not essential

  • Provide 2 current workplace references

You will NOT be considered if you are not local to the area

About WorkPac

WorkPac is Australia??????s largest privately owned workforce services business with over 1.3 million registered candidates. We offer tailored solutions in recruitment, skills and career development across Mining, Construction, Healthcare and more. Our consistent promise to both candidates and clients is that choosing WorkPac is always a Good Move.

Apply Now

Click on the apply button or for more information contact:

Name: Rebecca Cooper
Recruitment Coordinator - Newcastle
Job Reference: NEWCIJ202498346

At WorkPac, we recognize we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.

Job title: Bench Hand/MMU Operator
Contract type: Casual
Location: Australia, Regional NSW - Tamworth & North West NSW, Regional New South Wales
Industry: Mining - Production Mining, Oil and Gas
Job expiry: 2024-06-27
Reference: NEWCIJ202498759