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Blast Crew Operator

Job Highlights

  • 8/6 Day shift Roster

  • Residential Paraburdoo

  • Opportunities for fulltime employment in the future

About our Client

Rio Tinto operates the worldâs largest integrated portfolio of iron ore assets. These assets include a world-class, integrated network of 15 iron ore mines, four port facilities, a 1,700 kilometre rail network and related infrastructure. Rio Tinto are expanding operations in the Pilbara to epic proportions while introducing next generation technologies to deliver greater efficiency, lower production costs and improved health, safety and environmental performance.

About the Role

Supporting the drill and blast team at Rio Tintoâs Mesa J (Pannawonica) mine site, you will be required to prime and load blast holes, mark up drill patterns, check drilling depths as well as various other activities associated with the safe and secure blasting operations on site. Blast crew operators are required to physically fit and have a tolerance for working outdoors in harsh conditions. As a key member of a high performing team, you will play an integral role in implementing our client's production requirements.

Skills and Experience

  • 12 months + blast crew experiencee

  • WA issued Dangerous Goods Security Card

  • Manual C Class Australian issued Drivers Licence (minimum)

  • HR driversâ licence (highly desirable)

About WorkPac

WorkPac is Australiaâs leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, light industrial and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the countryâs leading companies to deliver rewarding permanent, contract, temporary and traineeship recruitment opportunities.

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Click onto the apply button. For more information contact:

Cherie Nicholas - Recruitment Coordinator

Phone contact: 08 9591 0393

WorkPac - Rio Tinto Project Services

Reference no. TMPRIJ202376492

At WorkPac, we recognise 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: Blast Crew Operator
Contract type: Casual
Location: Australia, Regional WA - Port Hedland, Karratha & Pilbara, Regional WA
Industry: Drilling Mining, Oil and Gas
Job expiry: 2023-12-13
Reference: TMPRIJ202376492