SHOTFIRER AND BLAST CREW

Perth - All Perth Full Time Permanent


Job Details

Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. Through trusted relationships and world leading insight we work closely with our customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities.

Our Mining, Energy and Industrial division provides engineering and construction, contract mining and asset services to customers in the resources, energy, power generation and industrial sectors. As part of this team, you’ll join a group of innovative thinkers who work together to deliver market-leading, safe, cost effective and environmentally friendly outcomes that exceed customer expectations.

POSITION SUMMARY


Who We Are

Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. Through trusted relationships and world leading insight we work closely with our customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities.

As part of the Mining team, you'll join a group of innovative thinkers who work together to deliver market-leading, safe, cost effective and environmentally friendly outcomes that exceed customer expectations.

Position Summary

Downer Mining continues to strive forward with our WA projects in 2020; Karara, Cape Preston, Eliwana, Queens/Solomon and Gruyere.  

As a result, we are currently seeking several experienced Shotfirers and Blast Crew to join the Downer team on the FMG Eliwana Project on a 2:1 roster.  To be under consideration you would pride yourself on commitment to work in accordance with Downers values and demonstrated active involvement and leadership regarding Zero Harm, integrity and ethical behaviour, cooperation and teamwork, client relationships, people and innovation.

About You

Shotfirer Requirements

  • Maintain competencies of an experienced Shotfirer managing magazine stock control and cleanliness
  • Undertake required activities during charging and firing of shots
  • Carry out blasting operations in a safe and professional manner to ensure the achievement of the required blast results
  • Achieve blast results within environmental requirements
  • Complete shot reports, audit stock and report

Blast Crew Requirements:

  • Identify the blasthole locations and any non-conforming conditions in preparation for charging;
  • Prime and charge blastholes in accordance with the blast plan;
  • Ensure blast holes are charged in accordance with loading plan and identify non-conforming conditions;
  • Ensure that all bulk products manufactured are as per the product specifications (Technical Data Sheets);
  • Ensure blastholes are stemmed in accordance with blast plan;
  • Carry out blast tie-in (including the inspection of the connection system), in accordance with the blast plan under the direction of the Shotfirer
  • QAQC of Blast holes, Temp logging and recording of Data
  • Priming of blast holes

IN RETURN WE OFFER

  • The benefits of secure, full time employment including leave entitlements, superannuation and numerous financial, lifestyle, health and wellbeing benefits including salary sacrifice flights, novated leasing, discounts and support programs.
  • Set career progression opportunities through various training and mentoring programs
  • Great systems, procedures, equipment and people with an overriding commitment to Zero Harm
  • An opportunity to join a diverse and inclusive leading-edge business with operations throughout WA

All roles are FIFO from Perth, operating a 2/1 roster consisting of a week of days and a week of nights. We promote a healthy work/life balance will include excellent on-site living facilities including modern en-suite rooms with flat screen TV, Foxtel and a quality meal services when construction is completed.

If you fit the above criteria and have passion and drive to contribute to the ongoing development of Downer Mining, we would like to hear from you.

Please apply immediately via Seek or our Careers page to be considered.

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