Underground Infrastructure person
Job no: 498463
Work type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Dugald River Mine
MMG Limited is a publicly-listed global base metal mining company recognised 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. We recognise the unique value your contribution makes to the progress of our company and the communities in which we operate.
We currently have a fantastic opportunity for experienced and ambitious Underground Infrastructure person to join our team at Dugald River Mine.
Reporting to the Mining Supervisor, you will be responsible for the construction, operation and maintenance of underground mine infrastructure to ensure that production targets are achieved safely and efficiently.
Your key responsibilities within the role will include the:
Installation of the mine paste fill reticulation system
Inspection of the paste fill reticulation system integrity during paste fill placement
Construction of ventilation bulkheads, ventilation controls and paste fill bulkheads
Miscellaneous construction activities including forming and pouring concrete pads
Installation of underground services including ventilation fans, ducting and services
Installation of stope stop logs
Safe use of an airleg/stoper
Safe operation of Integrated Tool (IT) carriers
Maintenance of a high standard of housekeeping on equipment and in the work area
To be successful in this role, you will possess a strong safety focus, be a problem solver and have extensive experience in service work in a similar role within the underground mining environment. A current first aid certificate and a valid driver’s licence are essential. Working at heights and dogging/rigging qualifications are desirable.
This role is based on an 8/6, 7/7 (Dayshift and Nightshift) roster, drive in drive out from Cloncurry or Mount Isa. Relocation support will be available for successful candidates who reside outside of the local region who wish to relocate to the Cloncurry or Mount Isa districts.
Remuneration for this role includes a competitive salary package and a generous local allowance.
On-site accommodation at Dugald River is provided in 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 Centre, sporting, brand new swimming pool and gym facilities.
As a company, we strive for the best in safety, environmental protection, production standards and overall operational excellence. We 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 at
http://careers.mmg.com before the application closing date.
Persons of Kalkadoon heritage and other local Indigenous groups are encouraged to apply.
All applicants must apply directly to MMG to be considered - in this instance, we will not be accepting any submissions from recruitment agencies.
Advertised: E. Australia Standard Time 20 Nov 2020
Applications close: E. Australia Standard Time
10 Dec 2020
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