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Jumbo Operator

Job no: 499262
Work type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Rosebery Mine

We are MMG and we mine for progress.

At MMG, we mine to create wealth for our people, our communities and shareholders.

Working in partnership with our major shareholder – China Minmetals – our vision is to build the world’s most respected mining company.

We are guided by our Code of Conduct and our values of thinking safety first, respecting each other, working together, doing what we say and wanting to be better.

MMG Rosebery:

Rosebery is an underground polymetallic base metal mine located in the township of Rosebery in Tasmania, Australia and is 100% owned by MMG Limited.

With continuous production since 1936 Rosebery mine has current potential to extend life beyond 2028.  This underground mine has continually attracted and produced world class professionals. With a strong community focus and core values including safety and integrity, we are proud of our role in community development and our economic contribution to the local Tasmanian industry.

The operation continues to deliver excellent operational performance and employs over 500 employees and contractors who reside in the local region.

Level A Operator (Jumbo Operator)

To support our vision of continued growth and ongoing operation of our Rosebery Mine, MMG have several exciting opportunities available for experienced underground Mining Operators who have significant experience operating a Jumbo

Reporting to the Mine Supervisor, successful candidates will be responsible for Responsible for drilling, bolting and installation of ground support using a Jumbo Machine and utilising your skills for the reinforcement of robust mining processes and practices.

On a shift to shift basis you will be responsible for:

  • Operating boom to scale face, drill holes for ground support.
  • Bolt, mesh and bore multiple headings per shift.
  • Decline, incline and level development.
  • Installing ground support as per standard and requirements.  
  • Read and interpret mining instructions.
  • Keeping accurate records of activities in accordance with established standards.
  • Directing and coordinating Jumbo Offsider / Nipper to maximise production in a safe and efficient manner.

Qualifications, competencies & Skills

  • A manual C Class driver’s license
  • Experience operating Jumbo Machine
  • First aid certificate – Desirable
  • Extensive knowledge off underground mining equipment and techniques
  • An unwavering commitment to safe work practices
  • A willingness to work collaboratively as a team and support the Company Values
  • Strong Communication Skills
  • A willingness to partake in Pre-Employment Medical and D&A Screen.
  • A willingness to partake in Pre-Employment Background checks.
  • Previous underground mining experience is essential

What we offer

  • A safety-first culture
  • An attractive remuneration including an incentive scheme, accommodation and allowances.
  • A workplace that fosters diversity and inclusiveness, and supports our people with the systems, skills and behaviours required to live our values.
  • Relocation support where required to the point of hire

As a company, MMG strives for the best in safety, environmental protection, production standards and overall operational excellence. We are an equal opportunity employer who values and respects diversity. We recognise the unique value your contribution makes to the progress of our company and the communities in which we operate.

To know more about MMG please visit our webpage https://www.mmg.com/

If you share our values and feel that you could make a meaningful difference in this role, please apply online before the application closing date.

 

Advertised: Tasmania Standard Time
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At MMG, our aim is to recruit diverse, talented people and to encourage them in their professional and personal development.

Our intent is to create a workplace that fosters diversity and inclusiveness, and supports our people with the systems, skills and behaviours required to live our values.

Our goal for diversity and inclusion is to create an environment where diversity and inclusion is utilised across the business to drive high performance and superior results.

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We typically have annual graduate and undergraduate intakes for the major regions in which we operate such as Australia, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Lao PDR and Peru.

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Headquartered in Melbourne, Australia, MMG is a mid-tier, global producer of base metals including copper and zinc.

MMG is listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEx: 1208), and operates and develops copper, zinc and other base metals products across Australia, the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Peru.

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