Mine Control Operator
Job no: 499674
Work type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Dugald River 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 Dugald River:
Dugald River is one of the world’s top 10 zinc operations, located near Cloncurry in North West Queensland. Dugald River was successfully commissioned ahead of schedule and under budget, with first production of zinc concentrate leaving Dugald River in November 2017. Dugald River is estimated to have a mine life of 20+ years to process an average of 1.7 million tonnes of ore per annum. The operation predominantly produces zinc concentrate, with by-products including lead and silver.
Mine Control Operator
Reporting to the Superintendent – Mine Technical Services, this role will be responsible for the accurate and timely collection of data management for all mine operations in a timely, safe and efficient manner and in accordance with Company site requirements.
This role will be based on an 8/6, 7/7 (days and nights) roster, drive in drive out (DIDO) from Cloncurry or Mount Isa or FIFO from Townsville 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.
Key accountabilities include:
Displaying an unwavering commitment to safe work practices
Timely and clear radio communications
Recording all physical activities
Clear and professional communication with all stakeholders
Assisting the Mines Emergency Coordinator during mock and actual mine emergency
Liaise and provide real time situational reports to the underground shift supervisors
The ability to effectively evaluate and prioritise all tasks in accordance to Mine requirements
Other miscellaneous administrative duties as required
Qualifications and Skills required:
Analytical in your approach and self-motivated
Calm under pressure in a busy environment and able to make decisions quickly
Confident multi-tasker and meticulous attention to detail
A strong clear and concise communicator
Proficient in the operations of the Pitram System including DOME.
SAP and IEM experience
Possess the ability to work as part of a team
Intermediate to advanced MS Office computer skills
Knowledge of underground mine operations
What we offer
Flexible FIFO from Townville
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 state of the art Gym/Female's Only Gym.
For candidates residing in the local community: -
Access to MMG Charter flights to Brisbane and Townsville for family/leisure purposes
Financial Support for families where children attend boarding school
Retention payment for long term Cloncurry residents
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. 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. To know more about MMG please visit our webpage
MMG is committed to supporting our local communities of Cloncurry Shire and Mount Isa City Council Local Government Areas. MMG encourages local residents to apply for opportunities at Dugald River.
Advertised: E. Australia Standard Time 14 Apr 2023
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