Underground Mine Operators (Waihi Operation)

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  • Permanent and varied roles

The role

There is an exciting opportunity for experienced Underground Mine Operators to join our Waihi Operation within a team that is committed to achieving an injury free work environment, who have a high regard for personal safety, fitness for work, and the safety of their workmates.

You will need to have a proven safety record and previous experience working in an underground mine.

We are looking to fill vacancies in a number of roles including:

  • Nipper's
  • Jumbo Operators
  • Loader Operators
  • Charge Crew

If you are looking for a new challenge and thrive on teamwork and working safely, then we want to hear from you!

The successful candidate will have:

  • ideally at least two years' experience in an underground mining operation
  • a commitment to workplace health and safety
  • attention to detail
  • the ability to think quickly
  • problem solving capabilities
  • a full class 1 driver's licence
  • the ability to pass a pre-employment medical examination.

About the company

OceanaGold Corporation is a mid-tier, multinational gold producer with assets in the Philippines, New Zealand and the United States. On the North Island of New Zealand, the Company operates the high-grade Waihi Gold Mine while on the South Island; the Company operates the country's largest gold mine, the Macraes Goldfield.

At OceanaGold, health and safety is paramount to the success of our business as are employees who engage in behaviours that align with our values.


OceanaGold is committed to providing equal employment opportunities.

If you share the same values and are ready to lead, coach and drive culture change then please apply via our website www.careers.oceanagold.com

Applications close Thursday, 8 February 2018.


5 Feb 2018

Work Type:
New Zealand
Waihi Operations
Date expires:
8 Mar 2018
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