Jumbo Operator - Relocate to New Zealand

15 Sep 2022

  • No more FIFO - Live and work in Waihi, the gateway to the stunning Coromandel region
  • Competitive hourly rate plus Southern Cross Health Insurance plus free gym membership
  • Grow your career with an international gold mining business

The role

Safely and efficiently operate Jumbo development drills in order to mine headings and install ground support as per mine standards. At all times, display a high degree of professionalism and quality of work to ensure that cost effective productivity is delivered.

Key tasks and responsibilities:

  • Ensure all headings bored are mined on line and to grade
  • Working accurately, with minimum overbreak
  • Making sure that all headings mined comply with standards
  • Mentor style approach and teamwork
  • Lead by example and fulfil all job responsibilities competently
  • Perform all work and associated functions safely

The successful candidate will have the following:

  • Full and current driver's licence and confidence driving manual vehicles over rough terrain
  • Current First Aid Certificate
  • A minimum of eight years underground mining experience, two of which operating a Jumbo
  • Ability to install bolts and mesh and bore headings
  • Proven drill and jumbo operational experience
  • Must have previous experience as a Loader Operator and Development Charge Up

About us

OceanaGold is a multinational gold producer committed to the highest standards of technical, environmental and social performance. For more than 30 years, we have been contributing to excellence in our industry by delivering sustainable environmental and social outcomes for our communities, and strong returns for our shareholders.

Our global exploration, development, and operating experience has created a significant pipeline of organic growth opportunities and a portfolio of established operating assets including the Didipio Mine in the Philippines; Macraes and Waihi operations in New Zealand; and the Haile Gold Mine in the United States of America. The gold, copper, and silver we produce are essential to the renewable energy and transport sectors, life-saving medical devices and technology that connects communities around the world. They also contribute to sustainable economic growth in the regions where we operate and direct employment for more than 2,300 people.

Our operations are supported by a corporate office located in Brisbane, Australia.

Check us out - https://oceanagold.com/about-us/


OceanaGold is committed to providing equal employment opportunities.

If you share the same values and have what we are looking for, please apply online now via our website: www.careers.oceanagold.com

Applications close on Thursday, 29 September 2022. Shortlisting will commence immediately. Applicants must be eligible to work in New Zealand.

No applications from employment agencies will be accepted.

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29 Sep 2022
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