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EOI - Operator Trainers

  • Location Telfer Gold Mine
  • Work Type Full Time - Permanent
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  • Job no: 498005
  • Categories: Telfer

Work Type: Full Time

Location: Telfer Gold Mine

Macmahon is a leading Australian contract mining company with projects throughout Australia and South East Asia.

Delivering a comprehensive range of surface mining, underground mining and engineering services to the resources sector, Macmahon offers great opportunities for a diverse and exciting career in mining.

The Telfer Gold Mine site, located in the Great Sandy Desert in the East Pilbara region of Western Australia, produces copper and gold. Macmahon commenced its operations at the Telfer mine site in February 2016 and is delivering the surface drill and blast, load and haul, mobile maintenance and rehandle mine functions.

Macmahon is currently seeking experienced Heavy Mining Machinery Operator Trainers to join our mining production team. This position will be on a continuous 2 weeks on / 1 week off roster, flying from Perth to the Telfer Project Site.

To be successful in this position you must have:

  • Proven experience training/operating of a variety/all of the below;
    • CAT 6060/Liebherr 996/RH340 diggers
    • CAT 994 loader
    • CAT D10/D11 dozer
    • CAT 16/24m grader
    • CAT 854k wheel dozer
    • CAT 789/793 dump trucks
  • Experience in a Site Trainer Role within a surface mining environment
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (TAE)
  • Strong time management and coordination ability
  • Proven ability to operate in a safe and efficient manner
  • Advanced communication skills
  • Experience with Modular or similar type Dispatch System.
  • Current Drivers Licence – C Class minimum

If successful you will enjoy:

  • Permanent Employment opportunity
  • Excellent health and wellbeing camp facilities including; 24 hour gym, outdoor gym, golf driving range, tennis and basketball courts, lawn balls, indoor squash court, football oval & cricket nets
  • Permanent room allocation
  • Simple travel – fly direct to camp!
  • Nationally recognised training and upskilling opportunities
  • Competitive remuneration

Macmahon recognises that a skilled and capable workforce is essential to its ongoing success. With a commitment to offer training and development for its employees, Macmahon offers participation in a structured site-based training program leading to the nationally recognised RII30115 Certificate III in Surface Extraction Operations

Should you be successful in being offered a role in Macmahons' Surface Mining Division, you will be required to pass a medical and drug and alcohol test along with obtaining a National Police Certificate.

If you are interested in this position then APPLY NOW and look forward to working on this exciting operation with Macmahon.


  • Published on 11 May 2018, 8:14 AM