LiveHire users cookies on this website. Cookies are small pieces of data stored by your browser on your computer or device to help run this site, improve security, and improve your experience.

Click Accept to continue, or for more information please see our Cookies Policy.

‹ Back to all jobs

Pit Controller

  • Any Employment
  • Job no: GCYG4
  • Categories: Production/Operations

Macmahon is a leading Australian company delivering a comprehensive range of surface mining, underground mining and engineering services to the resources sector throughout Australia and South East Asia.

Macmahon is currently seeking an experienced and motivated Dispatcher to join the Macmahon Telfer team. This position will be on a continuous day and night 8/6, 7/7 roster, flying from Perth.

Committed to developing a culture driven by safety, quality and continuous improvement, your highly developed team work and interpersonal skills, combined with strong technical skills and an eye for continuous improvement opportunities will prove essential in your ability to perform this role.

The main accountabilities will include:

  • Coordinating people, machinery and equipment to achieve optimal production in accordance with mine plan priorities.
  • Serving as central communication personnel for mine production and safety, including emergency events.
  • Capturing, validating and recording mine site data through the modular mining system.
  • Utilising strong working relationships with the shift supervisors to collaborate and optimize the daily mine plan during the shift in response to changing conditions and events
  • Completing shift and production reports in an efficient and timely manner.
  • Fostering a positive and productive working relationship between team members and with other departments.
  • Monitoring effective and efficient mining methods.
  • Completing shift and production reports in an efficient and timely manner.
  • The successful candidate will have had experience working fleet management systems (specifically Modular) and demonstrate strong communication skills. The ability to solve problems, make effective decisions and work as part of a team is essential.

Further skills required:

  • Well-developed time management skills
  • Significant experience with Modular Software is mandatory for this position
  • A strong commitment to ensuring a safe and environmentally healthy workplace
  • Excellent team work and communication skills
  • Proven ability to prioritise and remain effective under pressure
  • The ability/aptitude to maintain high standards of safety

If successful in this position you will enjoy:

  • Permanent employment opportunity, straight on the books with Macmahon
  • Excellent health and wellbeing camp facilities including; 24 hour gym, outdoor pool, golf driving range, tennis and basketball courts, lawn balls, indoor squash court, football oval & cricket nets
  • Supportive, solid crews and leadership
  • Permanent room allocation
  • Perth Airport to camp in just 2 hours!
  • Dedicated lifestyle and mental health support
  • Dedicated financial benefits including salary packaging options/novated leasing

 Macmahon offers our people the ability to work in diverse roles, in different locations and realise new opportunities within the Company over time. We are focused on ensuring our people can be involved in the future of the business and look for new opportunities for people to grow and develop.

 APPLY NOW and Grow with Us!



  • Published on 30 Aug 2019, 9:31 AM