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Loader & Bogger Operator - Boston Shaker

Macmahon is a leading Australian company delivering an end to end service offering to clients 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.


This role is responsible for transporting or bogging waste rock and soil or ore onto trucks or to different parts of a mining operation.

Responsibilities include: 



  • Dig holes and scrape material from the inside of the open cut or underground surface
  • Regular inspection of the bogger/loader and report any damages or faulty equipment
  • Clean down the equipment daily and maintain a high standard of cleanliness
  • Ensure accurate end of shift reports are completed
  • Ensure all relevant documents are submitted efficiently and accurately on time for processing
  • Able and willing to conduct other tasks when required
  • Keep a level and tidy floor
  • Feed Crushing Bin
  • Sort oversize from stockpiles
  • Prepared to undertake labouring duties as required
  • Prepared to assist in Crushing Plant maintenance and breakdowns


  • Operate machine in competent manner without causing damage to equipment
  • Ensure work is done correctly the first time to the acceptable standard so there is no rework
Health, Safety and Risk


  • Complete pre-start checks
  • Attend and participate in PSI and safety meetings
  • Complete Mac 5’s and be involved in the development of JSEA’s when required
  • Inspect work area and equipment for hazards, damage and defects prior to commencing work
  • Ensure individual compliance with all relevant legislation, codes of practice, Macmahon and Client instructions, policies, procedures and practices
Experience required


  • Minimum 3 years' Underground mining experience 
  • Demonstrated experience operating Atlas Copco, Sandvik or Caterpillar Underground, LHDs

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.