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Operator - All Round & Excavator - Tropicana

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.

Job Summary


The Tropicana Gold Project is a large gold mining operation located 330km north-east of Kalgoorlie, on the edge of Western Australia's Great Victoria Desert. Macmahon's 10-year mining contract includes all mine planning, drill and blast, load and haul, crusher feed and other associated works.


Macmahon is currently seeking experienced All Rounder / Excavator Operators to join our mining production team. This position will be on a 2:1 FIFO Roster.


To be considered for this position you must have


•    Dedicated and relevant experience on ancillary equipment including Dozers (Cat D10T/D11T), Loaders (Cat 994) and Graders (Cat 16M/24M).
•    Current Heavy Rigid (HR) Licence
•    Proven experience in operation of 500+Tonne Face Shovels Caterpillar 6060 & experience operating 500+Tonne Excavators CAT 6050,6040,Hitachi 3600 & 5600
•    Previous experience in a large scale and dynamic production mining environment
•    Physically fit for the demands of the role as this is a hard rock gold mining operation
•    Proven ability to operate in a safe and efficient manner
•    Minestar or similar type Dispatch System.
•    Current Manual Drivers Licence

To be successful in this position you will enjoy


•    Long Term Job Security and Project opportunity
•    Excellent camp facilities
•    Training and upskilling from a registered RTO
•    Competitive remuneration


To be considered for this role, applicants are required to provide a current Resume, including two contactable referees’, able to meet Pre-employment medical, obtain a National Police Clearance and pass a drug & alcohol screening test prior to commencement.

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.