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All Round Operator - Telfer

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Macmahon is a leading Australian contract mining company with projects throughout Australia and Southeast Asia. Delivering a comprehensive range of surface and underground mining, civil design and construction, performance enhancement, and mine site maintenance and rehabilitation services to the resources sector, Macmahon offers great opportunities for a diverse and exciting career in mining.


The Telfer Gold Mine is located in the Great Sandy Desert in the East Pilbara region of Western Australia and produces copper and gold. Macmahon will continue to deliver the surface drill and blast, load and haul, mobile maintenance and rehandle mine functions until 2023 with a possibility of extension.  Telfer camp has seen recent upgrades to facilities including refreshed dining, wet mess and gym.


  • Permanent roles on 2:1 and 2:2 rosters available- 12.5 hour shifts
  • Sick leave paid at 12hrs and 5 week of Annual Leave on a 2:1 roster
  • Up to $1200 Sign-up bonus & Bi- Annual Retention Bonus
  • New Hot- Skills allowance paid per each hour worked


We are currently looking for experienced All Round Operators to join our Team at Telfer on a permanent full time basis. We offer a selection of 2:1 and 2:2 rosters, flying in and out of Perth. Reporting to Production Supervisor, All-Round Operator is responsible for operating a wide range of ancillary and production machinery in a safe and efficient manner and in line with Macmahon standards, policies and procedures. This role will suit a versatile all-rounder, who is able and keen to operate a variety of ancillary equipment and well as drive a dump truck an ad hoc basis as required.


About you:

  • Previous experience in a similar role in a large scale open-cut mining production environment;
  • Demonstrated extensive experience operating variety of ancillary equipment, e.g.:
    • CAT D10/D11 Dozers
    • CAT 994 Loaders
    • CAT 6060/6050 and HIT 3600 Excavator
    • CAT Graders 16m/24m
  • Previous experience on Mechanical Dump Trucks (CAT 789/793)
  • Ability to work independently as well as a part of the team;
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Demonstrating commitment to Macmahon safety culture and values; and
  • Current C Class Drivers Licence.


As a part of the recruitment process for this role you may be required to complete a pre-employment medical, inclusive of laboratory drug and alcohol screen and complete a criminal history and qualification checks. Additionally you will have to provide us with proof of working rights in Australia i.e. copy of valid Australian passport, birth certificate, citizenship certificate or current visa grant notification.


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. Macmahon is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages suitably qualified women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply.