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Underground Operator

Apply now Job no: 493392
Work type: Casual, Full Time Fixed Term
Location: Newcastle, Maitland and Hunter
Categories: Underground Coal Mining

  • 12 months + Contract
  • Specialist skills in road crew works required
  • Various Rosters available
  • Hunter Valley Region


About the opportunity: 

Our underground operators are required to deliver work that meets the mine sites and industry requirements. Identifying hazards and managing critical risk, whilst displaying good safety behaviour is paramount in these roles. It is an expectation you will challenge your peers to a higher standard.

Some of the “extras” offered are:

  • 100% reimbursement for the cost of courses and study
  • Paid study days for university study
  • Mastermyne tailored leadership programs
    • Diploma Project Management
    • Certificate IV Leadership
    • Deputy Qualification
  • 2 Year anniversary watch + gifts for additional years of service
  •  “Mum’s baby bonus” - 6 weeks wages helping Mum to cover costs during maternity leave and once they return to work
  •  “Dad’s new-arrival leave” - 4 days paid allowing Dad’s to spend time with their newborn without needing to use accrued annual or carers leave
  • Flu immunizations
  • Business improvement and innovation rewards
  • Family Christmas parties
  • Employee Christmas gifts
  •  “Well Pay” - personal leave paid out on termination for employees on QLD and Illawarra Mining Projects
  • Group Income Protection Insurance
  • Reimbursement for prescription safety glasses ($350)
  • Salary Packaging
  • Motor Vehicle Novated Leasing
  • Employee Assistance, well-being assistance that’s free for all the family
  • Emergency shelter accommodation and paid domestic violence leave 
  • Paid Graduate Programs

Minimum skills and experience required:

Quality, respect, mateship and family hold true in our business and we only seek underground operators aligned with these same values. Technical requirements we are seeking include:

  • Underground Coal experience with a focus on Ventilation, Secondary Support, Roadwork & Development work;
  • Current NSW ORder 43 Medical 
  • Current NSW Mines Rescue;
  • Signed copies of training transcripts and/or authorisations;
  • Valid Driver’s Licence.

This is an exciting career opportunity for experienced underground personnel, where you will gain hands-on experience in a new mine development project. Apply now online. For more information contact Shalese Patterson, Recruitment Officer on 0436 637 246.

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