Allrounder Underground Operator

Gold Fields

Location: Kambalda East

Job Type: Full time


Gold Fields Group Services (Pty) Ltd

Role Details:

Reporting to the Supervisor: Underground Production, you will be responsible for the operation of underground equipment as directed in a safe, effective, and efficient manner to meet operational requirements.

As an employee at Gold Fields, we expect all levels of employees to act in a manner that seeks to align and enhance the values, safety culture and performance of Gold Fields with the purpose of creating enduring value beyond mining.

This role can be offered as residential in Kambalda or Kalgoorlie on 4 days on, 4 nights on, 6 days off roster. Bus transportation is offered to and from site for residential candidates

Benefits include:

About the role:

  • Operate machines including, but not limited to, Long Hole Drill, Remote Bogger, Charmec, Trucks, to achieve the required production levels.
  • Be organized and prepared to undertake all assigned tasks by the Supervisor.
  • Hand overs and technical support to be shown to the team.
  • Demonstration of excellent housekeeping standards.
  • Ensure all pre-starts are completed and arrive fit for work for all rostered days.
  • Mentor junior members of the crew.
  • Report all activities accurately into LiveMine (digital plodding system) including relevant measures, location and time.

About you:

  • You will have a minimum of 5 years underground operational experience
  • Have tickets and sound experience in operating a minimum of two of the following disciplines: Production Drilling, Remote Bogger, Production Charge up.
  • You will be team orientated and driven to achieve results.
  • Have sound understanding of machinery and care of underground mobile mechanical equipment.
  • Valid WA “C” Class vehicle license.
  • Current Dangerous Goods and Working at Heights card.
  • Shotfirer License would be highly regarded.
  • Apply First Aid Certification would be highly regarded.
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