Jumbo Operator - Hemlo ID: 65133

Deadline Date: N/A

Location:  Marathon

The Opportunity: Barminco Mining Services Canada Ltd. has an exciting opportunity for Jumbo Operators to join our team underground at the Hemlo Operations near Marathon, Ontario. This position works 14-days on / 14-days off Shifts are days and nights. It is a "drive in/drive out" position with Travel and Accommodations if you reside outside the region.

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Reporting to the Shift Supervisor, the successful candidate will be responsible for their safety and the safety of their co-workers while operating a single or multi-boom jumbo to drill/blast a designed pattern.
More specifically, our Jumbo Operators will:
-Follow plans to determine location, spacing, depth and angle of holes
-Assess ground conditions at the work area, sounding, scaling and washing-down face
-Assist with other aspects of the operation such as mine services, long hole drill, loading/mucking, when required
-Work as part of a team with engineers, geologists, surveyors, operations
-Be mechanically inclined and able to perform routine inspections/maintenance on equipment
-Be open to learning new methods and be willing to share their skills and knowledge with co-workers
Skills and Experience:
-Minimum high school diploma or equivalency
-Demonstrated commitment to working safely while ensuring the safety of others
-Minimum 5 years experience in underground hard rock mining
-Minimum 3 years experience operating Jumbos Underground
-Hard Rock Mining Common Core
-Strong organizational, planning and time management skills
-Strong communications skills, verbal and written
-Be flexible and willing to assist with a variety of tasks as required
-Ability to learn new tasks quickly
-Ability to work in a cross-cultural environment
What we offer: Barminco Mining Services Canada Ltd. can offer you a role where you will be challenged and valued for your skills and experience. You will also have the opportunity to develop and grow your career. If you love adventure, this role is for you. We offer a competitive salary, health and medical benefits, travel allowance, meals and camp accommodations in Marathon Ontario, located on the north shore of Lake Superior.
NOTE: The health and safety or our employees is paramount in everything we do. Selected candidates will have to successfully complete a pre-employment Fit-for-Duty medical including alcohol and drug screening.
Location: Hemlo Operations, Marathon, Ontario Open to Canadian Residents 14 shifts-on / 14 shifts-off (days and nights)
About Barminco: Barminco Mining Services Canada Ltd. is part of the Perenti Group, an ASX 200 company and Australia's second largest integrated mining services provider. New to Canada, Barminco is already a global leader in hard rock underground mining. Together with African Underground Mining Services (AUMS) we have been operating for over 30 years in Australia, India, and across Africa (Egypt, Ghana, Tanzania, Botswana and Burkina Faso). New projects will see Barminco and AUMS grow to over 4,500 employees in 2020. We provide our clients world class mining services with state of the art equipment and technology; and our workforce with opportunities to grow their careers and work on projects all over the world. At Barminco Mining Services Canada Ltd., we are committed to fostering a culture that understands and values inclusion and diversity. We look forward to receiving your application today!
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How to Apply: If you are interested in this position please apply online at: https://barminco.com.au/
We look forward to reviewing your application, however only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

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