Concentrator Operator

South32 Ltd.
Aug. 14, 2019, 7:21 a.m.
Sept. 12, 2019, 1:01 p.m.

The Opportunity

South32 are seeking a motivated Concentrator Operator to be based at GEMCO. Reporting to the Production Supervisor this role is responsible for the execution of production activities at the Concentrator according to the Production Plan and the operation of the physical assets, plant and equipment.

Key responsibilities will include:

Works safely within the South 32 Care Strategy including establishing and maintaining an interdependent safety culture within the team including the delivery of improvements in safety performance

Prepare, set up and operate process equipment

Monitor and control plant and equipment in a process environment

Operation of tailings facilities in alignment with management plans

Input ideas to improve plant availability and productivity, including removing identified bottlenecks in process system

Safe operation of mobile equipment such as overhead cranes, forklift, loader and dozer

Completion of isolations and work permits in alignment with company procedures 

Housekeeping and hazard recognition and resolutions  

About You 

The ideal candidate will be interested in working for an organisation that embraces the diversity each person brings to the workplace. Our values of Care, Trust, Togetherness and Excellence will guide your decision making and interactions, while supporting you in generating courageous solutions. 

It would be advantageous to have the following experience/skills:

Processing and Crusher experience

Proven experience in a beneficiation plant (Heavy media and gravity separation techniques)

CAT 950/980 Front End Loader (or equivalent)

Skidsteer Loader


D10/D11 Dozer (or equivalent)

Overhead Gantry Crane

Knowledge of computer systems; SAP, MS Office, Citect

What we offer you

Offered as full time FIFO role on an 7/7 day/night roster from Cairns or Darwin

Superannuation Matching Contributions

Education Development

Employee Share Plan

Competitive Salaries

Attractive salary package

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