Blast Crew

Employer:
Incitec Pivot Limited
Posted
April 16, 2019, 7:46 a.m.
Closing
May 8, 2019, 7:08 p.m.

About the Opportunity

Our operations at Curragh are based just out of Blackwater town and are responsible for the safe and efficient blast practises throughout the mine. An opportunity has become available to join our Blast Crew.

Key responsibilities include:

Hazard identification and control on site

Assist in ensuring raw materials and explosive products are unloaded safely from MPU’s, stored securely and delivered safely to the shot

At the direction of the Shotfirer and/or Leading Hand, ensure safe and efficient pre and post shot preparation including shot security, hole depth and column rise measuring, baiting, priming and stemming of blast holes, connecting detonating cord systems, de-watering of blast holes, blast guarding

Keeping accurate records, and completing paperwork in a timely manner

About you

As well as having a good attention to detail and accurate data entry, you will also have the following attributes:

A sound knowledge of blast operations, and good mechanical aptitude

Support Shotfirer Certification and Standard 11, is desirable not but essential

The ability to work independently from direct supervision in order to meet objectives

Strong desire to build relationships, work as part of a diverse team and have excellent communication skills

A positive attitude towards safety and a good understanding of safety systems

Benefits to you 

We are a team based on trust, collaboration and respect

An above market attractive salary package is offered

This is your opportunity to be part of a growing organisation where you can have an impact on the change and future vision.
 

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