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
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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