Cable-bolter

Employer:
BHP Billiton Limited
Posted
March 15, 2019, 8:07 a.m.
Closing
March 24, 2019, 11:08 a.m.

About the Role

Family friendly 7x7 roster flying in and out of Perth (dayshift and nightshift required)

Competitive salary on offer plus 12% superannuation and a range of company benefits

Nickel West is positioned well to energise our future

We are currently looking for 4 experienced Cable-bolters to join our growing Underground Mining Team at Leinster. Reporting to Underground Mining Supervisor, Cable-bolter is responsible for improving the safety of our teams by reinforcing the rock mass adjacent to surface, as well as underground rock excavation.   Working independently majority of the time, Cable-bolters are required to read and interpret previously approved ground support plans and later install and grout the cable bolts. 

About You

Demonstrated experience in working in a hard-rock underground operations as a Cable-bolter;

Experience in operating Sandvik cable-bolts;

Proven excellent safety track record and commitment to continuous improvement;

Ability to work autonomously as well as a part of the team;

Good communication skills;

Current WA Driver’s License

As part of the recruitment process for this position you may be required to undergo a pre-employment medical and participate in a background screen including a criminal history check, identity check and qualifications check.

Nickel West Leinster

Nickel West Leinster is located 375 kilometres north of Kalgoorlie in Western Australia.  The operation sources nickel ore from the Perseverance Underground Mine and Cliffs Underground Mine before crushing and processing to produce a concentrate.  The Leinster Village and Township offer a unique lifestyle with all the modern conveniences – an Olympic size swimming pool, health and fitness centre, race-course and even an 18 hole golf course.  As part of our commitment to health and safety Nickel West Leinster is a smoke free operation and has a clean shaven policy.

Supporting a diverse workforce

At BHP, we recognise that we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.

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