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Join our expanding Drill and Blast division now on a 8:6 roster 

Reporting to the Drill and Blast Supervisor the successful applicant will be required to:

  • Successfully manage the daily blast crew activities including ownership of explosive and regulatory magazine control;
  • Promote safe working practices adhering to company values and procedures;
  • Confirm all statutory regulations are adhered to in the drill and blast function;
  • Ensuring all records of explosives storage and explosives usage are accurately maintained to a high standard;
  • Provide support for the supervisor and team lead as per their direction;
  • Ensure all housekeeping duties are undertaken by the drill and blast teams;

Skills and experience required to be successful in this role are:

  • Extensive experience as a shot firer in an open pit mining environment with working knowledge of drill & blast design packages;
  • Current Shot Firers Certificate and WA Dangerous Goods Security Card essential.
  • Current ‘HR’ class driver’s license essential;
  • Excellent time management, organisational skills, attention to detail and strong verbal and written communication skills;
  • Strong commitment to following health, safety and environment policies and procedures