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Heavy Machine Operator - Mining

Advertiser: Bt Mining LimitedMore jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
27 Jun 2019
Location
Waikato, Rest of Waikato
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Mining, Resources & Energy, Mining - Operations

Heavy Machine Operator - Mining

About Us

Bathurst Resources is New Zealand’s largest specialist coal company. We produce over 2.2 million tonnes of coal each year and proudly employ over 600 people. 

Our Rotowaro mine, located 10km west of Huntly is set to increase production and we are looking for Heavy Plant Operators to assist in our operation.

The Role

Integrated into one of the Mining Operations Crews, you will operate a range of Heavy Mining Equipment and Vehicles including a 200-tonne excavator, 100 tonne dump trucks and associated ancillary equipment. Our operation works on a set rotating shift roster. The successful applicant will be required to work a 5:2 shift pattern rotating day and night shifts on a weekly basis (weekdays with weekends as required).

Skills & Requirements

  • Experience operating heavy machinery (Dozers, Excavators, Graders and Loaders)
  • Exposure to Civil and/or Mining earthworks in a production environment;
  • The ability to work rotating day/night shift
  • Flexible approach with a willingness to perform other tasks as required.
  • Current full NZ Drivers License and reliable transport to get to and from site.
  • Someone who lives or is willing to relocate near Huntly, I.e. Franklin, Hamilton.

Benefits & Culture

  • Market leading pay
  • Health and life insurance
  • Permanent position with job security
  • An uncompromised commitment to H&S and Zero Harm
  • Ability and support to progress within the business

How to apply
To apply for this role, please click the ‘APPLY’ button now.


Please note successful candidates will be subject to preemployment drug and alcohol testing and a preemployment medical.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

About Us

Bathurst Resources is New Zealand’s largest specialist coal company. We produce over 2.2 million tonnes of coal each year and proudly employ over 600 people. 

Our Rotowaro mine, located 10km west of Huntly is set to increase production and we are looking for Heavy Plant Operators to assist in our operation.

The Role

Integrated into one of the Mining Operations Crews, you will operate a range of Heavy Mining Equipment and Vehicles including a 200-tonne excavator, 100 tonne dump trucks and associated ancillary equipment. Our operation works on a set rotating shift roster. The successful applicant will be required to work a 5:2 shift pattern rotating day and night shifts on a weekly basis (weekdays with weekends as required).

Skills & Requirements

  • Experience operating heavy machinery (Dozers, Excavators, Graders and Loaders)
  • Exposure to Civil and/or Mining earthworks in a production environment;
  • The ability to work rotating day/night shift
  • Flexible approach with a willingness to perform other tasks as required.
  • Current full NZ Drivers License and reliable transport to get to and from site.
  • Someone who lives or is willing to relocate near Huntly, I.e. Franklin, Hamilton.

Benefits & Culture

  • Market leading pay
  • Health and life insurance
  • Permanent position with job security
  • An uncompromised commitment to H&S and Zero Harm
  • Ability and support to progress within the business

How to apply
To apply for this role, please click the ‘APPLY’ button now.


Please note successful candidates will be subject to preemployment drug and alcohol testing and a preemployment medical.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand?
  • Do you have mine site experience?
  • Are you willing to undergo pre-employment drug and alcohol screening?
  • Are you willing to undergo a pre-employment medical check?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this role?

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