Job Description

Job Header

Heavy Machine Operator

Advertiser: Bt Mining LimitedMore jobs from this company

Job Information

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

Heavy Machine Operator

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 450 people.

Maramarua is and opencast mine located in the Waikato region of New Zealand producing a low-ash, low sulphur thermal coal for the domestic market.

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 2 shift pattern rotating day and night shifts on a 3 day, 3 night, 3 off basis

Skills & Requirements

  • Experience operating heavy machinery (Dozers, Excavators, Trucks, 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 (Multiskilling).
  • Current full NZ Drivers License and reliable transport to get to and from site.
  • Someone who lives or is willing to relocate to within 1 hour drive from Maramarua Coal Mine. (Waihi, Huntly, South Auckland, Hamilton, Morrinsville).

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 450 people.

Maramarua is and opencast mine located in the Waikato region of New Zealand producing a low-ash, low sulphur thermal coal for the domestic market.

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 2 shift pattern rotating day and night shifts on a 3 day, 3 night, 3 off basis

Skills & Requirements

  • Experience operating heavy machinery (Dozers, Excavators, Trucks, 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 (Multiskilling).
  • Current full NZ Drivers License and reliable transport to get to and from site.
  • Someone who lives or is willing to relocate to within 1 hour drive from Maramarua Coal Mine. (Waihi, Huntly, South Auckland, Hamilton, Morrinsville).

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?

Report this job advert

Be careful- Don’t provide your bank or credit card details when applying for jobs. If you see something suspicious .

Share this role