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Tailings Technician (Cyclone)

Job description

Join Evolution Mining Northparkes as a Tailings Technician (Cyclone)

Our client Evolution Northparkes Operations will celebrate 30 years of operations in 2024 and is known for innovative technology and committed people. Northparkes uses multiple mining methods including open pit, sub-level caving and was the first mine in Australia to use the block cave mining method. Northparkes is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace with a long mine life and a vision of a century of mining together.

About the Role:

As a Tailings Technician (Cyclone) at Northparkes Mines, you will be responsible for:

  • Operating and maintaining cyclone tailings deposition systems
  • Performing spigot changes, cyclone maintenance, and tailings compaction
  • Conducting general facility checks
  • Operating machinery such as dozers and loaders
  • Performing manual labour as needed
  • Monitoring site instrumentation for safe disposal
  • Collaborating with the Tailings Leading Hand to follow deposition plans and maintain records
  • Upholding Zero Harm principles and contributing to a positive work culture

Roster: Various Roster patterns 7/7 - 5/2 Dayshift only
Hours: 12 hours/day
Contract: Fixed Term, 12 months

Local residents of Parkes and surrounding districts are encouraged to apply.
For applicants from surrounding areas, please note accommodation is not provided and is at your own expense.

About You:

  • Valid manual driver's licence
  • Hands on individual
  • Team player who enjoys a challenging and varied role
  • You must pass a pre-employment medical
  • Strong work ethic and Safety Focus
  • Experience in Loaders & Dozers desirable

On offer at Evolution Northparkes Operations

Evolution Northparkes Operations offer a range of employee benefits, including:

  • Subsidises private health cover
  • Employee bonus plan

Evolution Northparkes are an inclusive and diverse workforce that represents the communities in which they operate. Candidates from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

How to apply:

If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click on apply and submit your current resume with two work referees listed. If you require further information, please contact Sophie on (02) 6361 1112

*Please note: Recruitment activities may commence prior to this date so submit your referrals and applications as soon as possible

Applications Close Sunday, 28th July 2024.