KALGOORLIE Entry Level Underground & Surface Mining

KCA Site Services
Kalgoorlie, Goldfields & Esperance
Mining, Resources & Energy
Mining - Operations
Full time
Posted 8d ago
KCA Site Services is a WA owned and operated mining services company, providing quality personnel and service solutions to the mining industry across Australia and overseas.

We are currently seeking people for Entry Level opportunities in underground and surface mining. This is a rare opportunity to begin a new career in mining and a chance to build a long career within the mining sector. All positions are residential to Kalgoorlie, you must reside or be willing to relocate to Kalgoorlie to be considered for the role.

The Positions:

The positions available consist of Underground & Surface Truck Operators and Nipper, both positions are on a 7/7 roster including nights and days, completing 12hr shifts. 


Underground Truck Operators: 7/7 Roster
  • Conduct pre starts on equipment prior to operation
  • Understanding of underground mining development, production and services operations
  • Safe, efficient and productive operation of underground equipment
  • Operate the truck to best practice to minimise damage on equipment, tyres, gearboxes and the vehicle in general.
  • Operate underground in confined environment 
  • Assist in other areas of mining when required

Underground Nipper: 7/7 Roster
  • Assisting Jumbo Operators with bolting and meshing as required
  • Set up headings with bolt and mesh and assist service crew when possible
  • Assist with face preparation and mark up and assist with installation of ground support
  • Ensure sufficient consumables and supplies are available for development activities
  • Ensure the safe and efficient completion of all tasks as assigned by Supervisor and assist with various duties as required

Surface Trucks: 7/7 Roster

  • Operating CAT 793 and 777 haul trucks in the open pit, working in conjunction with PC 8000 Face shovels, Excavators and Loaders, to fulfil production requirements in a safe and reliable manner.
  • Operating haul trucks across various areas of the NSR-KCGM site, including the Fimiston Open Pit, Rehandle Ore Delivery area, Stick picking and other trainee-related activities to build your familiarisation to operating in a mining environment.
  • Trainee CAT 793/777 Haul Truck Operators will be enrolled in a formal Certificate 3 in Surface Extraction, which will require completion over a 24 month period. Candidates will therefore be employed on a 24 month fixed-term contract, to align with certificate terms.
  • You will be a highly driven individual, looking to expand your knowledge and experience

Essential Requirements:
  • Must have the right to work in Australia
  • Current and Valid Australian Drivers Licence (Manual)
  • A thirst for hard work and ability to learn quickly
  • Strong work ethic and can do attitude

How to apply:

Your interest and experience can be expressed by clicking the 'Apply' button or by calling 1300 143 947 for a confidential discussion or via our website www.kcasiteservices.com.au


KCA Site Services

"Our People, Your Strength"

1300 143 947

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