Downer EDI Blast Hole Driller Full Time in Pilbara WA

Downer EDI

Branch Pilbara WA AU

Blast Hole Driller
Pilbara WA

The new accommodation village offers modern ensuited rooms with flat screen TV’s, Foxtel, internet and a quality meals service. Operations/Production….

Job ID: 540168

Job type: Full time

Categories: Operations/Production

Who we are

Downer is a diversified engineering and services business. With over 19,000 employees we build strong relationships of trust with our customers, truly understanding and predicting their needs and bringing them world leading insights and solutions.

Our Mining division is Australia’s leading diversified mining contractor. As part of this team you’ll join a group of innovative thinkers who work together to provide safe, ethical and environmentally conscious outcomes that exceed customer expectations.
Position summary

Downer EDI Mining continues to strive forward on the $500 million mining services contract for the Roy Hill Iron Ore Project. The contract is for the provision of supplementary mining services to the Roy Hill Iron Ore mine for a period of four and a half years which includes the following:


Drill & Blast

Load & Haul of Overburden and Ore

Downer Mining is currently seeking experienced Blast Hole Drillers to join our expanding company. This is a Fly in Fly out role ex Perth, with a highly appealing 2/1 roster offering a healthy work/life balance and includes excellent on site living facilities.


Previous blast hole drilling experience in Iron Ore

Demonstrated commitment to health and safety

Effective communication and teamwork skills

Previous operation of Bucyrus SKS, Pit Viper and Cubex drills will be well regarded

Current manual C-class license essential, HR license would be advantageous


Competitive hourly rate

Exciting opportunity to be part of one of the newest mining projects in Australia

Growth and development opportunities second to none

An overriding commitment to Zero Harm

Supportive work environment with modern training system

This is an exciting opportunity for you to further your career with a growing organisation at a new premier iron ore site with a well equipped accommodation facility.

The new accommodation village offers modern ensuited rooms with flat screen TV’s, Foxtel, internet and a quality meals service. Resort style facilities include a swimming pool, gymnasium, beach volleyball and basketball courts.

This is a permanent employment opportunity for an individual with passion and drive to contribute to the ongoing development of Downer EDI Mining.

To be considered for this role please select only one of the following options to apply, click on the link below or visit www.downercareers.com or alternatively, contact Annie Davies, HR Advisor on 08 6212 9542 for further information.
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Closing Date: 01 May 2017 AUS Eastern Standard Time

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Pilbara, WA, AU
Posted on: 2017-04-13
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