Excavator Operator - New Mine Site Shine!

Koolan Iron p/l

Mount Gibson Iron is excited to begin recruiting for our new mine site Shine and are seeking experienced a Excavator Operator to join the team!

  • Help build a brand new mine site in the stunning mid-west region of WA
  • Join a tight knit team with a strong culture where you are more than just a numb
  • Enjoy short travelling times getting too and from site
Excavator Operator
Mount Gibson Iron Limited is an established independent Australian producer of premium quality direct shipping iron ore (DSO) with assets in the Kimberley and Mid-West regions of Western Australia.
Mount Gibson Iron is excited to be recruiting for our new Mine Site - Shine. Shine is located just 375km northeast of Perth in the Mid-West region of Western Australia.
Here at Mount Gibson, we are committed to investing in your development to help you reach your full potential.  We offer a unique work experience with supportive management and career opportunities. This is achieved through our tight knit team, a great culture on site and a strong leadership team. 
About the role:
We are now seeking to employ an experienced Production Excavator Operators at our new Shine Mine Site on a 7/7/7 (7 days on, 7 nights on, 7 days off - 12-hour day) roster. Our FIFO and DIDO rosters will appeal to candidate in either Geraldton or Perth.
Reporting directly to the Production Shift Supervisor the primary focus of this role is to operate an excavator in a safe manner.

Key tasks and responsibilities
  • Compliance and enforcement of Mount Gibson Mining policies and procedures.
  • Follow directions of supervisor.
  • Operate excavators in a safe manner.
  • Load out material (ore & waste);
  • Minimise ore dilution.
  • Dig floors to level.
  • Pull batters to specification.
  • Operate other mining machinery as required
To be successful in this role, you’ll need:
  • Open pit mining experience particularly in hard rock conditions.
  • Experience Operating Hitachi EX1200 Excavator of similar
  • Senior First aid ticket (preferred)
  • HR Drivers Licence

Your career with Mount Gibson Iron:
At Mount Gibson Iron, our values - Safety – Courage – Agility – Integrity – Respect, are at the centre of everything we do and to guide us with the behaviours expected and attitudes of our employees
Including your rewarding career, Mount Gibson Iron Offers:
  • Supportive and Inspiring Management
  • Professional development with on the job training and coaching
  • A respectful and diverse workplace where you will be valued
  • Inclusive environment, where you are encouraged to reach your full potential
  • Onsite gymnasium
  • Financial rewards which are linked to performance reviews and business performance
  • A chance to be a part of a new mine site in the Midwest
We are an Equal Opportunity employer and recognise the strength in diversity. We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply.
At Mount Gibson “To succeed we do the essential things well”
Shortlisting for this role will commence immediately.
Learn more about Mount Gibson Iron through our Career Page – https://www.mtgibsoniron.com.au/careers-employees/