MMU Operator

Location: Australia Posted Date: September 13, 2017
Employer: Orica
Employer Job Id: A010773 CareerMine Job Id: 1378939
Orica is the world’s largest provider of commercial explosives and innovative blasting systems to the mining, quarrying, oil and gas and construction markets, a leading supplier of sodium cyanide for gold extraction, and a specialist provider of ground support services in mining and tunnelling.

Orica has a diverse workforce of around 11,500 employees and contractors, servicing customers across more than 100 countries. Our purpose is to make our customers successful, every day, all around the world. We take pride in operating safely, responsibly and sustainably. Together, these enable us to grow and create enduring value for our shareholders.

About The Role

Orica 's Quarry Services team based at Marulan close to Goulburn and Yass, are on the the lookout for a Trainee or experienced MMU Operator to join operations on a permanent full time basis on a Monday – Friday 6am - 6pm roster. Toil is offered for additional hours worked.

An MMU (Mobile Manufacturing Unit) is a heavy rigid vehicle which is used to mix and deliver blast product into pre-drilled blast holes on the surface of Quarry and Mine sites.

What you will be doing

The successful candidate will be charged with the duties of operating an MMU vehicle and all associated plant and equipment on a daily basis to provide blasting products and services to our customers in a safe and environmentally conscious manner.

It is expected that candidates will reside in the the area for fatigue reasons.

What you Bring
  • Experience in operating an MMU or similar blast delivery truck is preferable, but not essential
  • Current HR driving license (essential)
  • Mechanical trade qualifications are advantageous
  • A commitment and attitude toward Safety, Health and Environment
  • Excellent customer service skills, a desire to achieve the best outcome for our customer every time 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 

What we offer

To ensure that we attract and retain the best people we offer:
  • The opportunities, facilities and environment associated with working in an international organisation;
  • Career paths that are totally flexible allowing you to specialise or become a generalist;
  • A diverse workplace where your unique abilities and talents will be recognised and encouraged;
  • Training programs, opportunities and initiatives to ensure your continued growth;
  • Competitive salary packages.

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