MPU Operators - Axehandle

Location: Perth, WA Posted Date: June 19, 2017
Employer: Watpac
Employer Job Id: 495581 CareerMine Job Id: 1359542

Watpac is one of the country's leading construction, civil and mining contractors and property developers, with an enviable reputation for quality. We have an experienced, dedicated and innovative team of more than 1300 staff based across our Brisbane, Townsville, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, and Perth offices and sites throughout Australia.

Watpac Civil & Mining specialises in project managing and constructing civil infrastructure including dams, roads, pipelines, bridges and bulk earthworks in addition to mine site infrastructure and contract mining operations. Our ability to efficiently mobilise and commence operations in some of the country's most logistically complex locations is second to none.

The role

We are seeking experienced, safety-minded MPU Operators to join our Project mining team at the Axehandle open cut gold mine, based on a 2 weeks on, 1 week off roster.


  • A current 'C' class drivers licence.
  • A Dangerous Good Security Card.
  • About you
  • You strive to maintain a safe and incident free workplace.
  • Your actions and decisions are consistent with Watpac's values of Commitment, One Team, Inspiration, Innovation and Candour.
  • You have demonstrated experience in delivering quality work outcomes in blasting and design.
  • You have excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
  • You have a willingness to assist in other tasks or activities as required.

What it takes

The successful candidate will hold a previous experience in a similar role, a valid National Police Certificate not older than 6 months (essential) and be prepared to undergo a full Pre-Employment Medical and Drug and Alcohol Screen.

This is your opportunity to develop a challenging and exciting career path with an industry leader. We attribute our successes to our innovative, driven and diverse team and offer a competitive remuneration package with flexible and supportive benefits and development programs.

Watpac Civil & Mining is an Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages people of all cultures and backgrounds to apply.

Please apply via the link below