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McArthur River Mining

Operator Ore Preparation

McArthur River Mining

Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia

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Job Posted: 24/11/2017

Job Category:

Mining, Energy & Resources / Machine / Plant Operator

Job description:

McArthur River Mine (MRM) is one of the worlds largest Zinc, Lead and Silver deposits and is the largest supplier of Bulk Concentrate to the world market. Currently, this world class deposit has a long 20-year mine life.

We are currently seeking an experienced Operator, responsible for the provision of ore preparation assets, ensuring safe and efficient operation at all times, in accordance with relevant policies and procedures.

Reporting to the Metallurgy Ore Preparation Supervisor , your key responsibilities will include (but not be limited to):

  • Safe effective operation of Ore Preparation assets including: 3 stage Crushing and screening circuit, HMP Plant, Control room, Machinery operation;
  • Contributing to a positive team culture in line with Glencore values, supporting others through mentoring and coaching where appropriate;
  • Providing quality operation of assets meeting required KPIs and Metallurgy targets, complete all sampling, checks, cleaning, housekeeping needs and tasks set;
  • Compliance with all environmental and safe work practices


To secure this role you will need:

  • 1+ years minerals processing experience, coupled with relevant certification for operating equipment and the work environment
  • A demonstrated understanding and ability to positively contribute to quality production outcomes within the Metallurgy department
  • Australian Driver's license
  • Current working at heights and confined space tickets
  • An inherent knowledge of and capability in mechanically minded activities
  • Well-developed time management and organizational skills, with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels
  • An inherent awareness of environmental and safety practices, promoting their importance in all activities


In return, we offer a competitive salary package, coupled with an attractive, lifestyle friendly roster. We are only a short, comfortable flight from Darwin - your time on site will be enjoyable and comfortable, as we provide excellent accommodation, recreation facilities and meals.

A pplications close at 5.00pm Wednesday 20th December