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Peabody Energy

Shotfirer

Peabody Energy

NSW - Other, New South Wales, Australia

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Job Posted: 03/01/2019

Job Category:

Mining, Energy & Resources / Drilling and Blast

Job description:
  • Residential role – live and work close to home
  • Industry leading remuneration
  • Permanent role – Genuine career and development opportunities
About the company:
Peabody is the leading global pure-play coal company, serving power and steel customers in more than 25 countries on six continents. The company offers significant scale, high-quality assets, and diversity in geography and products Peabody is guided by seven core values: safety, customer focus, leadership, people, excellence, integrity and sustainability
 
We offer an inclusive work environment and engage, recognise and develop our employees.
 
About the role: 
We are currently seeking a Shotfirer at our Wilpinjong Mine. Our Wilpinjong mine is an open-cut mine located 48 kilometers northeast of Mudgee producing a high quality thermal coal for export and domestic markets.
 
Reporting to the Team Leader, the incumbent will assist in running the drill and blast program onsite.  Duties will include:
  • Demonstrate safe behaviors and provide visible safe leadership to team members
  • Fulfill the statutory Short firer requirements for the mine
  • Ordering and receiving of bulk explosive products
  • Managing inventory levels of explosive accessories
  • Compliance with statutory requirements around storage and product accounting
  • Security Management of the reload and magazine
  • Audits against company standards
The lifestyle:
This position is offered on a lifestyle roster which allows for a residential or DIDO lifestyle. 
 
About you:
Critical to your success will be:
  • Must hold NSW BEUL and have NSW Security Clearance
  • Nonel Surface Connection Experience
  • Experience in open cut mining operations within the coal industry
  • Electronics experience not essential
  • A staunch commitment to safety and continuous improvement as a way of life
  • Possess well-developed communication, negotiating and influencing skills and confidence in your knowledge of drill and blast practices
At Peabody, we:
  • Commit to safety and health as a way of life
  • Foster a culture of inspiration, innovation, collaboration and execution
  • Are committed to developing an inclusive and diverse workplace
  • Offer a reward and recognition program
  • Provide professional and technical development opportunities  
  • Support employees to achieve professional accreditation
Our mission is to create superior value for shareholders as the leading global supplier of coal, which enables economic prosperity and a better quality of life.
 
Apply to Peabody today and grow your career with us. 
 
For more information, visit https://www.peabodyenergy.com/Work-With-Us
 or click apply now.
 
Please apply directly as submissions from recruitment agencies will not be considered without prior approval. All applications will be treated as highly confidential and will not be disclosed beyond HR and the hiring manager.