Operator - Jacinth Ambrosia - South Australia

May 10, 2017

Applications are invited for the position of Operator at the Jacinth-Ambrosia mine. The position is offered as a full time permanent position, based at the J-A mine site, working an 8 days on, 6 days off roster arrangement, 7 nights on, 7 nights off, fly in/fly out from Adelaide or Ceduna.  Full camp facilities and flights from Adelaide (or Ceduna) are provided.

We are looking for a self-motivated person who is focused on undertaking safe and efficient operational practices in order to maximise production and quality of output in accordance with established Iluka standards, including safety and environmental procedures. 

Key accountabilities of the role include:

  • ·operating surface mobile equipment safely and efficiently; or
  • ·operation of fixed plant mineral separation apparatus
  • ensuring timely and effective maintenance is reported and undertaken on fixed plant and SME;
  • conducting individual and group risk and hazard assessments; and
  • control of hazards in a safe and appropriate method.

    To be to be considered for this role applicants will be able to demonstrate the following skills and values:

  • A demonstrated pro-active approach to safety;
  • Experience in a mining and/or processing environment;
  • Authorised Group Isolator permit;
  • Confined Space permit;
  • Computer Based Isolation Development;
  • Hot Work Permit Issuing Officer;
  • Basic numerical, literacy and computer skills;
  • A current driver’s licence.
  • Capacity to work effectively in a team environment
  • Use initiative to solve problems
  • Effective communication skills

    Extra consideration will be given to the following desired qualifications and experience

  • HR Truck, Front-end Loader licences;
  • Competency in providing First Aid
  • Basic rigging or dogging

Applicants will possess initiative and a demonstrated commitment to safety, quality and continuous improvement.  An ability to work with minimal supervision as well as part of a team, proven time management and problem solving skills are essential. 

To apply for this position, please email your covering letter and current resume to HR Service Team – recruitment@iluka.com quoting your name and position title in the subject field.

Applications close:     24 May 2017