Trainee Truck Drivers

at Tomingley Gold Operations Pty Ltd
Location Dubbo & Central NSW, Australia
Date Posted September 24, 2019
Category Transportation
Job Type Full-time
Send Resume at rlaing@alkane.com.au

Description

Trainee Truck Drivers Tomingley Gold Operations Pty Ltd location Dubbo & Central NSW. Tomingley Gold Mine, owned and operated by Alkane Resources Ltd, is located adjacent to the village of Tomingley approximately 50 kms south of Dubbo in Central NSW. The development of underground operations commenced in January 2019 and ore production is scheduled to commence in late 2019. The underground operations will consist of multiple ore bodies and will utilise long hole open stoping using a combination of modified AVOCA and CRF backfill to produce a target of 500,000 tpa once steady state mining occurs. The Company has an aggressive exploration programme in the Tomingley/Peak Hill area and very positive drilling results at both Tomingley and the near mine area are providing optimism for a longer term mine life. The operation is now seeking to recruit four individuals as Trainee Truck Drivers – which offer excellent opportunities for individuals seeking to work in the mining industry and join the industry in an Entry Level position. Whilst previous underground experience is not required it is essential that the successful candidates be able to demonstrate an interest in being trained in underground haulage operations and installation of underground services, a preparedness to work weekends and shiftwork in a continuous shift roster, a flexible and enthusiastic attitude to work, an ability to work effectively in a team, practical skills and abilities. The positions offer attractive rates of pay, potential for career progression, 7 days on 7 days off roster, 5 weeks annual leave, Salary continuance insurance, Involvement in a new mine, Full details regarding rates of pay and general employment conditions will be provided at interview. The Tomingley Gold Mine is a residential operation and does not facilitate or provide any assistance with accommodation or DIDO/FIFO arrangements. Absolute preference for these positions will be given to candidates who live in the Narromine, Dubbo, Peak Hill and Parkes region.