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Rotowaro Mine - Heavy Machine Operators

About Us

Our Rotowaro mine, located 10km west of Huntly and we are seeking Heavy Machine (WTR) Operators to join our mining team in operating a range of Heavy Mining Machinery.

The Role

Bathurst Resources operate a range of Heavy Mining Equipment and Vehicles at Rotowaro including up to 400-tonne excavators, 100 & 200 tonne dump trucks, Dozers and associated ancillary equipment.

Our operation works on a set rotating shift roster. The successful applicant will be required to work  rotating Dayshift / Nightshift on a 6:3 shift pattern.

Skills & Requirements

  • Experience operating heavy machinery (Dozers, Excavators, Graders and Loaders)
  • Exposure to Civil and/or Mining earthworks in a production environment;
  • The ability to work rotating day/night shift
  • Flexible approach with a willingness to perform other tasks as required.
  • Current full NZ Drivers License and reliable transport to get to and from site.
  • Someone who lives or is willing to relocate near Huntly, I.e. Franklin, Hamilton.

Benefits & Culture

  • Market leading pay
  • Health and life insurance
  • Permanent position with job security
  • An uncompromised commitment to H&S and Zero Harm
  • Ability and support to progress within the business

If you are interested in this position please email a copy of your resume including a cover letter to careers@bathurstresources.co.nz.  

Please note successful candidates will be subject to pre-employment drug and alcohol testing and a pre-employment medical.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.