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Mine Operators - Maramarua Mine

Bathurst Resources is New Zealand’s largest specialist coal company. We produce over 2.2 million tonnes of coal each year and proudly employ over 550 people. 

Our Maramarua Mine is located 30 km south of Auckland  and we are seeking experienced heavy machinery operators with a “can do” attitude to join our successful and close-knit team.

The Role

Mining Operators will work a rotating roster of day and afternoon shifts (6 and 5 roster)

Reporting to a Mining Supervisor within rostered crew, you will operate a range of mobile heavy equipment and vehicles. You will effectively operate this equipment by ensuring safe work practices are maintained, machinery is well looked after, and pre-start reports are provided as required.

Skills & Requirements

  • Experience operating heavy mobile machinery, multi skilled operators will be highly regarded.
  • Suitable heavy machine operating experience
  • Potential for upskilling and further development opportunities
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Motivated and enthusiastic
  • Reliable and Responsible

Benefits & Culture

  • Competitive pay based on skills and experience
  • 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

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Bathurst Resources/BT Mining is committed to maintaining the health and safety of our team.  Accordingly, applicants for this role will be asked to participate in a number of pre-employment checks. You will also be required to pass an alcohol and drug screening test, complete a satisfactory medical examination, and authorise us to complete a criminal history check. We may also require you to provide evidence of your eligibility to work in New Zealand.