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Positions Vacant

 

Date Listed

 Description

 Employer

 23 May 2018 Quarry Supervisor

About Boral
Boral is an international building products and construction materials group with three strong divisions: the high-performing, well-positioned materials business of Boral Australia; the fast-growing, 50%-owned USG Boral interior linings joint venture in Asia, Australia and the Middle East; and Boral North America, a scaled and growing building products and fly ash business. With its headquarters in Sydney, Australia, Boral had approximately 16,500 full-time equivalent employees (including in JVs) working across over 700 operating sites in 17 countries as at 30 June 2017. 
 
The role
Located at Teven, we are looking for a self-motivated and experienced professional to join our team as a Quarry Supervisor. This is a key position where you will be responsible for supervising the day to day operations of the Quarry and be a key part of the leadership team.  This role will motivate and drive the production team to achieve their very best whilst also ensuring compliance to Boral’s safety and environmental management systems.

Duties:
  • Supervision of daily activities involving employees and contractors
  • Ensuring compliance to Boral’s safety and environmental management systems
  • Promoting a positive safety culture through leadership
  • Coordinate operations to meet product output requirements
  • Anticipate future production requirements and plan accordingly
  • Co-ordinating quality control requirements
  • Ensure that customers receive high quality products and service
Skills and experience:
  • Demonstrated leadership and people supervision experience
  • An uncompromising commitment to safety
  • Previous experience in supervising a quarry/mine operation with Cert IV in Extractive Industries or willing to obtain
  • Previous maintenance planning experience
  • An uncompromising commitment to safety
  • Understanding of plant and equipment maintenance practices
  • Strong organisational skills and the ability to prioritise competing deadlines
  • Be reliable, motivated and be able to work under pressure and changing priorities
With challenges comes opportunity, and for the right individual, this role can springboard your career in Boral. Your achievements will be rewarded with significant on-going development opportunities and a competitive remuneration package. If you are interested in this please send application to http://careers.boral.com.au
 
Boral values and is committed to creating a diverse working environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All suitable applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability or age.
 

9 May 2018 POSITION VACANT: Drill Fitter Southern Queensland

Sequel-Impact Drill & Blast
is the largest top hammer provider of drilling and blasting services on the east coast of Australia. We deliver safe and effective outcomes for our clients who work in the civil, mining and quarrying sectors.

Our fleet of 42 plus varied top hammer drill rigs such as Atlas Copco, Pantera, DPI, Ranger and the smaller agile Soosan allows us the ability to meet the needs of even the most challenging sites.
With over 30 years’ experience in drilling and blasting our business combined with a can-do attitude, positive team culture and drive to succeed has seen our services grow quickly over the past 6 years. We are proud to announce the winning of the Holcim Drilling Contract for Qld and as such have a need to employ a drill rig fitter based in Stapylton with occasional support to our North Qld, NSW, Vic and SA sites.

You will be reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor. Your responsibilities will be for but not limited to, the following:
  • Performing scheduled drill servicing across our varied drill rig fleet
  • Vehicle servicing which may include trucks and trailers.
  • Performing unscheduled repairs
  • Prioritising workloads or unscheduled repairs when required
  • Fulfilling all safety requirements and maintenance reporting needs.
ESSENTIAL Skills and requirements include:
  • Hand Tools
  • Australian Open Class drivers licence
  • Previous Drill Maintenance Experience.
  • Ability to pass a police clearance check
  • The ability to work well with others.
  • Strong OH&S Focus
  • Ability to pass all pre-employment medicals and Drug and Alcohol screen 
  • White card generic induction
  • Proven experience in mining, quarry or civil construction environments
  • The role will include some working away from home and may require some overnight stays, depending on the sites
  • Excellent presentation, work ethics and communication skills
  • Available for a quick start
  • Ability to use smart phones/technology
  • Exposure to a range of Sandvik Top Hammer Drill Rigs, including Pantera, Dpi, DP, DX and Ranger 800’s
  • Flexibility to work to tight deadlines
  • Self-starter and well organised
  • Strong customer focus
  • Qualified heavy diesel mobile plant fitter
  • Strong electrical and hydraulic problem-solving ability
  • The ability to weld and fabricate would be highly regarded
 
DESIRABLE skills include:
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Demonstrate leadership skills
  • Fork lift/rigger/dogman licence highly regarded
  • Working at Heights
  • EWP
Benefits:
  • Company supplied work vehicle and mobile phone
  • Autonomy
  • Excellent remuneration package for the right applicant
  • Join a great place to work with high staff stability
  • Be part of an experienced team
  • Monday to Friday work with occasional Saturdays and some travelling
Please forward your resume including referring details to the email below.
Lee Scrivener – HR Manager
recruit@sequeldrilling.com.au
 
     
 9 May 2018 POSITION VACANT: Product & Sales Manager - Crushing & Screening

Work for a leading heavy equipment supplier within the construction, forestry and extractive industries of Australia. Our sales team represents world-renowned brands including Striker, Tigercat, Hyundai, Dressta and Fuchs. Employing over 80 staff, Onetrak has a support network of sales, parts and service outlets in 6 states across Australia.
 
Due to the inclusion of the Striker Crushing and Screening range to our product offering, we're looking for a quarry & mining industry expert to join our team. The successful applicant will need to reside on the Eastern seashores of Australia, Melbourne or Brisbane are preferred. The role will include direct selling and BDM in this space plus supporting the existing sales team. As a senior member of the national sales 
team, you will work closely with management in strategising and implementing new initiatives to an existing and future national customer base. You will also be the key liaison between the factory and Onetrak for the Striker product. You will report directly to the National Sales Manager and work closely with the Managing Director.
 
This is a national role that requires travel interstate. The successful applicant will receive a healthy base salary, commission incentives, super and a company vehicle.
 
Here is a link and the job description: http://www.onetrak.com.au/careers/product-sales-manager-crushing-screening
 
About you:
You are driven and motivated to develop new relationships and win new business
You have a strong work ethic and put in the extra effort to
be
recognisedYou possess a full vehicle
You have sound computer skills and you're proficient with Microsoft Office
You have excellent presentation and communication skills
You have a proven track record in sales and business development
You have exceptional time management and the ability to develop call plans and sales strategies
and rewarded
driver'slicenceYou have a broad network within the extractive industries.
You are prepared to travel to visit customers and our branches around Australia with an excellent driving history 
 
The following qualifications are essential:
Experience with rock flow systems
Knowledge of the application of crushing and screening
Understanding and knowledge of the quarry & mining industries.

 
Key Responsibilities:

Establish relationships with new customers and maintain contact with existing customers to promote Onetrak's products and services
Actively seek out new opportunities and close deals
Provide specialist advice to customers on equipment selection and application
Identify key market segments within the extractive industries
Refine and review customer database in conjunction with the Marketing Manager
Recommend new machine stock and timing of purchase
Promote and support all areas of the business – Onetrak is a full-line distributor of extractive applications equipment
Provide weekly updates on current prospects, lost sales and market information to the National Sales Manager
Train and mentor Onetrak staff to maximise sales potential and the strength of the group as required
Hands on management of the sale – from factory discussion to machine hand-over
Provide technical proficiency on equipment to complement a good sales technique & pass onto sales team.


Apply by submitting your CV and cover letter to hr@onetrak.com.au. For a confidential discussion or further information about the role, please contact Andrew Pritchard on 0427 523 188.
 
Only successful applicants will be contacted.



 04 May 2018 POSITION VACANT: Drill Fitter in North Queensland

Sequel-Impact Drill & Blast is the largest top hammer provider of drilling and blasting services on the east coast of Australia. We deliver safe and effective outcomes for our clients who work in the civil, mining and quarrying sectors. Our fleet of 40 plus varied rigs such as Atlas Copco, Pantera, DPI, Ranger, ECM 585, 660 and 720 and the smaller agile Soosan allows us the ability to meet the needs of even the most challenging sites. With over 30 years’ experience in drilling and blasting our business combined with a can-do attitude, positive team culture and drive to succeed has seen our services grow quickly over the past 6 years. As part of this growth we have a need to employ a drill rig fitter based in North Queensland with occasional support to our Brisbane and Melbourne branches.
You will be reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor with a dotted line to the National Operations Manager. Your responsibilities will be for but not limited to, the following:
  • Performing scheduled drill servicing across our varied drill rig fleet
  • Vehicle servicing which may include trucks and trailers.
  • Performing unscheduled repairs
  • Prioritising workloads or unscheduled repairs when required
  • Fulfilling all safety requirements and maintenance reporting needs.
ESSENTIAL Skills and requirements include:
  • Hand Tools
  • Australian Open Class drivers licence
  • Previous Drill Maintenance Experience.
  • Ability to pass a police clearance check
  • The ability to work well with others.
  • Strong OH&S Focus
  • Ability to pass all pre-employment medicals and Drug and Alcohol screen 
  • White card generic induction
  • Proven experience in mining, quarry or civil construction environments
  • The role will include some working away from home and may require some overnight stays, depending on the sites
  • Excellent presentation, work ethics and communication skills
  • Available for a quick start
  • Ability to use smart phones / technology
  • Exposure to a range of Sandvik Top Hammer Drill Rigs, including Pantera, Dpi, DP, DX and Ranger 800’s
  • Flexibility to work to tight deadlines
  • Self-starter and well organised
  • Strong customer focus
  • Qualified heavy diesel mobile plant fitter
  • Strong electrical and hydraulic problem solving ability
  • The ability to weld and fabricate would be highly regarded
 
DESIRABLE skills include:
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Demonstrate leadership skills
  • Fork lift / rigger/dogman licence highly regarded
  • Working at Heights
  • EWP
Benefits:
  • Company supplied work vehicle and mobile phone
  • Autonomy
  • Excellent remuneration package for the right applicant
  • Join a great place to work with high staff stability
  • Be part of an experienced team
  • Monday to Friday work with occasional Saturdays and some travelling

Please forward your resume including refer details to the email below.
Lee Scrivener – HR Manager
recruit@sequeldrilling.com.au
 

 02 May 2018 The role:
Located in Seaham, Boral is looking for a self-motivated and experienced professional to join our team as a Quarry Supervisor for a period of six months with the possibility of extension.

Duties:
  • Supervision of daily activities involving employees and contractors
  • Ensuring compliance with Boral’s safety and environmental management systems
  • Promoting a positive safety culture through leadership
  • Coordinate operations to meet product output requirements
  • Anticipate future production requirements and plan accordingly
  • Co-ordinating quality control requirements
  • Ensure that customers receive high-quality products and service
Skills and experience:
  • Demonstrated leadership and people supervision experience
  • An uncompromising commitment to safety
  • Previous experience in supervising a quarry/mine operation with Cert IV in Extractive Industries or willing to obtain
  • An uncompromising commitment to safety
  • Understanding of plant and equipment maintenance practices
  • Strong organisational skills and the ability to prioritise competing deadlines
  • Be reliable, motivated and be able to work under pressure and changing priorities
If you are interested in this please press APPLY or visit http://careers.boral.com.au

Boral is an international building products and construction materials group with three strong divisions: the high-performing, well-positioned materials business of Boral Australia; the fast-growing, 50%-owned USG Boral interior linings joint venture in Asia, Australia and the Middle East; and Boral North America, a scaled and growing building products and fly ash business. With its headquarters in Sydney, Australia, Boral had approximately 16,500 full-time equivalent employees (including in JVs) working across over 700 operating sites in 17 countries as at 30 June 2017. 


Boral values and is committed to creating a diverse working environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All suitable applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability or age.
 

 20 Apr 2018 An opportunity exists within Hanson Construction Materials for a suitably qualified and talented individual to join our South Australian team as the Manager of our Kanmantoo Bluestone Masonry business located in the Adelaide Hills.
 
Hanson is one of Australia’s leading suppliers of heavy building materials to the construction industry.  The Kanmantoo Bluestone Business produces a unique dimension stone that is famous in South Australia and is highly sought after. The business has a proud history and an exciting future.
 
Reporting to the Quarry Manager, this role offers a secure future with a world leader in the construction materials industry and has responsibility for all aspects of the masonry business and management, including: 
  • Management of bottom line profitability and operational costs
  • Building customer relationships and supporting sales
  • Risk management and compliance with relevant legislation and statutory responsibilities
  • Management of staff and contractors
  • Masonry stone sourcing, processing, distribution, planning, scheduling, and budgeting
  • Continuous improvement initiatives
  • Community liaison and stakeholder engagement 
The successful candidate will need to possess the following skills and attributes: 
  • Self-motivated
  • Strong leadership and people management skills
  • A collaborative approach to business functions
  • Total commitment to risk management and Zero Harm
  • Proven knowledge and experience in sourcing and processing Dimension Stone
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Commitment to quality control and customer needs 
Training will be provided in the unique aspects of quarrying and processing this stone.
A competitive remuneration package will be negotiated and will include salary, fully maintained company vehicle and other benefits of which will be outlined during the interview process.
 
Hanson is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a smoke-free working 

Inquiries: 
sarah.bellman@hanson.com.au  or 0417 592 276
 

 

Quarry Operations Manager - Queensland
 
The role
If you are looking for the opportunity to work for an innovative company with strong technical abilities, this may be the opportunity for you!

We are continually looking to invest in our future. As a result, we are looking to appoint a Quarry Operations Manager who will be responsible for Management of the Qld Quarry Operation based at our Narangba office

Reporting to the General Manager Queensland, it is critical that a genuine commitment to safety, health and environmental improvement is practiced in this role.  Exceptional leadership and people management skills are essential, as is effective time management coupled with the ability to plan effectively.

This is a full time permanent position with a fully maintained tool of trade vehicle provided as part of the salary package on offer.

Responsibilities

  • Experience in managing quarry/sand operations
  • Able to manage and maintain safety and environmental standards
  • Improve operational performance and safety
  • Day to day cost control focus
  • Strong knowledge and experience in the maintenance of crushing and screening equipment
  • Able to develop and lead 
  • Implement and monitor Policies and procedures
  • Site inspections
What you will need to succeed
  • Strong commitment to safety and the environment
  • Extensive experience in the Quarry or Mining industry
  • Have a minimum of a Cert IV or Diploma
  • Superior customer focus
  • Proven leadership skills
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Able to encourage a team work environment

Our business
Hy-Tec is a leading quality assured supplier of concrete and aggregates to the commercial, industrial, civil and residential construction sectors. We focus on accurate delivery times with support from a large fleet of concrete and aggregate trucks for best in class on time delivery.

Part of the Adelaide Brighton Limited Concrete and Aggregates Division, Hy-Tec’s concrete plants service south east Queensland, Darling Downs, Nth Queensland, Sydney and Melbourne, Northern New South Wales and the Northern Territory. We have strategic aggregate reserves west of Sydney, in northern New South Wales, Queensland and the Northern Territory. The South Australian operations of the Concrete and Aggregates Division include Southern Quarries, Direct Mix Concrete and Davalan Concrete through which we supply concrete and aggregates and agricultural lime to the South Australian market.  Victorian operations also include Central Premix and Quarries.

Hy-Tec is a subsidiary of Adelaide Brighton Limited, a leading Australian construction materials company with operations that comprise cement and lime, concrete and aggregates and concrete products and employs 1,500 people nationally

Applications close 11:30pm Sunday 29 April 2018

Visit https://adbri.bigredsky.com/ to apply or to find other career opportunities with Adelaide Brighton

Hy-Tec is committed to being a safe and inclusive workplace that values and promotes diversity 

 

 10 Apr 2018

Environmental Consultant 

  • Industry leading consultancy
  • Strong team of professionals
  • Barossa Valley based role
An excellent opportunity is available to join Groundwork Plus, a long established resource, environmental and land use consultancy specialising in the quarry and mining sector.
 
As an Environmental Consultant you will join a team of motivated and experienced professionals that will assist you in achieving your career goals and allow you to make significant contributions towards client outcomes.
 
In this role you will be responsible for managing and undertaking environmental assessments, environmental management plans, environmental monitoring and analysis and client and government liaison. You will actively participate in looking for further opportunities to expand the capabilities of our team within key markets and manage the expectations and ensure delivery of high quality outcomes for our clients.
 
Suitable candidates will have:
 
  • Tertiary qualifications in Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science or related field;
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience;
  • Project management experience;
  • Quarry or mining knowledge and experience;
  • Strong planning and analytical skills;
  • Interest and experience in Ecology;
  • Excellent verbal and communication skills;
  • An understanding of the following legislation is desired:
    • Mining Act 1971
    • Mining Regulations 2011
    • Environment Protection Act 1993
    • Native Vegetation Act 1991

Applicants with previous consulting or government experience are encouraged to apply.
 
Field work may be required as part of the role so applicants should be available to travel.
 
A competitive remuneration package is offered based on skills and experience.
 
For more information regarding this Environmental Consultant role, please contact Groundwork Plus on (08) 8562 4158 or info@groundwork.com.au
 
To apply please send your CV and a covering letter to info@groundwork.com.au