Experienced Hydro Mining Operators – Mackay / Full Time

We are searching for Experienced Hydro Mining Operators to join our Mackay Project Team. If this sparks your interest.. don't delay, apply today!

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Rewarding Work – Being leaders in our industry, we offer a diverse fast-paced work environment

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Loyalty – We want to see you reach your potential and we would like to help you get there!

About Us:

National Pump & Energy (NPE) are proud to be leaders in the provision of pump, power and water treatment solutions. As an industry leader our reputation has been built on products and services delivered by people who are passionate about quality, reliability, and attentiveness.

About the Role:

We are seeking highly motivated experienced Mining Operators to join our team. As an Operator, you will be comfortable performing the full range of mining tasks to achieve production targets in a dynamic and changing environment. This is a great FIFO/DIDO opportunity located at Ravenswood Gold Mine in North-East Queensland.

You must have unlimited working rights in Australia to apply for this role.

We are seeking expressions of interest for the following positions:

  • Hydro Mining Service Crew
  • Cannon Operators
  • Control Room Operators

Position Description

Key Accountabilities

  • Relocation and assembly of high-pressure water pipework
  • Relocation and set up of high-pressure water cannons and associated plant and equipment
  • Carry out earthworks when required
  • Monitor cannon movement and placement for next cuts
  • Installation of discharge piping to support production requirements
  • Installation and cleaning of drain pipes
  • Assist maintenance trades during routine maintenance, breakdowns and shutdowns as required
  • Ensure all mining operations are carried out and maintained safely
  • Working 2/2 roster or 1/1 roster with a combination of night shift work
  • FIFO/DIDO depending on area of residence

Skills/ Selection Criteria (qualifications & experience)

  • Previous experience in Mining Operations, Hydro Mining experience would be desirable
  • Current C Class Driver’s License
  • Cert III in Surface extraction
  • Strong safety and quality focus
  • Skid steer Loader (Desirable)
  • Telehandler (Desirable)
  • Excavator (Desirable)
  • Marine License (Desirable)

Further information


We believe in providing a great employee experience. Therefore, we invest in perks, benefits, and experiences to make the employee journey the best it can be. You will be offered the following benefits and more:

  • Training & Development Opportunities
  • Competitive Remuneration
  • Opportunity to grow within the business and own what you do
  • Complimentary Employee Assistance Program for staff and their family
  • Great savings on Private Health Insurance
  • Generous discounts available on our online employee portal (Save $ at popular retailers including JB Hifi, Event Cinemas and many more!)

Still curious about what makes NPE a great place to work? Get the inside scoop about #LifeatNPE from our team by checking out employee ratings on SEEK.

For further information on the role, please contact people@nationalpump.com.au. Shortlisting will commence immediately – Don’t delay, apply today!

Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. If you are successful, you will be subject to a pre-employment medical and reference checks.

Contact information


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