Underground Drill Operators

Africa Personnel Services - kombat, namibia

a month ago

Description

We are currently seeking experienced and safety-conscious Underground Drill Jumbo Operators to join our team on the mine in Kombat .

Responsibilities

  • Operate drill jumbo equipment to drill blast holes according to engineering specifications and safety standards.
  • Conduct pre-operation inspections of drill jumbo equipment to ensure proper functioning and identify any maintenance or repair needs.
  • Set up and position drill jumbo equipment in underground mining headings or development areas.
  • Load blast holes with explosives and ensure proper charging procedures are followed.
  • Monitor drilling operations and adjust equipment settings as needed to achieve desired drilling parameters.
  • Maintain accurate records of drilling activities, including hole depths, patterns, and quantities drilled.
  • Adhere to safety protocols and procedures at all times to prevent accidents and injuries.
  • Communicate effectively with other members of the mining team to coordinate drilling activities and ensure smooth workflow.
  • Perform routine maintenance and repairs on drill jumbo equipment to keep it in good working condition.
  • Participate in safety meetings, training sessions, and emergency response drills as required.

To apply email the full cv to : [email protected] :with the ref :Drill Operator

Closing date is 26 April 2024

Requirements

  • The machines we use are Epiroc 282 (twin boom), but operators with experience on any drill jumbo will be considered .
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum of 1 years of experience as an Underground Drill Jumbo Operator in the mining industry.
  • Valid driver's license and underground mining certification (if required).
  • Proficiency in operating and maintaining drill jumbo equipment, including hydraulic and pneumatic systems.
  • Strong understanding of underground mining methods, practices, and safety regulations.

To apply email the full cv to : [email protected] :with the ref :Drill Operator

Closing date is 26 April 2024

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