Job Details
  • Reference364066C_1603946003
  • LocationSouth Brisbane
  • SalaryCompetitive salary + benefits package
  • Job TypeContract
  • Postedabout 1 month ago
  • ConsultantRhianna Wilson


As one of the Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.

Chandler Macleod has partnered with a global leader to recruit several Underground MCU Operators for a large project throughout Queensland.

About the role

We are currently seeking applications for Experienced Underground MCU Operators for sites across Queensland. This role will operate on an 8 days on 6 days off roster and it is expected that the successful candidates will reside in Townsville or Brisbane, QLD. Onsite Camp accommodation and meals are provided.

As the MCU Operator, you will work underground on customer mine sites operating the equipment. An MCU vehicle is used to deliver and load explosive materials into blast holes underground.

What you will be doing

You will be charged with operating all associated plant and equipment to provide blasting products and services to customers, and in doing so will provide a quality service in the manufacture of bulk explosives to our customers in a safe and environmentally conscious manner.

What you bring

  • Previous underground mining experience (i.e. Charging or mining operations)
  • Heavy rigid (HR) vehicle license (advantageous)
  • Previous experience operating an MCU or similar blast product delivery vehicle (desired)
  • Experience with electronic blasting systems (advantageous)
  • Strong customer orientation
  • Mechanical trade qualifications are advantageous but not essential
  • A commitment and attitude toward Safety, Health and Environment
  • Current QESC/SSAN security clearance or willing to obtain
  • Able to pass a full Pre-Employment Medical


If you believe you have the necessary skills to succeed in this position, please send through an update resume using the 'Apply' function.