Job Details
  • Reference368541A_1612830583
  • LocationPerth
  • Salary+ super
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Posted27 days ago
  • ConsultantKaren Janssens

Founded in 1959, Chandler Macleod Group are one of Australia's largest providers of human resource solutions. Our aim is to unleash the potential of both our employees and clients through connecting them with the Bestfit ™ opportunities across the globe.

One of our clients, a well-known entity in the Western Australian Mining Industry, is seeking the services of an experienced Shot firer to join the Chandler Macleod Team on their Site and Build Your Career with a Leading Mining Contractor.

Job Responsibilities:

Health, Safety and Risk

  • Complete pre-start checks
  • Attend and participate in PSI and safety meetings
  • Complete Mac 5's and be involved in the development of JSEA's when required
  • Inspect work area and equipment for hazards, damage, and defects prior to commencing work
  • Ensure individual compliance with all relevant legislation, codes of practice, Macmahon and Client instructions, policies, procedures, and practices
  • Safe and efficient operation of the stemming loaders and light vehicles


Technical/Operational

  • Ensure all relevant documents are submitted on time for processing
  • Record all shift report data correctly and on time (i.e. daily explosive usage sheets, quality assurance documentation etc.)
  • Maintain all assets to a high standard
  • Ensure Explosive Management Plan is complied with
  • Ensure security of explosives
  • Inspect and service equipment
  • Test firing patterns
  • Inspecting and firing the blast, detonating misfires, and declaring site safe
  • Ensure explosive delineation and security of explosives is in line with site requirements
  • All duties as directed by the Supervisor


Commercial/Financial

  • Operate machine in competent manner without causing damage to equipment
  • Ensure work is done correctly the first time to the acceptable standard so there is no rework
  • Perform duties in a cost effective manner
  • Team Contribution


Personally adhere to all relevant policies and procedures, and support employees and contractors to also comply Willingness to fill in for the Leading Hand when required


Candidates must also be able to:

  • Work in a safe and efficient manner
  • Hold a valid shotfirer ticket
  • Pass a Pre-Employment Medical and Drug Screen
  • Provide a current National Police Clearance or be willing to obtain one
  • Provide a current WA Drivers Licence


A demonstrated, proactive approach towards ensuring the safety of yourself and others is a mandatory requirement for any role with Chandler Macleod. Your ability to set good examples of work ethic and integrity, especially when working alongside others, will be highly regarded.

Diversity and inclusion empowers us to unleash our true potential at Chandler Macleod. Our commitment to inclusion spans across race, gender, age, religion, and identity to ensure that our employees feel comfortable being their authentic-selves at work.

If you feel suitable for this role and are ready to #unleashyourpotential with Chandler Macleod, we encourage you to APPLY TODAY!