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  • KalgoorlieGoldfieldsEsperance Mining, Resources & Energy Mining - Drill & Blast

We are seeking a Shotfirer for drill and blast operations at a Lithium mine located near Kalgoorlie, WA. You must have experience with Explosives, Fuses, Wires, Detonating Cords and Testing Circuits.


  • Lithium Mine & Various Sites
  • Mining & Resources
  • Hold a WA Shotfiring Licence (it is also preferable to hold a Dangerous Goods Security Card)


This position would suit an experiences Shotfirer with a WA Shotfiring Licence and experience with Explosives, Fuses, Wires, Detonating Cords and Testing Circuits.


You must be able to:

  • Handle Explosives, Explosive Cartridges, Fuses, Wires, Detonating Cords.
  • Operate Hand and Power Tools
  • Put Explosives in Holes
  • Test Circuits
  • Operate Basic Tools and Power Tools
  • Assist with clearing after detonation
  • Work on flexible 2&1 rosters
  • Complete your work independently in a safe and efficient manner
  • Commit to complete work in full


Our client offers:

  • A variety of sites, projects and clients
  • Competitive hourly rates
  • Flexible working dates - commitment to work dates is required


Successful applicants will possess the following:

  • Hold a current WA Shotfiring Licence
  • Hold a current Dangerous Goods Security Card (preferable)
  • Hold a current Drivers Licence
  • Hold a Construction Card
  • Be clean shaven as per site requirements
  • Previous or similar Experience
  • Your own Basic Tools
  • Ability to pass Drug & Alcohol Screenings
  • Ability to pass a Medical
  • Strong commitment to Health & Safety
  • A positive Work Ethic
  • A minimum of 2 contactable Employer References


Please note:

Due to a high volume of applicants only short listed applicants who meet the minimum requirements will be contacted.


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