Production Operator/ Leading Hand - Goonyella

Job Description

BUMA Australia was established in 2021 to acquire the Open Cut Mining business of Downer. This acquisition included the transition of all people, mining services contracts, assets, systems and intellectual property from a business which has successfully provided mining and civil services in diverse locations and across many commodities for over 75 years. Currently BUMA Australia successfully manages operations across four sites and we have plans to continue to expand and grow.

Everything we do is underpinned by our vision – to be a leading mining service provider contributing to future energy solutions and is supported by our core values of safety, integrity, innovation, collaboration and people.

We are currently seeking applications for a Leading Hand interested in joining our team at Goonyella Mine.

This is a full time opportunity which include an even time roster, camp accommodation and company provided bus transport!


Must have S1,2,3 and G2 supervising certificates and experience in supervising production operational activities.
Have all round operating experience (600 + tonne excavators, Dozers, Graders etc)
Display an enthusiastic work ethic and be self-motivated.
Want to work as part of a team and help each other to succeed
Must have a current/Valid driver's license
Be fit for work
In addition to the above you will be a great team player with a strong commitment to safe working practices.


7/7 Roster, working hours are 12hr 20mins for the first 6 shifts and 10hrs on the 7th shift to assist employees in traveling home within fatigue hours. Leading hands will be paid overtime for any additional hours outside of the set hours.
Annualised weekly pay
Camp accommodation
Company bus provided from Mackay.
Employee financial, lifestyle and health benefits such as discounted health cover, discounted car rentals, salary sacrifice options such as personal leave, superannuation, novated leasing and an Employee assistance program
3% increase each year on the anniversary of the EA (March 2023 and 2024)
Opportunity to cash in personal and annual leave
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Please provide all onboarding documents with resume when applying including CBM, Standard 11, Trade certificates, Drivers licence etc to avoid onboarding delays.

 Do you have what it takes? APPLY NOW!!