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Shotcrete Sprayer - MICO

Department Redpath Australia Pty Ltd.

Date Posted 8/6/2020

Position Type Full Time

Reference No. 0708-2581-SCO

LocationMount Isa, QLD, Australia

About the role and Project

This is your chance to join the Redpath MICO  team in an exciting Ground Support role. The Glencore George Fisher/MICO Zinc Mine is located 20km from Mount Isa, close to local amenities and a family friendly community environment. The MICO Redpath team benefit from the job security that comes from being in the early stages of a long term contract. The role will offer you the opportunity to progress your career in a small team environment where safety leadership and performance is valued. Redpath are industry leaders in underground ground support, with the MICO contract contributing to the 15,000m3 of shotcrete applied and the 35,000m of cablebolts installed by Redpath around Australia each month.



  • safe, effective and productive operation of the shotcrete machine in the application of fibrecrete;
  • provide a high standard level of support and flexibility to the mining operation.


Skills & Experience

  • Demonstrated experience working in an underground environment operating a spraying machine (Jacon experience will be highly regarded);
  • Ability to read and understand mine plans and designs;
  • Valid manual drivers licence
  • A drive for continuous improvement and innovative solutions;
  • A safety approach in keeping with Redpath's motto Safety - First, Last and Always.



Residential Mt Isa candidates are encouraged to apply. If FIFO - flights are provided from Brisbane, Townsville and Cairns food and accommodation is provided when on site.


Redpath offers choice and flexibility to enhance the lifestyle and wellbeing of our team. With benefits including discounted health insurance, salary packaging and salary continuance insurance we make the health, safety and well-being of our people our absolute priority, and we're focused on ensuring everyone is fit for work and fit for life.


About Redpath

The Redpath Group is a leading mining contractor with projects throughout Australia and the globe.

We specialise in shaft sinking, mine development, contract mining, raiseboring, underground construction, coal, engineering & technical services and speciality services. We are committed to providing an environment in which all our employees can excel while achieving our vision of Safety - First, Last and Always.


How to apply

To apply, click on the “Apply Now” prompt quoting the reference number 2606-2581-SPR




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We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Redpath Mining Contractors and Engineers is an equal opportunity employer.