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Mine Deputy - Narrabri Project, NSW

Department Redpath Australia Pty Ltd.

Date Posted 9/13/2021

Position Type Full Time

Reference No. 1309-2582-MDE

LocationNarrabri, New South Wales, Australia

About the Project

This is your opportunity to join the Redpath team on an underground development project at Narrabri Coal Operations.

The Narrabri Coal Operations mine site is located approximately 28km southeast of the township of Narrabri.  

The project will be executed utilising Cut and Flit mining methodology.  Equipment will include a Joy 12CM12 Continuous Miner, Waracar Shuttlecar, Joy Multibolter, Sandvik LS190 LHD’s, Driftrunners and Conveyors.  This project provides an exciting opportunity for operators and tradespeople alike.  

Redpath is excited about establishing a presence in New South Wales and working with Narrabri Coal Operations throughout the next two years.


The role involves

  • Working a 7 days on, 7 days off roster, 12hr shifts
  • Provide direct and general supervision of workers in the area of the underground mine they are responsible.
  • Continual assess the work places and being informed of hazards and controlling them
  • Attend workplaces as required to supervise workers and activities to establish their whereabouts and ensure risks are managed
  • Conduct physical inspections for a designated part of the mine as required by the safety management system, including the mine inspection plan


We are looking for

  • Previous experience as Deputy in an underground coal mining project
  • Current Deputy Certificate of Competency NSW
  • Supervisor certification S1,2,3 and G2 Risk Management
  • Valid manual drivers licence 
  • National Police clearance within last 6 months advantageous 
  • A positive work ethic and attitude in keeping with Redpath's motto, Consider it done — safely.


In return you can expect

  • Career paths through internal promotions 
  • Competitive salary package
  • Salary continuous insurance & life insurance 
  • PPE provided
  • Accommodation provided at Civeo Camps in Narrabri or Boggabri 
  • Salary Sacrifice for Superannuation and Novated car leasing 
  • Discounted health insurance with BUPA 
  • Business improvement and innovation rewards 
  • Reimbursement for prescription safety glasses (up to $200) 
  • Employee Assistance (4 sessions per annum), well-being assistance that’s free for all the family 


How to Apply

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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.