Airleg Miner




Work Type – Casual
Location – Forrestania Nickel Operations (1-hour flight from Perth)
Roster – 2:2 FIFO from Perth
Pay Rate – Attractive Remuneration


MAKO Mining is a specialist underground mining contractor focused on safely delivering high productivity and professional results in all narrow vein mining applications. The Company has a track record of consistent safety and production, at all times meeting our Client’s expectations.

We have an opening for an experienced Airleg Miner with an immediate start.

The position will require self-motivation, drive, and multi-skilling. The ideal candidate should be proactive, and forward thinking, with a with strong ability to foster a culture of innovation and collaboration within a team environment.

Preferred Criteria Includes
  • Must have full working rights in Australia
  • 5-10 years’ experience in underground Handheld Mining
  • Extensive working knowledge of handheld mining techniques
  • Current & valid Australian Drivers Licence
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Safe Working at Heights
  • Current & valid Dangerous Goods Security Card
  • Current & valid Shotfirers Licence
  • Preferred candidates reside in Western Australia
  • Use a rock-drill machine and air-leg to drill development rises and other associated tasks that are required according to mine design by our Client
  • Scaling and installing ground control according to site and area requirements
  • Handling and transporting explosives to the working area

The successful candidate will need to be physically fit and meet pre-employment criteria including drug and alcohol screening and full medical prior to an offer of employment being made

Only successful candidates will be contacted 

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Mako Mining's determination to continually innovate has seen the company expand its capabilities into a diverse group of associate companies delivering high quality underground mining services and products. Mako Mining proudly endorses all our associated service and product providers and encourage other underground mining companies to engage them so their operation can also take advantage of specialized and tailored solutions.