Underground Shift Supervisor


Work Type – Permanent
Location – Various
Roster – 2:2 FIFO from Perth
Remuneration – $170K-$190K

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 are seeking expressions of interest from experienced Underground Shift Supervisors. The position will require self-motivation, drive and multi-skilling. Ideal candidates will be proactive, and forward thinking, with a with strong ability to foster a culture of inspiration, innovation and collaboration withina team environment.

Preferred Criteria Includes
  • Must have full working rights in Australia
  • WA Underground Shift Supervisor’s Certificate of Competency
  • 5-10 years’ experience in underground mining
  • Extensive working knowledgeof practices and techniques applied in metalliferous underground mining, and Mines Safety and Inspection Act and Regulations
  • Current &valid Australian Drivers Licence
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Safe Working at Heights
  • Current & valid Dangerous Goods Security Card
  • National Police Clearance
  • Preferred candidates reside in Western Australia

  • Accountable for the supervision, leadership and direction of an underground mining team
  • Coordinate daily activities of underground miners in accordance with relevant production schedules
  • Meet targets, minimise costs and identify, review and implement process improvements
  • Requirement to do some ‘hands on’ work in underground areas
  • Ensure all operational personnel are properly trained, rotated and supervised
  • Manage and maintain the reporting of workplace hazards and incidents, ensure effective risk mitigation, and participate in incident investigations
  • Promote a positive safety culture

Candidates will need to be physically fit and meet pre-employment criteria including drug and alcohol screening and full medical.

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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.