Omnia Careers Near me – Operator

Website Omnia Holdings

Job Description:

We are recruiting for a Truck Operator to load holes with explosive products utilising a mixer-placer truck, according to BME standards. Responsible for truck inspection and maintenance. A successful candidate must have a Matric with Maths and Code 14 Drivers License with Dangerous Goods Permit. Clean Criminal Record and must be recommended on Vienna Test System (Advanced Driving).

Job Responsibilities:

  • Sign the checklist and ensures that it is also signed by the Foreman and the mechanic.
  • Calibrate the instrumentation on the truck plant to ensure that all metrics remain correct or after major repairs were done on the vehicle,
  • Conduct the prescribed pre-use inspections and completion of the checklist prior to use of the truck.
  • Do calculations to determine the correct mass of product to be loaded in each hole and reports any discrepancies to with the Foreman.
  • Make necessary corrections or repairs in the event of detecting any problems in the blue category, on site if possible, otherwise to repor detected.
  • Carry out an inspection of all the holes and measures and records them to ensure that they are drilled to the correct depth.
  • Engage the pumping process and loading the holes according to the design specs while ensuring all prescribed SHERQ requirements are
  • Ensure that immediate corrections or repairs have to be brought about before driving off when any problems in the red category are
  • Report any out of spec holes to blaster.
  • Truck inspection, repairs and maintenance
  • Take a sample of the product and then analyses it to assess the product density prior to commencing the charging process.

Job Requirements:

  • Interpersonal skills
  • Trouble shooting (Fault finding)
  • Mechanical ability (advantageous)
  • Safety Conscious
  • Communication skills (verbal)
  • Truck driving skills under all road conditions
  • Driving heavy duty vehicles
  • Reliable
  • Quality Conscious
  • Attention to detail
  • Team Working
  • Numerical skills

Qualification & Experience:

  • Code 14 – In possession of a Professional Driving Permit (PDP) – Dangerous Goods and Passengers permit (DGP)
  • Dover Test
  • Grade 12 with Maths
  • 3 years Truck Driving experience (preferably in mining a environment) in driving heavy duty vehicles (EC1)

Job Details:

Company: Omnia Holdings

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Tshipi, Northern Cape, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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