Emergency Services Officer
Groote Eylandt Mining Company (GEMCO) is one of the world's largest manganese mining and concentrating operations, accounting for over 15% of the worlds' high-grade manganese ore production. Groote Eylandt offers a unique lifestyle choice with a secure, family-friendly environment that has excellent day-care facilities and a well-resourced P-10 school. The Groote Eylandt township overlooks the turquoise waters of Milner Bay, home to world renowned fishing and camping adventures.
A new FIFO position has been created within the Emergency Services team. This team provides a high quality service to GEMCO operations ensuring services are in place to provide a safe place of work for employees and contractors, response to emergency incidents on Eylandt and compliance with legislation. The Emergency Services Officer role will suit a proactive individual who has experience and knowledge of fire and emergency service processes in the mining industry, including incident command/control, emergency operations and responding to medical treatment cases.
Key areas of responsibility include:
The successful applicants must possess:
To be successful in this role, applicants will be committed to achieving the highest health, safety, environmental and community standards and Zero Harm practices. They will be enthusiastic, highly self-motivated and outstanding team players. Strong interpersonal and communication skills are essential to the success in this position as is a proactive approach to problem solving and a positive outlook.
This is a Fly In Fly Out position on a 7 x 7 roster ex. Darwin or Cairns. An attractive salary package will be offered to attract the right candidate, including performance based incentives.