Omnia Vacancies – Operator, Explosives Truck

Website Omnia Holdings

Job Description:

BME is the leading supplier of explosives to the South African open pit mining and quarrying industry. BME strives to remain at the forefront of technology by regularly participating in the research and trials of new blasting techniques and products, as well as attending and participating at technical conferences worldwide. BME continues to commercialise the new generation of electronic detonator as well as developing alternative products for the industry.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Signs the checklist and ensures that it is also signed by the Foreman and the mechanic
  • Cleans the vehicle on an ongoing basis so that it is presentable in the eye of the public and takes personal pride in it
  • Drives the truck safely and responsibly in all weather conditions and on all road surface conditions when picking up or delivering product to the blasting site, responsible for
  • Calibrates the instrumentation on the truck plant to ensure that all metrics remain correct or after major repairs were done on the vehicle, on a monthly basis
  • Greases, captures and signs off the truck on a weekly basis

Job Requirements:

  • Mechanical ability (advantageous)
  • Truck driving skills under all road conditions
  • Dangerous Goods and Passengers permit (DGP)
  • Numerical skills

Qualification & Experience:

  • In possession of a Professional Driving Permit (PDP)
  • 3 years Truck Driving experience (preferably in mining environment)
  • Grade 12 with Maths

Job Details:

Company: Omnia Holdings

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Newcastle, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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