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Downer Group

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Who we are and what we do

Downers history dates back over more than a century in both Australia and New Zealand. Downer EDI was formed in 2001 following a merger with Evans Deakin Industries (Clyde Engineering; Walkers Limited; Ralph M Lee); Mineral Technologies acquired by Roche Mining.

Recognised as a leading provider, delivering contract mining and civil earthmoving services to local and international clients such as BHP Billiton, BMA Coal and Fortescue Metals Group.

Downer is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange and employs about 19,000 people, working across Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, South America and Southern Africa, Downer has certainly secured its presence in the mining industry.

Providing services such as;

  • Open cut mining
  • Underground mining
  • Blasting services (through our subsidiary Downer Blasting Services), including explosives manufacture and supply
  • Exploration drilling
  • Crushing
  • Mobile plant maintenance
  • Mine planning and design
  • Construction of mine-related infrastructure
  • Indigenous training and development
  • How to find and contact us

    Contact Details


    07 3026 6666


    07 3026 6060

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    Office Address

    SW1, 104 Melbourne Street

    South Brisbane QLD 4101

    Postal Address

    PO Box 8221

    Woolloongabba QLD 4102

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    Completions Coordinator FTTC
    Downer's Telecommunications business is contracted to its client to design and construct Australia's High Speed National Broadband Network (NBN) using various technologies including FTTX.

    Open Cut Diesel Fitter
    Lifestyle Roster (5/4, 4/5, 5/5) supporting work/life balance An opportunity to join a diverse and inclusive leading edge business Great systems, procedures, equipment and people

    Mining Operators (Blackwater Mine)
    Camp Accommodation Even time roster An opportunity to work with an industry leading Mining Contractor

    Light Vehicle Mechanic
    Downer EDI Mining is currently seeking an experienced Light Vehicle Mechanic to join the team at Karara

    Mine Surveyor
    Downer EDI Mining is seeking a Mining Surveyor for the Roy Hill Project. Be part of a dynamic team, Apply now!

    Downer Graduate Program
    We're looking for future leaders who will be innovative and help shape Australia's future in transport and infrastructure.

    Non Hot Metals Shutdown Electricians
    Now seeking Electricians for upcoming shutdown works in South Australia.

    Mechanical Fitter
    We are seeking people residing in the Darwin area or interested in a FIFO arrangement with substantial hands on experience and who are highly motivated.

    Boilermaker Special Class Welders
    Boilermakers/Special Class welders required for upcoming shuts in the SW

    Truck Driver Under 20T
    Seeking experienced Truck Drivers – Over 20T & Under 20T preferably with previous project construction or oil & gas experience

    Labourer (Peggy)
    Large Scale Oil & Gas Project • Darwin residential only • Diverse and dynamic environment

    Certificate II Tyre Technicians
    Respected, international company offers a great opportunity for experienced Cert II Tyre Techs to join the team. 4:4 roster.

    Waanyi Regen JV Century Site Electrician
    We are currently seeking an experienced Site Electrician for our Waanyi ReGen Joint Venture project at Century Mine.

    Downer EDi Mining is currently seeking an experienced and resourceful Storeperson

    Otraco Site Supervisor Goonyella
    This role is a residential position you must base yourself in the Moranbah area as the roster consists of 5 days on 2 days off. Certificate II Heavy Duty Tyre Fitting essential.

    Engineering Manager
    We have an opportunity available for an Engineering Manager (ELECTRICAL and COMMISSIONING) to join our project team in Onslow WA.

    Basic Intermediate Advanced Scaffolders
    DARWIN LOCAL Scaffolders required for core and campaign maintenance activities at Darwin LNG

    Electrical Instrumentation Technicians
    We have immediate opportunities for qualified Instrumentation Technicians with Oil & Gas construction experience based in Darwin.

    Downer Rail is currently offering opportunities to be a part of our 2018 Apprenticeship Program.

    Downer Rail is currently offering opportunities to be a part of our 2018 Apprenticeship Program.

    Downer Rail is currently offering opportunities to be a part of our 2018 Apprenticeship Program.

    Production Operators Ancilliary
    Join a team that will support your journey

    CSA Mine Site Maintenance Clerk
    We are currently seeking a proactive and motivated Maintenance Clerk for our CSA underground mining project.

    Pipe Fitter
    We have immediate opportunities for experienced and versatile Pipefitters with Oil & Gas Construction experience based in Darwin.

    Labourer / Bus Driver
    Large Scale Oil & Gas Project • Darwin residential ONLY • Diverse and dynamic environment