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Downer Group

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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.

    Mining Operators Blackwater Mine
    Lifestyle Roster (5/4, 4/5, 5/5) Residential position Accommodation allowance An opportunity to work with an industry leading mining contractor

    Performance And Innovation Lead Black Belt
    Demonstrable and successful Business Management experience / capability in a similar environment with at least 3 years' experience gained at this level

    Diesel Fitter
    Permanent roles, 7/7 Roster, Camp Accommodation, opportunities to join our Maintenance Support Crew.

    Zero Harm Advisor
    Reporting to the State Manager, this critical role will support business unit operations and management to ensure compliance with local zero harm management plans.

    Diesel Fitter Maintenance Support Crew
    Permanent opportunities for experienced Diesel Fitters to join our Maintenance Support Crew. DIDO from Rockhampton, camp accommodation provided and working on a family friendly lifestyle roster (5/4, 4/5, 5/5).

    Serviceperson Maintenance Support Crew
    Permanent opportunities for experienced Serviceperson's to join our Maintenance Support Crew. DIDO from Rockhampton, camp accommodation provided and working on a family friendly lifestyle roster (5/4, 4/5, 5/5).

    NSW Customer Relationship Manager
    Working within our Rosehill Contracting business the NSW Customer Relationship Manager is responsible for maintaining and developing client relationships and promoting cross unit collaboration.

    Crew Member
    An excellent full time job opportunity is now available for experienced Crew Members to join our Road Surfacing team in Hobart (Austins Ferry Depot).

    Expressions Of Interest Civil Operators
    We are seeking expressions of interests for Civil Operators working with our Roads Construction and Maintenance team throughout South Australia.

    Project Coordinator
    Downer has a current opportunity for a Project Coordinator to be based in Hexham

    Driver Operators Tirau
    Based at our Tirau depot, you will be involved in general operating and labouring duties such as operating plant and machinery,

    Traffic Controller Qld
    We are currently seeking Level 1 and 2 Traffic Controllers for an immediate start for work within the South-East Queensland region.

    HD Fitter
    Downer Mining is currently seeking experienced Heavy Duty Fitters at Roy Hill

    Sprayer Driver
    An excellent opportunity is currently available for a Bitumen Sprayer Driver for an immediate start with our team based in Hobart.

    Asphalt Operatives
    Excellent long-term job opportunities are now available for experienced Asphalt / Spray Sealing Operator to join our team in Austins Ferry, Tasmania.

    CSA Nipper
    Currently seeking underground nippers for the CSA Project in Cobar NSW. Even time 7/7 roster with camp accommodation or residential.

    Enterprise Solution Architect
    AGIS is seeking an Enterprise / Solution Architect with a strong ICT background who can employ key principles, methods and models to describe an organisation's future state, and enable its evolution.

    Planning Manager
    Our business has been awarded the Sydney Growth Trains contract by Transport for NSW. The contract is valued at approximately $1.7 billion and is one of our most prominent projects to date.

    Information Manager Document Management
    Our business has been awarded two multi-billion dollar Rail projects – the High Capacity Metro Trains (HCMT) project and Sydney Growth Trains (SGT) project.

    Adelaide Light Rail Project Administrator
    Due to recent project wins our Infrastructure Projects business are now seeking to engage the capability of an experienced Project Administrator for our site office based in Adelaide

    Expression Of Interest Electrical And Instrumentation Trades
    We are currently seeking experienced people living residentially in the Darwin area

    Hd Fitter
    Downer EDI Mining is currently seeking experienced Heavy Duty Fitters to join the team at Karara

    Csa Auto Electrician
    Downer Mining seeking experienced underground Auto Electricians for a hardrock project in NSW - Immediate start - 7/7 even time roster - Camp accommodation - Flights or travel allowance

    Senior Estimator Mining Civil
    Downer Mining is currently seeking an enthusiastic and motivated Senior Estimator for our operations in our head office in South Brisbane.

    A great place to work - Come and be a part of our supportive, passionate team at Blackwater.

    Auto Electrician
    Downer EDi Mining is currently seeking expressions of interest from motivated and safety oriented Auto Electricians

    Tyre Maintenance Personnel
    • Heavy Duty Tyre Fitters • Site Supervisors • Shift Supervisors • Tyre Advisors

    Mpu Operator Blast Crew
    DBS are currently seeking an experienced MPU Operator/Blast Crew to join our Western Region team

    Expressions Of Interest Phalaborwa South Africa
    Downer Mining are currently seeking expressions of interest for underground positions in Phalaborwa, South Africa

    Trades Personnel Goonyella Opportunities For Women
    Downer Mining has an exciting opportunity for Trades women to join our Goonyella team on a permanent basis. 4/4 roster, camp accommodation supplied, competitive remuneration!

    Civil Project Manager
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