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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

    Shotfirer Csa Mine
    Seeking experienced underground shotfirer for CSA at Cobar. 7/7 roster with camp accommodation

    Heavy Duty Fitter
    Downer EDi Mining is currently seeking expressions of interest from motivated and safety conscious HD Fitters paying excellent $$$$ immediate start

    Diesel Fitters Excellent Benefits Job Security Consistent Weekly Pay
    If you're looking for job security, competitive pay and equal time rosters, apply to Downer today!

    Production Operator
    Exciting permanent full time opportunities exist for experienced Production Operators for Downer Mining's Boggabri Project.

    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

    Hr Advisor Downer Mining Services
    Downer Mining currently has a vacancy for an experienced HR Advisor to be based in our South Brisbane head office to support our Mining Services Division. 

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

    Mpu Operators Meandu
    Downer Blasting Services is currently seeking experienced MPU Operators to join our project at Meandu Mine near Kingaroy.

    Heavy Duty Fitter
    Downer EDi Mining is currently seeking expressions of interest from motivated and safety conscious HD Fitters paying excellent $$$$ for an immediate start

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