Lancaster, SC 
Posted 20 days ago
Job Description
Job Brief

Operate auxiliary equipment and assist equipment operators and blasters in the maintenance of all equipment and the loading, mixing, unloading, and preparation of explosive products for the customer.

Who We Are

Dyno Nobel is a global leader in the commercial explosives industry. We provide innovative blasting solutions and quality explosives products throughout North America, Australia and selected customers in the Asia Pacific.

Join us in everything that’s great about Dyno Nobel: OUR culture, OUR values, OUR commitment to safety and most importantly our PEOPLE. This combination makes Dyno Nobel a terrific place to work.

Dyno Nobel is a subsidiary of Australian based Incitec Pivot Limited. IPL's 4500 employees also manufacture and market industrial chemicals and fertilizer products & services to customers around the world.


What You’ll Do

Reporting to the Site Manager, you will be the expert in operating auxiliary equipment and assisting equipment operators and blasters in the maintenance of all equipment and the loading, mixing, unloading, and preparation of explosive products for the customer. You will be responsible for performing basic maintenance of assigned vehicles in order assure its reliability and safe operation. Other duties will include:

  • Read gauges and make adjustments to equipment to maintain proper performance in order to assure quality and accurate product delivery.
  • Assist Equipment Operators and Blasters at blast site in order to safely serve the customer.
  • Follow all safety procedures and maintain safe working conditions in shop, while operating equipment, and while on blast sites in order to protect personal safety and the safety of others
  • Maintain safe working conditions on and near the blast site.
  • Report all incidents and hazardous conditions to appropriate supervisors.
  • Comply with Loss Control Board mandates in support of the implementation of all policies improving the quality of blasting services and limiting liability exposure related to the blast event.
  • Comply with appropriate areas of the HSE Management System and DNNA Engineering Standards. 
  • Proactively support Safety programs by participating in training and safety meetings.


What We’re Looking For:

  • Minimum high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Good work habits. Prior manual labor experience preferred
  • Ability to read, write and speak English and to communicate in written and verbally
  • Present oneself in a professional manner at all times
  • Positive attitude, friendly demeanor, and a team player


What We Offer:

  • Paid vacation + 10 paid holidays + a couple of PTO days
  • Full health benefits including employer HSA contributions + dental plan with an orthodontic option, wellness coaching available
  • Up to a 4% 401k match PLUS additional company contribution from 1% to 5% based on years of service
  • Generous tuition reimbursement program
  • Friendly and supportive coworkers


Zero Harm for Everyone Everywhere

Value People – Respect, Recognize & Reward

Think Customer. Everyone. Every day

Treat the Business as our Own

Care for the Community & our Environment

Challenge & Improve the Status Quo

Deliver on our Promises


Women and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Dyno Nobel is an equal employment opportunity employer and will give all qualified applicants consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
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