Adani jobs Carmichael mine – Downer recruitment information for Queensland job seekers
ADANI has now gone full-steam ahead with plans to develop the Carmichael coal mine in Queensland’s west. Protest groups failed to stop development.
Adani’s primary contractor Downer Group, said it will begin a massive tour of central Queensland searching for workers who have the skills to begin construction operations. The search will be on for all trades, concreters, form workers, road construction, labourers, TA’s – you name it.
Plenty mining jobs for the Queensland
Adani has always promised plenty mining jobs for the Queensland communities adjacent to the mine, and now they are delivering on it’s promise.
Downer’s recruitment tour will include the indigenous communities of Woorabinda, Cherbourg and Palm Island.
Downer Group touring regional Queensland
Adani said the next step in its regional employment strategy would include Downer Group touring regional Queensland to meet job seekers at employment fairs, which it hoped would help to create a positive outlook for the regions.
Downer has five confirmed events on the calendar, with additional events to be announced in the coming weeks.
Stay tuned for more information on Downer’s recruitment drive. This is where you’ll find out all you need to know about Adani jobs.
Job seekers wanting to work at the Carmichael mega-mine can register through Adani’s own online portal. This is the perfect way to keep up to date and receive emails about job vacancies. There are 22 questions to fill out, after that, you will get access to thousands of jobs.
You can also go to the ADANI recruitment website here: Adani jobs Carmichael mine – Downer recruitment information
Learn more about the Bowen Basin mining location.
The Bowen Basin contains the largest coal reserves in Australia. This major coal producing region contains one of the world’s largest deposits of bituminous coal.
The Basin contains much of the known Permian coal resources in Queensland including virtually all of the known mineable prime coking coal. It was named for the Bowen River, itself named after Queensland’s first Governor, Sir George Bowen.
The Bowen Basin covers an area of over 60,000 square kilometres in Central Queensland running from Collinsville to Theodore and is dotted with many coal mines operated by multiple mining companies.
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Resources and Infrastructure Industry (RII)
Commonly refered to as Black Coal Competency (BCC), the RII competency is one that can be attained by an operator who has previously worked in the industry and has completed a number of operating hours on various types of machinery.
RII competency is granted to prove correct and safe operation of mine site machinery. It is a very useful qualification to have, as it confirms the operator has the required experience and expertise.
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