Auto Mechanic Heavy Plant Repairs Mining Weipa Queensland - iMINCO

Seeking for experienced Auto Mechanic Heavy Plant Repairs Mining Weipa Queensland

Auto Mechanic Experienced Queensland

Auto Mechanic Heavy Plant Repairs Mining Weipa Queensland

NQ Civil Engineering Contractors (NQCEC) is a remote area specialist in the delivery of road construction and maintenance, plant hire and other civil infrastructure projects for state road authorities, regional councils and Tier 1 mining companies.

Based in the fishing hot spot of Weipa in North Queensland, NQCEC continues to have a strong focus on completing infrastructure upgrade projects in remote indigenous communities whilst providing employment and training opportunities for both indigenous and non-indigenous workers.

This position covers all aspects of vehicle and heavy plant repairs, servicing, diagnostics and accessory fitting.

Auto Mechanic Heavy Plant Repairs Mining Weipa Queensland

Key Duties:

  • Repairs and servicing of light vehicles, 4WDs with, trucks and road plant
  • Roadworthy assessments and services
  • Air-conditioning / Electrical work
  • Accessories fit-outs and repairs
  • Mechanical plant and or heavy mechanical, preferred

Essential Criteria

  • Qualified Auto-Mechanic
  • Auto Electrical and Air-conditioning experience preferred but not essential
  • LVT examiners license desirable, Electrical and AC Certificates desirable
  • Experienced with 4WD, light vehicles, road plant & heavy diesel repairs
  • Current Drivers License – HR or HC
  • High customer service focus
  • Attention to detail with quality workmanship
  • Adhere to strict workplace safety guidelines
  • Team player who wants to continually improve


  • Monday to Saturday 6pm to 6pm and Sunday 6pm to 12pm
  • Supportive and encouraging team environment
  • Training and career development opportunities

Pay; $38.30 casual FIFO 3/1 meals and Accommodation. Should this position interest you click apply now !

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How to apply

If you wish to apply please apply via the seek apply button! Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic mining operation that recognizes achievement and offers genuine career opportunities. Don’t forget you will need the appropriate mine site qualifications such as Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training*

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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.

Caterpillar Haul truck 793

Caterpillar Haul truck 793

The 793F has a load cpacityof 226.8 ton (US) and a top speed of 60 kilometres an hour. It's a turbocharged air-to-air aftercooled diesel engine that has enhanced power management capability for maximum hauling performance. The C175-16 is a 16-cylinder, four-stroke design that uses long, effective power strokes for optimum efficiency.

The 793F, is an autonomous-driven truck. Over 100 793F trucks are now operating via Command for hauling, the Cat autonomous truck operations system, which is a part of Cat MineStar™

Read more about the CAT 793 automomous mining dump truck on our website.

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.

Find out more about RII Competencies here

You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.

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