Boilermaker Mining Shutdown Maintenance Mount Isa QLD - iMINCO

AWX are seeking experienced and qualified Boilermakers for locally based roles within Mount Isa, Queensland

AWX Mount Isa QLD

Boilermaker Mining Shutdown Maintenance

AWX are market leaders in Recruitment and pride there selves in employing quality people, partnering industry, developing sustainable workforce solutions and managing ongoing relationships with industry partners.

On behalf of there client AWX are seeking experienced and qualified Boilermakers for locally based roles within Mount Isa, Queensland. Positions are available on a residential roster only so applicants will need to reside in Mount Isa or be willing to relocate at their own expense.

About the Role:

These roles will be mine site based completing maintenance, repairs and shutdown work on the mine site. Rosters will vary between, 4:4 and Monday to Friday.

Boilermaker Mining Shutdown Maintenance Mount Isa QLD

Skills and Experience required:

  • Australian recognized trade certificate.
  • A minimum of 2 years post trade experience.
  • Previous mining or construction experience highly regarded though not essential.
  • Australian drivers licence.
  • Capability to work within high heat environments.
  • Ability to multi-task and perform duties to a high safety standard.
  • Good verbal communication skills and safety awareness.
  • Flexibility to work night shift and weekend work if required.

To be successful you must also:

  • Hold or be willing to obtain a JTE and medical along with other site inductions.
  • Be able to pass a Drug & Alcohol test (you will also be tested randomly on site).
  • Hold a Working at Heights and Confined Space training certificate completed within the past two (2) years.


  • Varied work conditions and competitive pay rate.
  • Great opportunity to further your experience in the mining industry.

If you think you have what it takes to be a member of the AWX team – APPLY NOW!

If you feel you have the required skills and are looking to join a professional team, please apply online now with an up to date CV.

All applications are treated in the strictest of confidence and your details will not be forwarded to the company without gaining your prior consent. Make yourself stand out from everyone and create your resume with keywords contain.

How to apply

This is an excellent opportunity for you to advance your career with a leading mining contractor. To apply for this role please follow the link below.

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*

Apply for Experienced Boilermaker Mining Shutdown Maintenance Mount Isa QLD

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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