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CAT 789/793 Dump Truck Jobs Mackay
6/6 Roster (3D,3N, 6 Off), bus service available from Mackay.
WorkPac are searching for skilled and experienced CAT 789/793 Dump Truck Operators to commence at a mine near Moranbah. You will be working a 6/6 (3D,3N, 6 off) and there is also a bus service available from Mackay.
Duties & Responsibilities:
- Safely operate CAT 789 Trucks
- Pre-start Checks on Machinery
Skills & Experience:
- CAT Trucks 789, 793
- Minimum 6 Months Experience
- Coal Board Medical
- Standard 11 Induction Training or equivalent
- Right to work within Australia
About the Client:
Their client is Australia’s largest coal miner and exporter, the world’s largest supplier to the sea borne coking coal market and largest coal producer and supplier of metallurgical coal. The client has several mine sites across the Bowen Basin consisting primarily of open cut mines.
About the Company:
WorkPac is Australia’s leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, oil and gas and healthcare sectors. They are proud to partner with some of the country’s leading companies to deliver rewarding career opportunities. Register or apply with us for ongoing access to a wide range of temporary and permanent jobs for all skill levels.
Why work for WorkPac?
Looking after their employees is important to us. Their WorkPlus Employee Benefits program offers benefits across health, private insurance, financial services, travel and more.
WorkPac have over 45 offices throughout Australia, this means you have the flexibility to work anywhere in Australia with us. As WorkPac has such a large footprint, they know their local areas and are always helping their local community.
At WorkPac, they recognise they are strengthened by diversity. They are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect
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About the Bowen Basin
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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