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CAT 793 Dump Truck Jobs Mackay
WorkPac is seeking experienced CAT 793 Dump Truck Operators for an open cut coal mine, located 60km South East of Moranbah and 200km South West of Mackay in the Bowen Basin in Central Queensland.
- FIFO OPTION FROM TOWNSVILLE
- BIBO FROM MACKAY OR ROCKHAMPTON
- PRE STRIP DUMP TRUCK OPERATORS – 7/7 ROSTER
Minimum of 24 months experience is essential with min Mechanical Dump Truck skill CAT 793
- Ongoing role for an Immediate Start
- BIBO Available from Rockhampton and Mackay
- FIFO Option from Townsville (at own cost)
- Camp and Meals Provided
- BIBO Camp to Site
- Minimum 24 months mine site experience operating Mechanical Dump Trucks
- SSE/Delegate Signed Skills List or Unsigned Skilled List Supported by RII
- Drivers Licence
- Coal Board Medical or willing to obtain
- Current Standard 11 Induction Training or willing to obtain
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.
Why work for WorkPac?
Looking after their employees is important to them. 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 them. As WorkPac has such a large footprint, they know their local areas and are always helping their local community.
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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.
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.
You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.