CHPP Operator Maintenance Coal Mining Electrical Trade QLD - iMINCO

Currently Seeking Qualified CHPP Operator Maintenance Coal Mining Electrical Trade QLD

CHPP Operator – Electrical Trade Qualification – Fixed Term Contract

CHPP Operator Maintenance Coal Mining Electrical Trade QLD

  • 7 on / 7 off rotating day / night roster (12.5 hour shift) (Wednesday through to Tuesday)
  • Residential or DIDO role (no FIFO flights provided)
  • Camp accommodation and meals provided at Coppabella Camp
  • Shuttle to and from camp and site
  • Fortnightly pays

Your new role:

An excellent and immediate opportunity exists for two Trade Qualified (Electricians) CHPP Operator/Maintainers to join tight-knit team at the Isaac Plains Coal Handling Preparation Plant (CHPP) on a 6 month fixed-term contract (with possibility to extend).

On a day to day basis, you will be required to:

  • Make adjustments to plant operational conditions to ensure maximum efficiency
  • Operate mobile equipment including bulldozers and front end loaders
  • Perform all maintenance activities to maximize plant availability, while maintaining the highest levels of safety and environmental standards
  • Perform train load out

CHPP Operator Maintenance Coal Mining Electrical Trade QLD

To be successful, you will have:

In return, they offer a collaborative and supportive environment where every employee has a genuine opportunity to have a say and make a real difference.

Eligible employees will also have access to a variety of benefits including discounts on private health care, travel and banking as well as access to our Employee Assistance Program (EAP).


Ausenco is a global organization with a history of attracting visionary people who embrace challenges and discover innovative solutions to each and every project.

They are proud of heritage and experience, and we build on that tradition through strong sense of culture, safety first ethos and by delivering excellent results for clients.

Working at Ausenco means being a part of a vibrant, culturally diverse company that nurtures creativity and input from all people.

How to Apply:

If this role sounds like you, please submit a detailed application directly to this posting. Thank you for your interest in Ausenco. They look forward to your submission and will be in contact.

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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