Coal Handling Plant Operator Mining Maintainers QLD - iMINCO Mining

Seeking experienced Coal Handling Plant Process (CHPP) Operator Mining Maintainers QLD

CHPP Operator Coal Mining Maintainers

Coal Handling Plant Operator Mining Maintainers Mining Information

Link Mining Services is currently seeking experienced CHPP Plant Operator/Maintainers to join their team at the Blair Athol Coal Mine, which currently produces approximately 1.5 million tonnes of saleable coal per year.

To be successful you will have a minimum of 24 months experience in a process plant.

Duties and Responsibilities

Reporting to the CHPP Supervisor, you will operate all areas of the Coal Handling Prep Plant in line with production schedules.  You will also be responsible for the following:

Coal Handling Plant Operator Mining Maintainers Mining Information

Coal Handling Plant Operator Mining Maintainers QLD

  • Operate and monitor the CHPP to optimize production and quality as directed by the CHPP Supervisor
  • Identify, report and act on all hazards whilst complying with the Health, Safety and Environment Management System
  • Perform CHPP roving duties to monitor CHPP performance and make adjustments as required
  • Perform first response breakdown maintenance tasks, as required
  • Conduct P.M. inspections
  • Maintain cleanliness of all areas of the CHPP


  • 2 years’ experience operating in a minerals preparation plant or CHPP
  • Current Drivers License
  • Current Coal Board Medical (or willing to obtain)
  • Current Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training* (or willing to obtain)
  • Production orientated with a focus on achieving results for both yourself and for the company
  • High levels of initiative and the ability to work independently
  • Your key focus is safety with a high attention to detail to abide by site procedures
  • Trade qualification and RII's [...Learn about RII's]’s to operate Loader, Moxy and Dozer will be highly regarded

These are permanent full-time positions with an immediate start available for the right person. To apply for this role please submit your resume via the ‘apply for this job’ link.

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.

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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.

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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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