Coal Handling Preparation Plant Operator Heavy Maintenance Mackay

Stellar Recruitment is lookling for Coal Handling Preparation Plant Operator Heavy Maintenance Mackay and Rockhampton

Trade Qualified CHPP Operator Maintainer

  • Well-known Mining Project | Dysart Region
  • 7/7 Rosters | Super Paid on Every Hour
  • Buses from Mackay and Rockhampton

Stellar Recruitment are partnered with one of the world’s largest mining providers. This company is focused on providing a safe and efficient work environment on site.

Coal Handling Preparation Plant Operator Heavy Maintenance Mackay

Due to a recent expansion in their CHPP department they urgently require trade qualified CHPP Operator Maintainers to start immediately on one of their key projects situated in Dysart.

About the Role:

If successful for this position you will be required to carry out repairs and maintenance as well as operate mobile equipment including dozers and loaders to maximize plant availability.


    • Repairs and preventative maintenance of Preparation Plant and Heavy Equipment.
    • Train load out operations.
    • Operate dozers and loaders.
    • Perform process control operations.
    • Adhere to all site safety protocols and SOP’s
    • Promote an enjoyable, safe and productive work environment

Skills & Experience:

  • Trade qualified Mechanical Fitter/Boilermaker/Electrician
  • Extensive experience working on a Coal Handling Preparation Plant
  • RII's [...Learn about RII's]s or Transcript for dozers and loaders
  • Current Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training* and Coal board medical


  • Temp to perm opportunities
  • A supportive environment with ongoing training and career development
  • Stable contract
  • Super paid on every hour worked
  • Camp accommodation and meals provided

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 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*

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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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