Coal Mining Excavator Operator Mine Department Bowen Basin - iMINCO

WorkPac are currently seeking for experienced Coal Mining Excavator Operator Mine Jobs Department Bowen Basin

WorkPac - Darwin

Heavy Excavator Operator – Mining Jobs Theordore, QLD

  • EXCAVATORS OPERATORS
  • Roster 7/7
  • Immediate Start
  • HIT 5500 / 5600 Production Excavator Skills

Coal Mining Excavator Operator Mine Department <strong>Bowen Basin</strong>-iMINCO.net Mining Information

WorkPac currently have a number of opportunities for experienced Production Excavator Operators to commence work immediately. This work could start as early as next week. You will form part of and contribute to the Mine Operations Department of a Mine Site in Banana Shire – Lower Bowen Basin.

An absolute commitment to working safely, complying with all site safety standards and ensuring a safe and environmentally healthy workplace is essential. It is imperative that you possess the ability and aptitude to maintain high standards of safety, equipment serviceability, housekeeping and compliance with mine working procedures.

To be successful in these roles you will have the following:

  • Strong Operating Background on a minimum Excavator (5500) within a coal mining environment
  • Current Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training*
  • Current Coal Board Medical
  • Current Driver’s License
  • A willingness to work rotating rosters
  • Ability to contribute and work positively in a team environment
  • Sound Work History

Candidates please note that a medical including drug and alcohol testing is required as part of the recruitment process.

Join a company that considers you its most valuable asset. If the above sounds like an exciting challenge and you possess the required skills, click to apply.

On-boarding Process

Candidate please note that the on-boarding process for these roles will be structured and will be required to undertake skills testing, interview, pre-employment medicals and drug and alcohol testing.

If you are not willing to undertake or complete these, you will not be considered for these roles. Please note that only the successful candidates progressing to the next stage will be contacted.

About WorkPac

WorkPac is Australia’s largest, 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. Looking after employees is important. Employee Benefits program powered by Flare HR offers benefits across health, insurance, financial services, retail discounts and more.

NOTE: This is a sample of the types of jobs you can do when you have attained mining and heavy machinery equipment. Each job requires different levels of education, experience and qualifications. Wherever possible, link to the courses we offer will be provided as links. We encourage you to continue to do your own research on the online jobs boards such as SEEK, Indeed and Jora.

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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*

Apply for Experienced Coal Mining Excavator Operator Mine Department Bowen Basin

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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