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Expressions of Interest – Drill Fitters – New Bowen Basin Project
Action Drill & Blast is a leading provider of integrated drilling and blasting services in Australia.
They have a positive team culture based on core values of Safety Integrity Teamwork and Innovation and provide employees with a safe and friendly work environment.Large Reichdrill and Atlas Copco drill fleet is modern and maintained to the highest standard.
Reporting to the Plant Manager you will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:
Perform scheduled drill servicing across Reichdrill, D65, and Pit Viper drill rigs
Performing unscheduled repairs
Prioritising workloads or unscheduled repairs when required
Supervising and/or coaching the activities of Servicemen and Trainee Fitters
Maintaining and servicing light vehicles, support trucks and trailers
Fulfilling all safety requirements and maintenance reporting needs.
ESSENTIAL Skills and requirements:
- Current Standard 11 Induction Training
- Current Coal Board Medical
Australian HR Class drivers license
Drill Maintenance Ability
Previous Drill Maintenance Experience.
DESIRABLE skills include:
Refrigerant Handling License
Action Drill and Blast Drill fleet product knowledge
Action Drill and Blast Ancillary fleet product knowledge
Ability to work autonomously
Demonstrate leadership skills
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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 Induction TrainingApply for Experienced Coal Mining Maintenance Drill Blast Fitters Bowen Basin
About the Bowen Basin mining region, Queensland.
The Queensland 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 a total area of over 60,000 square kilometres and is located in Central Queensland; running from Collinsville to Theodore. The entire region is home to many coal mines operated by multiple mining companies.
Here's a list of mining companies with operations in the Bowen Basin.
- Peabody Energy Australia Pty Ltd
- New Hope Corporation Limited
- QCoal Pty Ltd
- Hail Creek Holdings Pty Ltd
- Mt Rawdon Operations Pty Ltd
- Glencore Coal Queensland Pty Limited
- Fitzroy Queensland Resources Limited
- Conquest Mining Limited
- Ravenswood Gold Pty Ltd
- BHP Coal Pty Ltd/li>
- Baralaba Coal Company Pty Ltd
- Anglo American Metallurgical Coal Pty Ltd
- Santos Limited (JV with Santos Limited, Petronas Total and Kogas)
- TEC Coal Pty Ltd
- TerraCom Australia
- Coronado Curragh Pty Ltd
- Yarrabee Coal Company Pty Ltd
For a more detailed view of the above list, here's the link to Queensland State Development mines list