Coal Mining Operator Jobs in Bowen Basin
- $43.20 – $46.26 p/h + Super paid on all hrs worked
- Lifestyle roster
- All meals and accommodation provided
Client is Australia’s largest coal producer and exporter with several mine sites located across the Bowen Basin in Queensland. The client currently has several vacancies available for experienced coal mining operators to work on a lifestyle roster.
Your new role
This client is currently seeking experienced coal mining operators with the ability to operate heavy machinery in a mining environment as required.
To be a suitable applicant for this position you will require:
- Coal Board Medical
- Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training*
- Drivers License
- Must have – CAT 789 or 793 Ticket
- Excavator – RH170 / CAT6060
- Front End Loader – WA1200 or equivalent
What you’ll get in return
This role offers you a position within the Bowen Basin region operating on a lifestyle roster. You will be paid super for all hours worked on site, all meals and accommodation will be provided to you by the client and there is also an opportunity to receive a Temp Worker Recognition Bonus after 6 months of continuous work based on performance.
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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Would you like to apply?
If you believe you are suitable for this role and match the above criteria then please forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to Sarah Harrison at Hays please click the ‘Apply Now’ button.Apply for Coal Mining Operator Mobile Heavy Machinery 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.
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Standard 11 Mining Induction
The Standard 11 is a workplace health and safety package for the Resources and Infrastructure Industry (RII).
If your job means you must access a Queensland coal mine site - you'll need a Standard 11.
The Standard 11 covers essential safety and procedures training designed to keep you and other workers safe from injury and harm when working on site.
There are 6 units of study (competency) in the Standard 11. This course can not be completed online. Find out more about how you can complete the Standard 11 Mining Induction at a location close to you
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