Crane Operators Blackwater Mackay & Coalfields - iMINCO Mining

Actively seeking Expressions of interest Experienced Crane Operators for Upcoming works in the Mackay Region


Crane Operators wanted Blackwater Mackay & Coalfields

Leading workforce solutions company, providing highly skilled personnel to the commercial, industrial and resource sectors across Australia. These are the sought after Queensland mining jobs everyone is after. As this job is in the coal mining hotspot of Queensland you’ll need a BMA Blackwater induction, Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training* and Coal Board Medical as standard.

Essential requirements for Crane Operators:

  • High Risk work license
  • Current Drivers License
  • Must have experience operating up to 300T cranes and hole relevant ticket
  • White card
  • Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training*
  • Current coal board medical with chest X-ray
  • BMA Blackwater induction will be highly regarded
  • Confined space
  • Working at heights
  • EWP ticket will be highly regarded
  • A proactive approach to workplace safety
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work unsupervised
  • Must be able to pass a pre employment medical and drug screen

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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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