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Diesel Fitter Jobs Mackay & Coalfields

Diesel Fitter Jobs Mackay & Coalfields

Stellar are looking for Heavy Diesel Fitters for mining positions out in Mackay & Coalfields. 

  • Permanent Positions – South Walker Creek
  • 7/7 Roster – Buses from Mackay
  • Salary Sacrificed Flights + 6 weeks Annual Leave

About Diesel Fitter Jobs Mackay & Coalfields:

If successful for this position you will be working in a field service position maintaining and repairing a wide range of excavators and large earthmoving equipment utilising your diagnostic skills. This role will see you implementing your skills to ensure maximum efficiencies are met and down time minimised. This position provides the opportunity to work for a large mining organisation and enjoy earning a strong mining salary and career prospects.

Duties:

  • Mobile plant maintenance and repairs – trucks, dozers, graders and loaders
  • Excavator maintenance repairs.
  • Adhere to all site safety protocols and SOP’s
  • Maintain high levels of equipment availability
  • Promote an enjoyable, safe and productive work environment

Skills & Experience:

  • Diesel Fitting or Mechanical Trade
  • Minimum 3 years experience on heavy earthmoving equipment – CAT, Komatsu and Hitachi
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Current Coal Board Medical
  • Current Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training*
  • Beneficial tickets – WAH, Forklift, Dogging, EWP, Crane etc.

Benefits:

  • Permanent Role
  • Annual leave and sick leave
  • Camp and Meals Supplied
  • Buses supplied from Mackay airport
  • $40/week tool allowance
  • Salary sacrificed flights

About the Company:

Stellar Recruitment is partnered with a leading specialist mining company that have a number of contracts across the Queensland Bowen Basin. They are currently seeking Diesel Fitters with strong experience on excavators to work permanently on a large mine site very close to Mackay for an on-going long term period.

 

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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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