Experienced Diesel Fitters
Diesel Fitters Trade Mining experience Blackwater
They are currently looking for a number of experienced diesel fitters for long term roles based in the Blackwater region. These roles will be casual to begin with however the client has expressed an interest in looking to make the roles permanent in the future. There is a lifestyle roster on offer of 5/4, 4/5, and 5/5 with the option of BIBO or DIDO to camp with 12.5 hours shifts.
Previous mining experience is essential ideally in the coal industry and you will ideally have a current coal board medical and BMA induction although the client is willing to assist with this.
The successful candidates will need to have:
- Relevant trade qualification and mining experience
- CAT Excavator, Dump truck, Dozer and Grader experience.
- Terex and Hitachi Excavator experience ideal as well
- Hi Level of safety awareness
- Relevant inductions and medicals or ability to pass them
There is camp accommodation and meals provided with buses to take you and back to site daily so if you believe you have the skills and experience required for these roles and are looking for a long term role with a major player in the mining industry please APPLY NOW attaching an up to date resume with 2 relevant referees.
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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
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™
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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.
You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.