Dozer Operator Jobs Mackay & Coalfields
Immediate Start, Competitive Hourly Rate, DIDO 7:7 Roster
Due to several operations and maintenance service projects across the Bowen Basin, NES are seeking experienced Dozer Operators. This position is DIDO only; working 7:7 roster. For the right candidate there is long term work available.
As well as the following skills and qualifications:
- Coal Board Medical
- Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training* Induction
- Black Coal Competency/RII's [...Learn about RII's] certificate
- Heavy Rigid qualification
This is an opportunity for exceptional Operator to showcase their expertise to some off the biggest figures in Australian Mining and thus will be rewarded with a great pay rate. For a confidential discussion please contact John Elder at NES on 07 3123 4433 alternatively please feel free to forward your most current CV by clicking APPLY.
About the Company:
Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, they are able to provide their clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, they fully support their contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support their clients.
** This job is no longer available, see our most recent mining jobs here.
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™
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.
You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.