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Dozer Push Operators 6/6 roster Blackwater, Queensland
SES Labour Solutions are Seeking Dozer operators experienced dozer push work for long term work in the Blackwater region (Mackay & Coalfields) on a 6/6 Roster
These are drive in, drive out roles in the Bowen Basin have with full camp and meals provided for the right people. Make sure your resume is up to date too!
To be considered for these positions you must
- Have current Standard 11 Induction Training and Coal Board Medical
- Have relevant R11’s
- Have at least three years experience in Queensland Open Cut Coal mines
- Have current Drivers License
Note: If you have 3 + years experience in a similar role and meet the above listed criteria, you are encouraged to register your interest via the APPLY button below.
Submit an application for this Queensland mining job, use the Apply button belowClick Apply for Dozer Push Operators – 6/6 Roster Position
About the Bowen Basin
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.
Komatsu 830E Haul Truck
The Komatsu 830E is an ultra class dump truck used in Australian open pit mining operations an is designed and built in Peoria, Illinois by Komatsu America Corporation (parent company is the Japanese held company Komatsu Ltd.
The Komatsu 830E is a beast, with 231,000 kilogram capacity (255 short tons). Although this is a big truck, the 830E's load capacity is about 66% the capacity of the Liebherr T 282C and Caterpillar 797B.This is an electric truck and is being featured in many new mining operations as well established mines in WA and QLD.
The electric drive system is very different fromt the transmission/differential drive of traditional trucks. The diesel engine is connected to a GE traction alternator with high voltage cables transfering electricity to the two wheel motors at the rear of the truck.
Read more about the KOMATSU 830E mining dump truck on the Komatsu website