Dozer,Grader & Dump Truck Operator
Client is Australia’s largest coal producer and exporter with several mine sites located across the Bowen Basin in Queensland. This company currently has several opportunities available and is is currently seeking safe, experienced and skilled candidates to join to their production team.
About the role
This role will see you predominantly operating a variety of equipment including 16 or 24 Graders, D10 and D11 Dozers as well as Komatsu 930 and CAT 797 Trucks in the Prestrip Overburden Department on a coal mine site located near Moranbah.
To be a suitable candidate for this vacancy, you must have:
- Coal Board Medical (or willing to obtain)
- Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training* (or willing to obtain)
- Current Driver’s Licence
- Proven experience and RII's [...Learn about RII's]’s for Dump Trucks, Dozers and Graders
What you’ll get in return
You will be granted with an immediate start where you will have the opportunity to gain additional experience and skills operating on site working a Lifestyle Roster.
All of your meals and accommodation as well as the induction costs will be supplied by the client. There is also an opportunity to receive a Temp Worker Recognition Bonus after 6 months of continuous work.
What you need to do now
If you’re interested in this role, meet the above criteria and have proven skills & experience in a similar role, please apply to Laura Ryan via the Apply button.
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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.
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.
Standard 11 Mining Induction
The Standard 11 is a course that provides skill and knowledge required for working in surface coal mines under the QLD Mining Inspectorate Recognised Standard 11.
If your job means you must access a Queensland coal mine site - you'll need a Standard 11.
The Standard 11 covers essential safety training designed to keep you and other workers safe from injury and harm when working on site.
You can book your course online and we will find a training provider close to your location - we do all the work for you.