Dragline Operator Mine Operations Department Blackwater Mine

WorkPac are currently seeking skilled and experienced Dragline Operators Blackwater Mine

WorkPac Business

Dragline Operator Blackwater Mine

Dragline Operator Mine Operations Department Blackwater Mine

WorkPac, an Australian owned and operated recruitment solutions provider for mining, construction, engineering, manufacturing, oil and gas, healthcare and training. With over 35 locations Australia wide, WorkPac has over 6500 field team members employed on sites.

Dragline Operator Mine Operations Department Blackwater Mine

About the role:

WorkPac are currently seeking skilled and experienced Dragline Operators who will form part of and contribute to the Mine Operations Department of a Blackwater Mine.

An absolute commitment to working safely, complying with all site safety standards and ensuring a safe and environmentally healthy workplace is essential. It is imperative that you possess the ability and aptitude to maintain high standards of safety, equipment serviceability, housekeeping and compliance with mine working procedures.

Qualifications and experience:

  • RII's [...Learn about RII's] Competencies in Dragline Operations
  • Minimum 2 yeas experience
  • Current Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training*
  • Current Generic Induction
  • Current Coal Board Medical
  • Current Driver’s License
  • Negative Drug & Alcohol Test within 5 days of induction
  • A willingness to work rotating rosters
  • Ability to contribute and work positively in a team environment
  • Sound Work History.

Dragline Operator Mine Operations Department Blackwater Mine

Benefits and rewards:

  • Meals and Accommodation Supplied.
  • Immediate start for successful candidate
  • Ongoing Employment

Would you like to apply?

If you feel you have the required skills and are looking to join a professional team please Apply online now with an up to date CV.
Apply for Dragline Operator Mine Operations Department Blackwater Mine

If interested please apply now or call Hayley Slater on (07) 4979 8659.

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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