Driller Jobs in Mining Queensland - WorkPac $47/ hour

Driller Jobs in Mining Central Bowen Basin Queensland $47 an hour

Driller Jobs in Mining

  • DIDO to Central Bowen Basin
  • $47ph Flat Rate
  • 5:2 Rotating Roster
  • Ongoing work 12months

WorkPac need experienced Drillers required to work in Middlemount, in the Bowen Basin. Applicants must have previous work experience on D90K drill rigs or similar. This role is working a 5 & 2 rotating roster with meals and accommodation supplied.

What WorkPac need from you:

  • Previous drilling experience – D90K preferred
  • Must reside within 200km of Bowen Basin
  • Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training*
  • Coal Board Medical
  • Ability to contribute and work positively in a team environment
  • Provide a clear drug and alcohol test
  • Recent resume outlining recent Drilling experience
  • Relevant skill competencies preferred

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.

WorkPac advises that it is essential your resume is well written and formatted correctly because the resume scanning software could block this job application if the correct keywords are not contained inside. Upon successful acceptance of your application, successful applicants are required to undertake a phone or face-to-face interview, therefore it is essential that you have prepared prepared thoroughly or the interview using these tips provided in the free interview guide.

If this role sounds like something you would excel at, and would like to access Australia’s best employers for a rewarding career then apply now.


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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

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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