Dump Truck Operator job - Bowen Basin WorkPac

Dump Truck Operator job – Bowen Basin WorkPac

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WorkPac are searching for experienced CAT Dump Truck Operators for a 2 month contract at a Blackwater coal mine.

Applicants must have minimum 2 years experience operating CAT 789 dump trucks or larger.

Operators who have grader, dozer and excavator experience will be preferred.
You will also need to hold the following qualifications;

– BMA1 or S11 Induction
– Coal Board Medical
– RII Dump Trucks

Applicants will need to be able to pass a pre-employment medical.

This role has meals and accommodation available with BIBO from Rockhampton.

Apply for this job here: Dump Truck Operator job – Bowen Basin WorkPac


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.

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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