Dump Truck Operators Coal Mining Job 7/7 Roster Bowen Basin QLD

Positions available for Experienced Dump Truck Operators to work at Open Cut Coal Mine in Bowen Basin

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One-Key-Resources

Dump Truck Operators Coal Mining Job Bowen Basin

Dump Truck Operators Coal Mining Job 7/7 Roster <strong>Bowen Basin</strong> QLD

One Key Resources, part of the Fircroft Group, is a specialist provider of Managed Workforce and Labour Hire solutions to the Mining, Oil & Gas and Infrastructure Industries. An employer of choice, One Key Resources employs Open Cut and Underground Operators, Tradespeople and Support Staff at close to 100 locations across Australia.

Ongoing positions available for Experienced Dump Truck Operators to work at an Open Cut Coal Mine in the Bowen Basin near Blackwater. You will be working with a Tier 1 Mining Contractor who requires skilled, experienced and safety minded individuals, engaged on a Permanent Full-Time contract.

Dump Truck Operators Coal Mining Job 7/7 Roster <strong>Bowen Basin</strong> QLD

To be successful in these positions you will possess;

Demonstrated experience in Operating Open Cut Mine Equipment including one or more of the following:

  • Mechanical Trucks – Cat, 797, 793, 789
  • Electric Trucks – Komatsu 830, MT4400, Liebherr T282, Cat 795 or similar
  • Proof of prior operating competencies
  • Proof of Australian working entitlement (e.g. birth certificate, passport or citizenship)
  • A strong commitment to safety
  • Adaptability to change as the operation progresses

In return, these positions offer

  • Potential permanent full-time contracts
  • 7/7 roster (7 days on, 7 off, 7 nights on, 7 off)
  • Ongoing work opportunities
  • Accommodation and meals provided
  • Super is paid on all hours

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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.

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.

Caterpillar Haul truck 793

Caterpillar Haul truck 789

The Caterpillar 789 dump truck is typically used in open pit mining. The 789 has a capacity of 177 tonnes, and its engine can produce 1770 horsepower.

There are hundreds of CAT 789 dump trucks on various mine sites in Australia; working hard in open-cut coal mines as well as hauling raw iron ore dirt across the open, dusty mine sites of Western Australia.

Read more about the CAT 789 mining dump truck on our website.

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



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