George Fisher zinc mine operation – Mount Isa Mines, QLD
This job will give you the opportunity to work in a team to safely perform planned and breakdown maintenance tasks. This role is within the Electrical, Maintenance Department at George Fisher Mine, QLD.
This position offered for a period of 24 months.
Your day to day duties will include electrical maintenance tasks within the department. Preferred experience with jumbos and production drills would be an advantage.
To succeed in this role you will have a minimum of 2 years experience with preferably a current Queensland Fitter/Mechanic Electrical licence.
Previous mining and drill rig experience would be highly regarded for this position. With your previous experience within mining, expertise in HV switching would be an advantage also.
You will have the ability to make decisions, work to meet deadlines, high level of work quality, exceptional communication skills and always strive to be part of a high performing team.
Further requirements for the position are basic skills with Microsoft Office Suite and preferred Ellipse.
Our mining operation is on land traditionally owned by the Kalkadoon People and we respect their rights and interests.
Mount Isa Mines encourages suitably qualified indigenous applicants to apply.
The above criteria will see you succeed in this “Electrician Job GlencoreXstrata George Fisher Mine” role.
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
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™
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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.