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Electrician Mine Jobs Bowen Basin
4/3 Roster, Ongoing Role, Highly Reputable Company
Hays are searching for Electricians for work out in the Bowen Basin region.
Your new role:
You will be working on various sites throughout the Bowen Basin. Their client has ongoing contracts on a 4/3 roster with both Anglo & Glencore depending on where you are inducted. If you are a highly skilled Electrician this is an opportunity not to be missed!
What you’ll need to succeed:
To be successful for these roles you will hold the following skills/qualifications:
- QLD Electrical Licence
- Standard 11 Induction Training Induction – Essential
- Glencore or Anglo Induction
- Drivers licence
- Transport to get to site
- Basic tradesman hand tools
- Previous Mining experience on Surface Infrastructure.
What you’ll get in return:
This assignment will reward you with an excellent hourly rate, and gain further experience in the industry. There is an opportunity to secure future works with their client who are rapidly expanding across the Bowen Basin.
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About the Bowen Basin
The Queensland 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.
Here's a list of mining companies with operations in the Bowen Basin.
- Peabody Energy Australia Pty Ltd
- New Hope Corporation Limited
- QCoal Pty Ltd
- Hail Creek Holdings Pty Ltd
- Mt Rawdon Operations Pty Ltd
- Glencore Coal Queensland Pty Limited
- Fitzroy Queensland Resources Limited
- Conquest Mining Limited
- Ravenswood Gold Pty Ltd
- BHP Coal Pty Ltd/li>
- Baralaba Coal Company Pty Ltd
- Anglo American Metallurgical Coal Pty Ltd
- Santos Limited (JV with Santos Limited, Petronas Total and Kogas)
- TEC Coal Pty Ltd
- TerraCom Australia
- Coronado Curragh Pty Ltd
- Yarrabee Coal Company Pty Ltd
For a more detailed view of the above list, here's the link to Queensland State Development mines list