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ERT / Plant Operator jobs – Mackay & Coalfields – MacKellar Galilee Basin

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Mackay & Coalfields, Queensland location.

You need a Standard 11 Mining Induction to be eligible for this job. If you don't have one and are not sure what this is, click the Standard 11 Mining Induction link further down the page.

Safety is a high priority in this industry. This job requires you to have a heightened sense of awareness and also appreciate the importance of safety in the workplace.

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ERT / Plant Operator job Mackay & Coalfields, Galilee Basin.


Advertised by: MacKellar, Mining – Operations

MacKeller are an industry leader in the mining and civil earthmoving industries with over 50 years experience and operate a large fleet of heavy earthmoving equipment across Australia. This job requires all applicants to have a valid Standard 11 Induction Training mining induction; which will increase your chance of getting through to the next round. The Standard 11 Induction Training Mining Induction is the WHS course you really need to do. MacKeller take pride in their people, their  safety culture and maintaining our equipment to a high standard.

MacKeller are seeking a fully qualified ERT / Operator to assist them to deliver production targets at the Carmichael Mine located at the Galilee Basin in regional Queensland.

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Ensure effective operation of plant to reduce cycle times and prevent unnecessary maintenance
  • Maintain a safe work environment and be committed to adhering and promoting a strong safety culture
  • Identify opportunities for continuous improvement and work within teams to develop and implement solutions
  • Comply with site Safety & Health Management System policies, procedures and work practices.
  • Comply with site Environmental Management Plan and other statutory requirements as required.
  • Communicate with operators and other personnel to coordinate operations.
  • Ensure Maintenance Servicing of machines is carried out and assist where required.
  • Ensure planned tasks are executed within time and cost estimates in accordance with safety guidelines.
  • Re-fuelling and general machine inspections.
  • Adherence to all Site and Company Policies and Procedures.

Applicants must have:

  • Relevant ERT qualification and, current RII operator competencies
  • Previous experience in the operation of heavy earth moving equipment and plant for civil projects
  • A current Queensland Coal Board Medical (or willingness to obtain)
  • A current Standard 11 Induction Training (or willingness to obtain)
  • A current Queensland driver licence
  • Basic maintenance skills

If you re an experienced plant operator with an excellent work ethic, attitude and safety conscious approach, then MacKeller would like to talk with you.

Only those with the relevant experience and qualifications will be considered.
MacKeller  are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. MacKeller actively encourage applications from any background.

Thanks for searching at this ERT / Plant Operator job with MacKellar.

Location: Mackay & Coalfields – Galilee Basin

Job Type: Contract/Temp

Category: Mining, Resources & Energy

Classification: Mining – Operations

Advertiser Website: MacKellar Mining

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