Excavator Digger Drill Fitter Mechanic Auto Electrician Brisbane - iMINCO

Mader QLD need your high level of Digger experience and willingness to work on mine sites predominately based in Bowen Basin

Mader Queensland

Excavator, Digger, Drill Fitter / HD Mechanic / Auto Electrician

Mader is a leading supplier of quality tradespeople to the Australian mining industry.
Since 2005 Mader has expanded rapidly now deploying over 700 staff throughout the major mining regions of Western Australia, Queensland & Northern Territory, as well as Central Africa, South East Asia and Mongolia.
Excavator Digger Drill Fitter Mechanic Auto Electrician Brisbane
The dedicated team at Mader deliver first class service through their extensive knowledge and experience within the industry and having passion and pride in their daily work.
They are recruiting for growing QLD Shutdown team, while a lot of competition are driven by the invoice,  driven by relationships and that’s why clients include all the major names in Australian and International Mining.


You’ll be working on CAT, Liebherr & Komatsu Diggers with a new field service vehicle. This in an opportunity to gain further experience and undergo more training, be exposed to career progression and rise to national and international opportunities within the Company. You’ll be a team player in a close knit crew, driven by results and pleasing clients.
Excavator Digger Drill Fitter Mechanic Auto Electrician Brisbane


They are searching for your supreme technical skill, excellent diagnostics and proven expertise. Your knowledge, skills, attitude and high regard to safety will see you performing planned and unplanned maintenance, carrying out major repairs as well as breakdown field repairs on mining’s ultra-class machines.
  • 5+ years post trade mining experience on OEM Excavators
  • Australian recognized trade completion certificate
  • Outstanding Troubleshooting / Diagnostic Skills
  • QLD Coal Board Medical (< 5 years)
  • Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training* (< 5 Years)
  • Current S123 – highly desirable Not Essential
  • Current mine site inductions preferred, Not Essential
  • Valid C Class drivers license
  • National Police Clearance


In return for your skills, knowledge and good attitude, Mader QLD will offer top industry rates which are negotiable and reviewed often. You’ll be presented with exposure to great opportunities interstate and international as well as career progression. You’ll be a part of a close knit, newly formed division with one manager.   They also offer a high earn capacity through additional shift and varying rosters.

Further to this, they pride there selves on offering

  • Bonus’ paid every 6 months
  • Superannuation paid ON ALL hours worked
  • FIFO Options
  • Payment for Rain Days and stand by Days
  • LSL entitlements, Salary Packaging
  • Mate of Mader Bonus scheme,
  • Years of Service awards
  • Salary sacrificing and novated leasing


This is an excellent opportunity for you to advance your career with a leading mining contractor. To apply for this role please follow the link below.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic mining operation that recognizes achievement and offers genuine career opportunities. Don’t forget you will need the appropriate mine site qualifications such as Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training*

Apply for Experienced Excavator, Digger, Drill Fitter / HD Mechanic / Auto Electrician

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

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.

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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