Excavator Operator Job Mine site Rockhampton - iMINCO Mining

Looking for an Experienced Excavator Operator Job - Mine site Rockhampton

Excavator Operator Mine site Rockhampton

  • Ongoing Role
  • Immediate Start
  • Numerous Sites around Rockhampton

Excavator Operator Job Mine site Rockhampton

Manpower are currently seeking expressions of interest for Excavator Operators

NOTE: This is a sample of the types of jobs you can do when you have attained mining and heavy machinery equipment. Each job requires different levels of education, experience and qualifications. Wherever possible, link to the courses we offer will be provided as links. We encourage you to continue to do your own research on the online jobs boards such as SEEK, Indeed and Jora.

Successful you will possess the following skills, attributes and qualifications:

  • Excavator Ticket
  • White card
  • Demonstrated experience operating an Excavator with fine grade product
  • Demonstrated strong safety background
  • Current drivers License
  • Ability to work shift work and weekends
  • Reliable transport and happy to travel 30ks out of town for work
  • Team Player
  • Can do attitude
  • Ability to pass a medical
  • Able to pass random drug and alcohol testing
  • Proficient with up to 20 to 40 ton machines
  • Experience in conducting pre-operational checks on equipment, and clean, lubricate and refill equipment as necessary
  • Follow directions of ground crew regarding machine operation and harvest
  • Cut grade with minimal time spent on excavating to ensure production is on schedule.
  • Operate Excavator on public roadways, maintaining proper awareness of ones surroundings.
  • Perform routine cleaning and maintenance to ensure smooth operation of the Excavator

If you meet the above criteria and looking to work with a great team please APPLY online.

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 Operator Job Mine site Rockhampton

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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