Experienced Dozer and Drill Operators 7/7 Roster Bowen Basin

Experienced Dozer and Drill Operators are required for a 7/7 Roster in Bowen Basin

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Dozer & Driller Operator

This organisation is an industry leader, employing a wide range of trades and skilled individuals throughout the Bowen Basin. An opportunity is available for experienced Dozer and Drill operators to commence an ongoing role immediately on a 7/7 Roster.

About the role

This role will see you working in the Mine Services department operating either Dozers or Drills on a coal mine located in the Bowen Basin.

What you’ll need to succeed

To be a successful candidate for this position you will have current or previous experience with either operating Dozers or Drills on a coal mine.

What you’ll get in return

You will be granted with an immediate start where you will have the opportunity to broaden your skills and knowledge on either Dozers or Drills whilst working on a 7/7 Roster. All of your meals and accommodation as well as the induction costs will be supplied by the client. There is an opportunity to receive a Temp Worker Recognition Bonus after 6 months of continuous work.

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If you’re interested in this role and you believe your skills, experience and competencies match the above criteria, please apply to Stephanie Connelly at your earliest convenience.

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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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