Dozer & Loader Operators QLD
Dozer and loader operators – Weipa, Andoom and Amrun
- Seek new goals in 2018 and live in a fresh vibrant community whilst working at expanding operation.
- Join their latest bauxite development – Amrun and look forward to a different style of working.
- Opportunities are also available across existing operations at Andoom and East Weipa.
- They are building a pioneering workforce to join in their next venture.
Are you ready to be a part of our new pioneering bauxite operations?
They are building a bigger workforce at the Weipa operations to support latest bauxite development – Amrun. The
new mine is an extension of existing operations, and is located south of the Embley River, between Weipa and Aurukun. With new development, comes new opportunities and they are looking for people who want to pioneer progress and be part of this exciting development.
Discover more about Amrun and the Weipa operations
Proudly supported the continuation of Weipa operations for 50 years and legacy has helped build a vibrant and thriving coastal community. Have numerous opportunities across the Weipa operations portfolio, including existing mines at Andoom and East Weipa, and the new mine at Amrun. At Amrun, you can experience a hybrid lifestyle enjoying the new camp and facilities during shift and relaxing with friends and family in Weipa on your days off. You can also look forward to a 4,5,5 straight shift roster and individual lifestyle camp rooms with private en suite facilities, TV with Foxtel, WiFi, pool, gym, cinema rooms, BBQ areas, tennis courts and much more.
Opportunities at Andoom and East Weipa will allow you to return home after every shift. You will enjoy the 4,5,5 hybrid roster which combines straight shifts with rotations so that you get the best of both worlds in a residential environment.
With first shipment at Amrun scheduled for early 2019, you’ll have the opportunity to be part of something different where you can look forward to a new style of working, new challenges, in a new environment.
To be considered, you will have:
- Demonstrated experience in operating either 993K/992G loaders or D10/D11 R & T dozers.
- Experience in top soil push and stockpiling techniques.
- Competency in CAT 785 C & D rear tippers would desirable but not essential.
- A high regard for health and safety work practices.
- Mining experience is preferred but these roles are also suitable to those with transferable skills from other heavy industries such as agriculture.
As pioneers in mining and metals, they also produce materials essential to human progress.
There long history is filled with firsts. Developed some of the world’s largest and best quality mines and operations, and the people work in around 35 countries across six continents. They led the industry in partnerships, with customers in new markets, and with local communities.
Pioneered technological innovations, such as Mine of the Future™ programmed and low-CO2 aluminum from hydro power. And they paved the way in areas such as safety, tax transparency and legacy management.
Inclusion & Diversity
They are a diverse team of talented, enthusiastic individuals who foster a culture of inclusion. No matter how they may differ, their people share one thing in common. It’s a belief that work is more rewarding when they are accepted and valued for differences, not judged by them.They all have something to contribute, and it’s this contribution that makes for a great organization and fulfilling career.
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Apply for Heavy Mobile Maintenance Diesel Fitter Bowen Basin 7/7 Roster
Please note, in order to be successfully considered for this role you must complete all pre-screening questions.
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
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.
You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.