Experienced Excavator Operator Electrical Contracting Sydney - iMINCO

Stowe Australia is seeking Experienced Excavator Operator - Electrical Contracting Sydney

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Stowe Australia are a family owned electrical contracting firm operating since 1910. With over 1500 full-time employees, they recognize that most important assets are there people.

Infrastructure office located in Penrith requires an Excavator Operator experienced in services trenching. With a variety of machines ranging from 4T to 13.5T, Stowe self-performs civil work for both ASP1 and Electrical Contracting businesses.

The work environment can range from greenfield conduit and cable installation to detailed excavation in congested areas such as the CBD.

In addition to a competitive salary based on your experience, some of the other benefits offered include:

  • 36hr week
  • Productivity Allowance
  • Income protection insurance

The right candidate will:

  • have a positive attitude toward safety
  • be a forward thinker
  • pay attention to detail & take pride in their work
  • have the ability to interact with clients and the general public
  • be a team player willing to assist with everything required to complete a task

Skills and experience


  • Experience excavating in and around live services
  • MR truck license or above
  • WorkCover White card
  • Ability to work some overtime


  • Level 1 ASP experience
  • Current ESI training
  • Current VOC

Please send a combined resume and brief cover letter telling us about your previous relevant experience and why you are interested in working for Stowe Australia. Shortlisted applicants may be requested to submit additional information at a later date.

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.

How to Apply

If you are looking for a stable career with a company that develops, values and rewards their staff, then we would like to hear from you.

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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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