Experienced Excavator Operators Coal Mine site FIFO Bowen Basin

WorkPac are currently seeking for Experienced Excavator Operators Coal Mine site FIFO Bowen Basin

WorkPac Group

Excavator Operators – Coal Mining

Experienced Excavator Operators Coal Mine site FIFO Bowen Basin

  • FIFO Brisbane or DIDO (125kms around the mine)
  • Meals and Camp Accommodation Provided
  • 6 Monthly Incentive Bonuses

There client is Australia’s largest coal miner and exporter, the world’s largest supplier to the sea borne coking coal market and largest coal producer and supplier of metallurgical coal. The client has several mine sites across the Bowen Basin consisting primarily of open cut mines.

Experienced Excavator Operators Coal Mine site FIFO <strong>Bowen Basin</strong>

The client is committed to building a diverse workforce, appreciating all the different aspects of individual uniqueness, including thought and perspective, experience, age, disability, nationality, ethnicity, sexual orientation and gender.

The safety of their people and the communities in which they operate always comes first. The client provides opportunities for interaction to improve their safety performance and believe having the right controls in place to effectively manage their risks that have safety impacts will lead to improved safety outcomes.

About the Role

Ongoing opportunities exist for skilled and experienced excavator operators who will contribute to the successful operations of a mine site located within the Bowen Basin.

Experienced Excavator Operators Coal Mine site FIFO <strong>Bowen Basin</strong>

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Operate excavators safely
  • Pre-start checks
  • Maintain equipment
  • Operate equipment safely
  • Follow company policies and procedures

Skills/Experience

  • 2 years’ experience operating excavators (Hitachi EX3600, 5600, 8000 / Cat 6040, 6060 or Liebherr) must have RII's [...Learn about RII's]s
  • Must have operated for greater than 12 months in an open cut coal mines
  • Current Drivers License
  • Current Coal Board Medical
  • High levels of initiative and the ability to work well under pressure
  • Your key focus is safety with a high attention to detail to follow site procedures.

Benefits

  • Camp and meals provided
  • 7/7 Roster, rotating days and nights
  • Multiple commute options available
  • Ongoing opportunities
  • 6 monthly incentive bonus
  • FIFO Brisbane or DIDO (125kms around the mine)

About WorkPac

WorkPac is Australia’s leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, oil and gas and healthcare sectors.

They are proud to partner with some of the country’s leading companies to deliver rewarding career opportunities. WorkPac have over 35 offices throughout Australia, this means you have the flexibility to work anywhere in Australia. Apply for ongoing access to a wide range of temporary and permanent jobs for all skill levels.

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.

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If you are seeking a challenging role with long term opportunities, please apply directly via workpac. Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.Your interest and experience can be expressed by clicking on the ‘Apply Now’ button 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*

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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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