Experienced Heavy Mobile Mining Operators FIFO QLD - iMINCO Mining

WorkPac are looking to hire for Experienced Heavy Mobile Mining Operators - FIFO QLD

WorkPac - Brisbane North

Experienced Heavy Mobile Mining Operators – Brisbane QLD

WorkPac are currently seeking experienced/certified Operators for an contract role in Weipa. They are urgently seeking, Excavator, Water Cart/Moxy, Dozer and Scraper Operators The roles are FIFO out of Brisbane and Cairns however other locations may be considered.

Experienced Heavy Mobile Mining Operators FIFO QLD

The Successful candidates MUST have previous experience operating CAT &/or Komatsu equipment and have 2+ years proven experience working in the civil or mining industry. The role is working on a Tailings dam doing a Dam wall lift on a 2:1 Roster.


Duties will include but not limited to: 14M-24M or equivalent Graders, D6 – D7 or equivalent Dozers, 992 – 994 740 equivalent Water Carts, CAT623GK or equivalent Scrapers, CAT329 Excavator.

Skills and Experience

  • Minimum 2 years experience in a similar role
  • Current resume with 2 x work related references
  • Availability to work a FIFO role from Brisbane or Cairns
  • Have current First Aid and CPR or willing to obtain
  • Have RII's [...Learn about RII's] for Apply Risk Management
  • Have current RII's [...Learn about RII's] or OHS tickets for Machinery
  • Available to work days & nights on a 2 week on, 1 week off roster


  • Flights and Accommodation Included
  • Completion Bonus

Why work for WorkPac

Looking after there employees is important. Their WorkPlus Employee Benefits program offers benefits across health, private insurance, financial services, travel and more.

They have a team of dedicated recruiters, most of which have in field knowledge of the industry, who make continuous contact to ensure you are happy with not only WorkPac’s service but there clients. They are committed to ensuring you are happy and safe, you are most valuable asset!

WorkPac have over 45 offices throughout Australia, this means you have the flexibility to work anywhere in Australia. As WorkPac has such a large footprint, they know local areas and are always helping their local community.

How to Apply?

If you feel you meet the above requirements, are keen to take on a new and exciting opportunity, and work for an employer that is committed to supporting your career then APPLY NOW.

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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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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