Experienced Drill Operator | Bowen Basin
- $46.00 p/h – $52.00 p/h + Super paid on all hours worked + Potential B
- Immediate Start – 5/4/4/5 Day & Night Roster
- Camp Accommodation and Meals Provided
Client is Australia’s largest coal producer and exporter with several mine sites located across the Bowen Basin in Queensland. This company currently has an opportunity available for an Experienced Drill Operator on a 5/4/4/5 Day & Night Roster.
Your new role
This position will see you working as a Drill Operator in the Production Mining Department on a 5/4/4/5 Day & Night Roster. You must have experience operating Sandvik DK90, D75, D45 and DR460 Drills on site.
What you’ll need to succeed
To be considered for this position, you must have a strong safety focus, be a team player and have previous or current experience as a Drill Operator.
As well as holding current or previous Drill Operator Experience, you also must have a current Coal Board Medical and Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training*; or willing to obtain.
What you’ll get in return
This role offers you an immediate start in the Bowen Basin area working on a 5/4/4/5 day and night roster with camp accommodation and meals supplied by the client.
You will be paid super for all hours worked on site and there is also an opportunity to receive a Temp Worker Recognition Bonus after 6 months of continuous work.
What you need to do now
In the Mackay & Coalfields region, there are several opportunities available. If you are interested in this role and believe your skills meet the above criteria, please apply at your earliest convenience.
If you feel you have the required skills and are looking to join a professional team, please apply online now with an up to date CV.
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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.
Standard 11 Mining Induction
The Standard 11 is a workplace health and safety package for the Resources and Infrastructure Industry (RII).
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