Experienced Mining Heavy Mobile Plant Operators Brisbane QLD

Currently seeking Experienced Mining Heavy Mobile Plant Operators at Brisbane QLD

Trojan Recruitment Group

Mining Heavy Mobile Plant Operators

  • Temp to Perm opportunity
  • Rotating Roster
  • Above award wages

Experienced Mining Heavy Mobile Plant Operators Brisbane QLD-iMINCO.net Mining Information

Trojan is an innovative and expanding national recruitment company with a specialized and focused rail division – Trojan Rail. Trojan Rail provides labour solutions across multiple networks throughout Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia specializing in both Heavy Rail and Light rail projects.

About the Role

Working in teams, you will be performing a variety of tasks in the rail corridor in a mobile plant operator role with occasional labouring tasks. Working hours are varied between week days and weekends so flexibility is essential to this environment.

You will be required to work across various South East Queensland locations as per client’s requirements. They are looking for candidates who are experienced and licensed to operate any or all of the following: Excavator (4t, 8t, 15t), Loader, Skid Steer & Grader.

Experienced Mining Heavy Mobile Plant Operators Brisbane QLD-iMINCO.net Mining Information

Essential Requirements

  • RIW (Rail Industry Worker) card or Pegasus Card (Trojan could provided assistance with this ticket for the right person)
  • Current driver’s license and reliable transport
  • Be physically fit to perform manual labouring duties
  • Prior experience within the rail corridor on civil or track maintenance sites ( would be an advantage)
  • Good communication skills
  • Current resume and two contactable work references


  • Work across various locations in Queensland
  • Access to national opportunities
  • Uniform provisions
  • Recognition for high performers
  • Gain Rail tickets/qualifications and experience
  • Great pay rates on offer

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*


Please click the APPLY button to submit your most up-to-date resume.

Please note that only applications that meet the above criteria will be reviewed and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Applications must be received online.

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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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