Experienced Mining Operators Coal Mine Banana Shire Bowen Basin

Experienced Dump Truck Drivers required for immediate start at an Open Cut Coal Mine in the Banana Shire/Lower Bowen Basin

Experienced Mining Operators – IMMEDIATE START

Situated 2 hours South West from Rockhampton, 7 hours North West from Brisbane. An absolute commitment to working safely, complying with all site safety standards and ensuring a safe and environmentally healthy workplace is essential. It is imperative that you possess the ability and aptitude to maintain high standards of safety, equipment serviceability, housekeeping and compliance with mine working procedures.

WorkPac Group have built an operating structure which sources and provides specialist expertise. There business includes both blue and white collar recruitment experts who are each focused on ensuring to deliver outstanding candidate sourcing, safety management and customer relations.

They utilize the skills of each group member to provide specialized solutions for their clients. Whether it be a large workforce deployment, national training program or planned maintenance services, the WorkPac Group provides superior outcomes for any project size.

About the Role:

  • Lifestyle Roster (Incl. PJ Day)
  • On-going role
  • Immediate Start
  • Competitive pay rate
  • Camp available at a cost of $102 per week

Requirements:

  • Haul Truck Skill CAT 793 OR Komatsu 830E – MUST Have Signed SSE or Delegate Skills List
  • Experience operating under the P&H Electric Rope Shovel on the CAT Trucks
  • Current Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training* or willing to obtain
  • Current Coal Board Medical or willing to obtain
  • Current Drivers Licence

How to Apply:

If you are interested in the above position, please APPLY online or contact Jess at WorkPac Biloela for further information.

  • Jess Egan
  • 07 4800 3746
  • jess.egan@workpac.com
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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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