About the Role
WorkPac are currently seeking skilled and experienced mining operators for an open cut coal mine in the Lower Bowen Basin.
Experience operating mobile plant equipment, consisting of either:
Dump Truck: Komatsu 730E, 830E, Cat 785B/C, 793C
Dozer: Cat C10T, D11R/T
Excavator: Komatsu PC1250, PC4000, PC5500, Hitachi EX870, EX1900
Loader: Komatsu WA500, WA900
Minimum 6 Months Mine Site Operating Experience
SSE/Delegate Signed Skills List or Unsigned Skilled List Supported by RII's [...Learn about RII's]
Current Drivers Licence
Current Coal Board Medical Or Willing To Obtain
Current Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training* Or Willing To Obtain
Long Term Opportunities
Brand New Fleet of Machines
Camp and Meals available
Click on the apply button or for more information please contact:
PHONE 07 4800 3700
EMAIL – Krys.McKinley@Workpac.com
Dump Truck mining Jobs in Queensland by WorkPac Group
Published Date: 13/02/2019
Job Advertiser: WorkPac Group
Note: this job may or may not be still available.
Job Description: Experienced Mining Operators job in the mines in Queensland
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Category: Mining, Oil & Gas
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
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.
You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.