Experienced Underground Coal Mining Trades and Operators - iMINCO

Experienced Underground Coal Mining Trades and Operators Contracting Industry Specializing Supply of Mining Services

Experienced Underground Coal Mining Trades and Operators

Looking for applications from safety focused and motivated Experienced Underground Coal Mining Trades and Operators.

  • Positions based in the Western Districts
  • 7 on 7 off
  • Excellent working conditions and remuneration

The UGM Group is a leading group of companies in the contracting industry specializing in the supply of mining services.Wanted in the Western Districts: Experienced Underground Coal Mining Trades and Operators that have a high regard for safety and have pride in their work. Above average district rates will be paid.


  • Proven underground mining experience;
  • Trades persons must possess an Australian recognized Trade Certificate and Certificate of Proficiency;
  • Electricians require Electrical Supervisors / Contractors License;
  • A high level of motivation and attention to detail.

Note: If you would like to join the UGM Group and meet the criteria we would like to hear from you. Interested applicants should submit a current resume together with supporting documentation.

If you’re interested in this role and you believe your skills,experience and competencies match the above criteria, please click “Apply button
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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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