Excavator Operator – Exploration Mining
Exploration Mining Excavator Operator Pilbara WA
WorkPac is Australia’s leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, oil and gas and healthcare sectors. They are proud to partner with some of the country’s leading companies to deliver rewarding career opportunities.
They also require a safety driven and experienced Exploration Excavator Operator.
This is a casual position, Drive In and Drive out Karratha (daily) on 10:4 or 2:1 dayshift roster, 10 or 12 hour days pending drilling projects. If applying from Perth the FIFO roster is 2/1 or 20/10.
Successful applicant will be required to undertake of the following:
- Operating an 60-80 ton excavator (CAT374 and PC600)
- Digging Trenches
- Digging 6m x 6m x6m box cuts with 1.5m berms
- Working to tolerance of 200ml (final trim) for precise sample collection and precise berms, vertical walls and horizontal floors
- Assisting the Geology Team in the field on jack hammers, shovel work for the purpose of sampling
To be considered for this position you will have:
- Current Australian Drivers License
- The Right to Work in Australia
- Previous experience in a similar role
At WorkPac Group they recognize that they are strengthened by diversity. They are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. They are an Equal Opportunity employer and encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.
Why work for WorkPac?
Looking after their employees is important. The WorkPlus Employee Benefits program offers benefits across health, private insurance, financial services, travel and more.
WorkPac have over 45 offices throughout Australia, this means you have the flexibility to work anywhere in Australia. As WorkPac has such a large footprint, they know there local areas and are always helping local community.
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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.
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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.