Hard Rock Quarry Mobile Plant Operator – CASUAL Role
Their team at the Nucrush Group at Oxenford Quarry needs experienced plant operators to help meet customer demands for the next few months and ongoing work beyond that is a possibility.
- have a minimum of 2 years experience in one or more of the following operations in a hard rock quarry
- CAT 980G sales loader
- CAT 773 or 775 dump truck
- 8×4 water truck
- mobile crushing plant (highly regarded)
- fixed mobile crushing plant (highly regarded)
- be available for casual shifts (requiring early morning starts)
- demonstrate a commitment to safety, environmental, quality compliance and excellent customer service
- have a proven ability to work effectively within an established team and contribute to team goals
Quarry workers with additional skills related to pre-mixed concrete batch plants, including computerized batching, front end loader operation and yard work, would be highly regarded
We’ll provide uniforms, PPE, induction and a welcoming environment, along with a minimum 4 hour shift and a casual loaded rate of between $32 and $36 per hour, depending on operator competency level.
They don’t think there’s anything ‘casual’ about being casual workers, so an interview, reference checks and a pre-employment medical will be conducted in the selection of the right people to join the team.
Find out more about the Nucrush Group at www.nucrush.com.au
Then…. please apply directly to this advertisement describing your skills, work history and availability.
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 11Apply for Hard Rock Quarry Mobile Plant Operator CASUAL role
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.