Haul Truck Jobs Lake Vermont - iMINCO Mining Training Information

Haul Truck Jobs Lake Vermont

Haul Truck Jobs Lake Vermont

Thiess is posting jobs for Haul Truck Operators for coal mines out in Lake Vermont. 

About the role :

Thiess is seeking Haul Truck Operators for permanent employment opportunities at our Lake Vermont open-cut coal mining project. Upskilling available for career advancement with an excellent remuneration package and potential bonuses available.

Location 

Lake Vermont is an open-cut coal mining project situated in Dysart, Central Queensland.

Roster & Conditions :

  • Roster is 7 days on, 7 days off rotating shifts
  • 12.5 hour dayshift/ 12.5 hour nightshift
  • Permanent Positions
  • A bus will be provided from Mackay & Rockhampton to camp
  • Salary sacrifice flights to Mackay & Rockhampton.

About you :

To be considered for these opportunities you are required to have:

  • Experience operating Haul Trucks in an open cut mine
  • Relevant coal mining certifications
  • Current Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training*
  • A commitment to a positive safety culture
  • Be committed to our principles of Integrity, Accountability, Innovation & Delivery

About Thiess :

With a history since 1934, Thiess is the world’s largest mining services provider. They offer the widest range of in-house surface and underground mining capabilities in leading commodities across Australia, Botswana, Canada, Chile, Indonesia and Mongolia. Every day, they optimise the mining lifecycle to create lasting value.

Thiess commitment to a diverse and inclusive workforce :

They recognise the value of an inclusive and diverse workplace through our vision: everyone matters always.

Through this vision, we will build a community where respect, value and thoughtfulness toward each person will underpin their ability to bring their full self to work because here they will be empowered, safe and included.

 

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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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