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This is a Bowen Basin job located in the Mackay & Coalfields area. Do you live close to this location, or are you willing to FIFO from within Queensland?
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Heavy Diesel Fitter – Mobile Plant Maintenance
Heavy Diesel Fitter Mobile Plant Maintenance Mining Jobs Rockhampton
- Temp to Perm opportunities
- Large Top Tier Mining Contractor
- $57/hr + Super – Ongoing Role
The client, a well-established mining contractor with a number of projects nationwide is searching for several experienced diesel fitters for 1 x of their key operations in the central Bowen Basin.
About the Role:
Within this role you will be required to have a competent understanding of mobile plant maintenance and a proven ability with fault finding and diagnostics. This position will require you to have developed interpersonal skills coupled with a track record in previous mining related maintenance roles
- Mechanical and electrical diagnostics on large mining equipment
- Component change outs both in field and in the workshop
- In field servicing and breakdown repairs
- General workshop duties
Skills & Experience:
- Trade qualified Diesel Fitter
- Current Coal Board Medical
- Standard 11 Induction Training
- Previous experience working on mobile plant equipment e.g. CAT haul trucks, dozers, graders, plus Liebherr equipment.
- Good preventative maintenance breakdown knowledge
- Must have post trade experience
- BIBO from Mackay or Rockhampton
- Camp and meals provided
- Long term on going contract with high potential for permanent rollover
- Attractive hourly rate | 7/7 roster
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About the Bowen Basin mining region, Queensland.
The Queensland 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 a total area of over 60,000 square kilometres and is located in Central Queensland; running from Collinsville to Theodore. The entire region is home to many coal mines operated by multiple mining companies.
Here's a list of mining companies with operations in the Bowen Basin.
- Peabody Energy Australia Pty Ltd
- New Hope Corporation Limited
- QCoal Pty Ltd
- Hail Creek Holdings Pty Ltd
- Mt Rawdon Operations Pty Ltd
- Glencore Coal Queensland Pty Limited
- Fitzroy Queensland Resources Limited
- Conquest Mining Limited
- Ravenswood Gold Pty Ltd
- BHP Coal Pty Ltd/li>
- Baralaba Coal Company Pty Ltd
- Anglo American Metallurgical Coal Pty Ltd
- Santos Limited (JV with Santos Limited, Petronas Total and Kogas)
- TEC Coal Pty Ltd
- TerraCom Australia
- Coronado Curragh Pty Ltd
- Yarrabee Coal Company Pty Ltd
For a more detailed view of the above list, here's the link to Queensland State Development mines list