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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Diesel Fitter ASAP Start – Bowen Basin
The client is Australia’s largest coal producer and exporter with several mine sites located across the Bowen Basin in Queensland. This company currently has an opportunity available for an Experienced Diesel Fitter to start on site working a family friendly lifestyle rotating roster.
Your new role
Transportation is available for suitable candidates along with the option of LAHA residential housing allowance for those wishing to relocate their families.
This role will see you reporting to the Maintenance Superintendent, you will be responsible for carrying out repairs and preventative maintenance on the mobile fleet in the field and workshop. You will also perform inspections to determine condition and suitability to return to service.
What you’ll need to succeed
- Trade Qualified Diesel Fitter
- Coal Mining experience – Essential
- Standard 11 Induction Training Induction (or willing to obtain)
- Coal Board Medical (or willing to obtain)
- Must live within safe travelling distance of the Blackwater region
- Proven experience working with Caterpillar, Hitachi, O&K and Komatsu Open Cut Machinery
What you’ll get in return
This assignment will reward you with an excellent hourly rate, and gain further experience in the industry. This project is an ongoing assignment working a 5/4, 5/5, 4/5 Rotating Roster with NO PJ days required.
What you need to do now
In the Mackay & Coalfields region, there are several opportunities available. If you are interested in this role and believe your skills meet the above criteria, please apply at your earliest convenience.
If you feel you have the required skills and are searching to join a professional team, please apply online now with an up to date CV.
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About the Bowen Basin
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 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.
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