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Diesel Mechanics / HD Plant Mechanics – Site based – QLD
- Diesel Trade Qualifications and previous experience required
- STD 11 essential
- Coppabella Mine site
- Permanent roles also available
The BTP Group is a subsidiary of Ausdrill Ltd, and is one of Australia’s leading suppliers of machinery parts and equipment to the mining and earth-moving industries, nationwide.
BTP based in Mackay currently require suitably qualified and experienced Diesel Fitters / Plant Mechanics to join site-based teams in Bowen Basin area on a long-term (12 mths) casual basis.
These roles are based at Coppabella mine site and are 7 on 7 off rosters. You will be expected to safely carry out servicing, maintenance and repairs on a variety of mainly CAT heavy equipment.
To be considered for these roles applicants are required to have:
- Ability to drive and promote safety
- HD Trade Qualifications – minimum Trade Cert (Please note this is not a Cert III)
- Ideally 3-5yrs post trade experience
- Current Standard 11 Induction Training
- Ideally experience in electrical and hydraulic fault finding
- Experience working with ET and SIS programs
- HR License preferred
Basic Dogging and Rigging, Working at heights, Forklift and Crane tickets would be an advantage.
- Very competitive – $60/hr
- Long-term casual role – 12 mths
- The opportunity to work with like-minded, safety conscious people.
Successful applicants will be required to complete and pass fit for work medicals, drugs and alcohol test, complete company and client induction requirements.
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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 11 Induction TrainingApply for Heavy Duty Diesel Plant Mechanics Coppabella Mine Bowen Basin
About the Bowen Basin
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.