Heavy Duty Fitters Underground Coal Mining FIFO Townsville QLD

Currently Seeking for Experienced Heavy Duty Fitters Underground Coal Mining FIFO Townsville QLD

HD Fitters for Underground Works – FIFO from Brisbane to North Qld

Heavy Duty Fitters Underground Coal Mining FIFO Townsville QLD

NewcomOz is a multifaceted company providing Heavy Earth Moving Repairs and Maintenance within the Mining and Resources sectors throughout Queensland.

About the role

An opportunity has become available for experienced Undergound HD Fitters to join our team for Townsville and Cairns based roles. FIFO rosters of 7 On / 7 Off and 2 Wk On / 1 Wk Off are available. This role is offered in a casual capacity with an opportunity for full time. You must be a highly skilled and mature individual, able to work autonomously or in a team environment.

Safety is paramount in all day to day operations. Please note that their Company has a Zero tolerance to Drug and Alcohol Consumption therefore you shall be subject to a Drug and Alcohol Test prior to any acceptance.

Skills and experience Must Haves

  • 3+ Years Post Trade
  • Mature individual with Experience on a large variety of Underground and Survey Heavy Plant and Machinery, is Necessary
  • Valid AUS/NZ Recognised Trade Certificate
  • Valid C Class or Higher Drivers Licence
  • Motivated and Accountable
  • Keen Eye for Detail and Quality
  • Self-Driven, Never Quit Attitude!
  • Strong Safety Focus

If you feel you have the required skills and are looking to join a professional team, please apply online now with an up to date CV.

All applications are treated in the strictest of confidence and your details will not be forwarded to the company without gaining your prior consent. Make yourself stand out from everyone and create your resume with keywords contain.

They are looking for excellent trade experience with the above attributes. If you feel you have these qualities, please apply.

Please Note: Only successful applicants shall be contacted.

Would you like to apply for this job?

If you feel you meet the above requirements, are keen to take on a new and exciting opportunity, and work for an employer that is committed to supporting your career then APPLY NOW.

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 *Standard 11 Training*

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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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