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Coal Mining Jobs – FIFO Operators Bowen Basin
Currently seeking expression of interests for Experienced Operators to commence in December at a mine site located within the Bowen Basin. Candidates will ideally FIFO from Brisbane, Adelaide and Sydney.
Skills & Experience
To be a suitable applicant for this position you will require:
- Current Coal Board Medical
- Standard 11 Induction Training
- Drivers License
- Experience operating on or more of the following:
- Shovel (4100 Rope Shovel)
- Excavator (Liebherr 996, Hitachi 5600)
What you’ll get in return
- Super paid on all hours
- Multiple Commute options – FIFO Brisbane, Adelaide and Sydney
- 7/7 Roster (4 Days, 3 Nights, 7 Off, 3 Days, 4 Nights, 7 Off)
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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Would you like to apply?
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 Experienced Heavy Mobile Plant Coal Mining FIFO Operators
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.
Caterpillar Haul truck 789
The Caterpillar 789 dump truck is typically used in open pit mining. The 789 has a capacity of 177 tonnes, and its engine can produce 1770 horsepower.
There are hundreds of CAT 789 dump trucks on various mine sites in Australia; working hard in open-cut coal mines as well as hauling raw iron ore dirt across the open, dusty mine sites of Western Australia.
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