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Hitachi Excavator Jobs Rockhampton QLD

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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?

You need a Standard 11 Mining Induction to be eligible for this job. If you don't have one and are not sure that this is, click the Standard 11 Mining Induction link further down the page.

Safety is a high priority in this industry. This job requires you to have a heightened sense of awareness and also appreciate the importance of safety in the workplace.

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Hitachi Excavator Jobs Rockhampton QLD

EX-5500, EX-996, EX-5600 & EX-3600 Excavators

About the role:

Thiess have several positions available for Excavator Mining Operators searching for permanent employment opportunities. If you are driven, passionate and have a drive for safety, you’re exactly what they’re searching for.

In this role, your responsibilities will include operation of heavy mobile plant equipment and complying with site policies and procedures to ensure effective use of equipment in a safe and efficient manner.

You must be a self-starter, be able to demonstrate good time management skills and be willing to take ownership/ responsibility of your work areas, the allocated task and jobs assigned to you.

Roster & Conditions:

  • Permanent position
  • Working 12 hour day and night shifts with option of 12.5hrs
  • Roster is 7 days on, 7 days off rotating shifts
  • Full camp facilities are available
  • Bus transportation is provided to and from camp and site
  • There is also regular opportunities to work overtime shifts
  • No FIFO provided for this position

About You:

They are ideally seeking candidates who have demonstrated and credible experience operating Hitachi EX-5500, EX-996, EX-5600 & EX-3600 Excavators. Additional skills and experience Operating within the mining industry will make your resume very desirable.

To be considered for this role you are required to have:

  • A commitment to a positive safety culture
  • Current Drivers Licence
  • Relevant coal mining certifications (e.g. Standard 11 Induction Training)
  • A commitment to a positive safety culture
  • Be committed to their principles of Integrity, Accountability, Innovation & Delivery

About THIESS:

With a history since 1934, Thiess is the world’s largest mining services provider. They offer the widest range of in-house surface and underground mining capabilities in leading commodities across Australia, Botswana, Canada, Chile, Indonesia and Mongolia. Every day, they optimise the mining lifecycle to create lasting value.

The Dawson Coal Mine is in the lower Bowen Basin in Central Queensland, about 140 kilometres southwest of Gladstone just outside Moura.

 

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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

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