Integra Underground Mine Longwall Coal Mining Operators Hunter Valley

Available opportunity Integra Underground Mine Longwall Coal Mining Operators Hunter Valley

WorkPac - Hunter Valley

Underground Mine Longwall Coal Mining Operators

  • 9 day Fortnight
  • Great Hourly rates
  • KPI Production Bonuses

Integra Underground Mine

WorkPac has been awarded a long term contract to provide operational labour at Integra Underground Mine, near Singleton in the Upper Hunter Valley. Integra Underground Mine is a recently re-opened Operation, building a safe and robust workforce.

Integra Underground Mine Longwall Coal Mining Operators Hunter Valley

The Operation has recently received approvals to mine an additional longwall block, taking the current project to 3 LW blocks. This operation is also executing an exploration drilling program and studies to determine the viability of up to another five longwall blocks. Integra is expected to produce 1.3 million tonnes of high fluidity saleable coking coal for 2017.

About the Role

They  are seeking suitably experienced and motivated people with experience in Longwall or Development production to join there team. You will be an integral crew member driving performance through production processes.

Operators will ensure the safe and efficient operation of a diverse range of equipment. Experience in the following areas are preferred, but not essential;

NOTE: This is a sample of the types of jobs you can do when you have attained mining and heavy machinery equipment. Each job requires different levels of education, experience and qualifications. Wherever possible, link to the courses we offer will be provided as links. We encourage you to continue to do your own research on the online jobs boards such as SEEK, Indeed and Jora.

Development and Longwall:

  • Joy Miners 12CM/30 and 15SC 32
  • Shearer
  • Grader
  • Shuttle Car
  • LHD – Eimco, Jug, FBL
  • Miner Mounted Bolter
  • CAT Automated Longwall


  • QDS Bolter and other attachments
  • Airtrack
  • Handheld Bolter
  • Driftrunner, PJB Mine Cruiser

Successful applicants will have:

Proactive approach to safety, Sound reliability and attendance record,Energy, motivation and drive and the ability to work well within a high functioning team. An extensive understanding of the work practices in the Underground Coal Mining Industry and Documented Underground Coal Mining competencies / appointments from previous mines.

Candidates must be willing to undergo a pre-employment medical and functional capacity evaluation. The rosters worked are Monday to Friday fixed shift (day, night or afternoon shift for production) and weekends (day or night for maintenance tasks). Roster allocations cannot be guaranteed.

Why work for WorkPac

WorkPlus Employee Benefits program offers benefits across health, private insurance, financial services, travel and more.

They have a team of dedicated recruiters, most of which have in field knowledge of the industry, who make continuous contact to ensure you are happy with not only WorkPac’s service but there clients. They are committed to ensuring you are happy and safe, you are most valuable asset!

WorkPac have over 45 offices throughout Australia, this means you have the flexibility to work anywhere in Australia. As WorkPac has such a large footprint, they know their local areas and are always helping local community.

To Apply

For further information please contact Gaby Vivas on 02 6571 8922 or you can apply direct by following the links below an uploading a current resume.

Your interest and experience can be expressed by clicking on the ‘Apply Now‘ button below.
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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