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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?
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Laboratory Technician Jobs Mackay
ASAP Start – Camp Accommodation & Meals
CoreStaff are searching to hire Laboratory Technicians for work in the Mackay & Coalfields region.
About *Laboratory Technician Jobs Mackay:
You will be responsible for onsite coal sampling, preparation and analysis in the Coal Processing department. You will also be uploading results and report on analysis results to key stakeholders. The ideal candidate will have effective communication skills and should be proactive with excellent time management skills.
Skills & Experience:
To be successful you will have:
- A Coal Board Medical (or willing to obtain)
- Current Drivers Licence
- Standard 11 Induction Training (or willing to obtain)
- 3 Years Coal Lab Experience on a Mine Site
- Previous experience with Site information reporting systems will be highly regarded.
- ASAP commencement
- Bowen Basin location
- Camp Accommodation and meals provided
- Excellent remuneration on offer
About the Company:
Their client is a blue chip mining company with several mines located in the Bowen Basin (QLD). Due to increased production and positive growth projections they are seeking experienced Laboratory Technicians to join their team.
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About the Bowen Basin mining region, Queensland.
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 a total area of over 60,000 square kilometres and is located in Central Queensland; running from Collinsville to Theodore. The entire region is home to 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