Loader fixed Plant Operator West Australian - iMINCO Mining

Unique opportunity for a Loader Fixed Plant Operator to join the team on a full time basis

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Loader, fixed Plant Operator – Western Australian

Mineral Resources (MRL) is a leading West Australian diversified mining, contracting, processing and commodities production company.

They are now an ASX 200 listed company with over 1300 employees.
Work type: Full Time
Location: WA Goldfields
Categories: Operators – Fixed Plant

Crushing Services International (CSI) is a leading crushing provider and is offering a unique opportunity for a loader / fixed plant operator to join their team on a full time basis.

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This exciting position will form part of the operations team located at the KCGM project working 10 days on, 5 days off.

Applicants must be based in Kalgoorlie.

What’s in it for you?

  • The opportunity to join a rapidly evolving and expanding mining organisation
  • Stability and an ongoing permanent position
  • Diverse and hands-on work environment
  • Prospect of future development / up-skilling
  • Residential role DIDO based in Kalgoorlie
  • Good money for the right people

Your main responsibilities will include

  • Ability to control and operate the crushing plant as required and maintain fixed plant machinery
  • Experience working in a crushing and screening environment is essential
  • Operating mobile plant– WA600. Must have national recognised ticket
  • Inspecting and checking plant and equipment and recording of plant operating parameters
  • All aspects of housekeeping including cleaning of mobile plant, crusher control room and company vehicles

Key requirements

  • Current Australian driver’s License – HR is mandatory
  • Experience working on crushing & screening plant in an operating capacity.
  • Experience operating loaders with national accreditation is mandatory
  • Current working at heights ticket – desirable.
  • Current confined Space ticket – desirable
  • You must live in Kalgoorlie as this is a DIDO job

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Find a list of other mining jobs with Mineral Resources on the careers page on their website.

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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.

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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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