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Mechanical Fitter job Bowen Basin

Mechanical Fitter required for shut-down work in the Bowen Basin area, Mackay Queensland.

QLD, Mackay & Bowen Basin

This is a temporary job: Mechanical Fitter – Shut Downs

A industry leaders the client who is advertising this job, is looking for a wide range of skilled trades to join their team throughout the Queensland coal mining region of the Bowen Basin.

Suitably qualified fitters are invited to join the various shutdown teams in the Bowen Basin. These positions will give you the opportunity to work with a wide range of employers and allow you to gain extensive experience on many projects.

To be successful you must have a current trade certificate, current coal board medical and Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training*.

Candidates with a current working at heights (WAH) and confined spaces (CS) certificates will have a greater chance of getting to the next stage of the process.

Only candidates with current site inductions at various sites around the Bowen Basin will be considered for these roles.

If you believe your skills and experience match the above criteria, apply via the apply now button.

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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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