Mine Site Diesel Fitter Field Maintenance Gladstone QLD - iMINCO Mining

WorkPac are currently seeking for Experienced Mine Site Diesel Fitter - Field Maintenance Gladstone QLD

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Experience Mining DIESEL FITTER – Gladstone and Surrounds

Mine Site Diesel Fitter Field Maintenance Gladstone QLD

An opportunity exists for an Experienced Mine Site Diesel Fitter with experience and skills working in either Field or Workshop. This position is for an immediate start for an ongoing role on an open cut coal mine which is ramping located in the Banana Shire.

Mine Site Diesel Fitter Field Maintenance Gladstone QLD-iMINCO.net Mining Information


  • Previous mine maintenance experience in either field or workshop.
  • Field Maintenance Diesel Fitter needs experience on Excavators, Dozers, and Loaders
  • Workshop Diesel Fitter needs experience on Haul Trucks, Graders, and Water Trucks
  • Lifestyle Roster including PJ Day on Shift (4/5, 5/4, 5/5)
  • 12 Hour Shifts
  • Immediate Start
  • Ongoing Role
  • Super paid on all hours worked
  • Camp and Meals Provided


  • Minimum 6 months mine site experience
  • Trade Qualified Heavy Diesel Fitter
  • Current Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training* or willing to obtain
  • Current Coal Board Medical or willing to obtain
  • Current Driver License
  • A willingness to work rotating roster
  • Ability to contribute and work positively in a team environment
  • Sound Work History

Candidates please note that a pre employment medical including drug and alcohol testing is required as part of the recruitment process.

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Mine Site Diesel Fitter Field Maintenance Gladstone QLD

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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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