Mining Exploration Geologist Mine site Bowen Basin - iMINCO Mining

Currently looking for experienced Exploration Geologist for a mine site in the Bowen Basin

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?

You need a Standard 11 Mining Induction to be eligible for this job. If you don't have one and are not sure that this is, click the Standard 11 Mining Induction link further down the page.

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Mining Exploration Geologist Bowen Basin

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Mining Exploration Geologist Mine site <strong>Bowen Basin</strong> Mining Information

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Degree in Geology/Geo-science.
  • Minimum 3 years recent experience in a similar role.
  • Demonstrated experience of geological practice in the Field Exploration environment.
  • Ability to optimize drilling programmed prior to & during implementation.
  • Experience of compiling details including available lithological information.
  • Ability to complete lithological and geotechnical logging of coal and non-coal chips & core.
  • Coal Exploration Planning experience.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office suite of programs
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to develop strong organisation and time management skills
  • Perform as a team player and have a “can do” attitude

In return they offer:

  • On-going work
  • FIFO
  • 11 on/10 off & 14 on/7 off Rosters available
  • Competitive rate
  • Meals & Accommodation provided.

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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 Induction Training

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About the Bowen Basin

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 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.

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

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