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PRE STRIP & COAL MINING OPERATORS Job, Queensland
Job Advertiser: WorkPac Group
PRE STRIP & COAL MINING OPERATORS
COMPETITIVE HOURLY RATE
LONG TERM OPPORTUNITIES
6/6 ROSTER (3DAYS/3NIGHTS)
WorkPac is currently seeking experienced and motivated Pre Strip and Coal Mining Dump Truck Operators for a coal mine in Queensland???s Bowen Basin, located 31km South East of Moranbah.
Minimum of 12 months experience is essential operating either, Mechanical Dump Truck: CAT 789, 793, 793 or Electric Dump Truck Liebherr T 282.
Camp and Meals Provided
BIBO Camp to Site
Ongoing role for an Immediate Start
BIBO Available from Mackay
Minimum 12 months mine site experience operating Mechanical or Electric Dump Trucks
SSE/Delegate Signed Skills List or Unsigned Skilled List Supported by RII
Current Drivers Licence
Current Coal Board Medical or willing to obtain
Current Current Standard 11 Induction Training or willing to obtain
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Teresa Morgan – Recrui
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Category: Mining, Oil & Gas
Published Date: 03/04/2019
Job Advertiser: WorkPac Group
Workpac Group PRE STRIP & COAL MINING OPERATORS Job in QLD
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About the Bowen Basin
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
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.
You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.