Shovel & Digger Operators Job, Queensland
Job Advertiser: WorkPac Group
Opportunities exist for skilled and experienced Shovel & Digger Operators who will form part of and contribute to the Mine Operations Department of a Bowen Basin Mine.
An absolute commitment to working safely, complying with all site safety standards and ensuring a safe and environmentally healthy workplace is essential. It is imperative that you possess the ability and aptitude to maintain high standards of safety, equipment serviceability, housekeeping and compliance with mine working procedures.
Multi skilled operator specialising in Shovel and/or Digger operations
P&H 4100 Electric Rope Shovel,
Hitachi 5600 Diggers
CT 797, 793, T282
Pre-Requisites for this position include:
Minimum 6 months mine experience
Current Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training* Induction
Current Coal Board Medical – conducted within 2 years
Current Driver’s Licence
A willingness to work rotating rosters
BIBO from MacKay
Please contact Krys McKinley on 07 4800 3700 or email email@example.com
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Category: Mining, Oil & Gas
Published Date: 17/04/2019
Job Advertiser: WorkPac Group
Workpac Group Shovel & Digger Operators Job in QLD
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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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™
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Standard 11 Mining Induction
The Standard 11 is a course that provides skill and knowledge required for working in surface coal mines under the QLD Mining Inspectorate Recognised Standard 11.
If your job means you must access a Queensland coal mine site - you'll need a Standard 11.
The Standard 11 covers essential safety training designed to keep you and other workers safe from injury and harm when working on site.
You can book your course online and we will find a training provider close to your location - we do all the work for you.