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Mining Jobs WA – How To Increase Your Hiring Potential

Great job prospects, a booming mining industry, on the job training and warm sunny weekends to help you relax. No wonder so many people are rushing to get mining jobs in WA.

In fact, there has never been a better time to do so. Last year WA saw a 5% increase in mining jobs and it has now become a true job seeker`s market.

So, if you`re looking formining jobs WA, now is the time to grab the opportunity with both hands.

But how?

First, consider your options.

Are you coming to the job with skills that can be transferable to the mining job you`re applying for? Or are you lacking in experience and credentials?

There`s a path for both scenarios, but of course, if you have highly relevant skills then you`re more likely to secure a higher salary than most non-skilled positions may offer.

You should also consider what type of mining job you want to do in WA. Remember that the mining industry is huge and the range of jobs is pretty expansive.

For example, mining companies don`t just need truck drivers or drill operators; they also need cooks, medics, logistic managers, bus drivers, clerical staff and so much more.

Once you know what kind of position you`re best suited for, you can begin your search for jobs online, using sites such as and for potential vacancies. Don`t forget to set up an email alert and upload a high quality resume to give yourself the best possible chance of finding and landing a mining job in WA.

iMINCOcan help you find and win mining jobs in WA far more effectively than going it alone. We`ve helped hundreds of people to find mining jobs, across a range of skilled and non-skilled positions.

Call us today on 0403 560 594 and we`ll show you how it`s done, including resume advice, job search advice and general advice on working in mining in WA” where the sun always shines!

Some mining courses you can do if you`re thinking of applying for mining jobs in WA

Reference: Mining jobsWA | Advice for people looking for WA jobs in mining

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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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