Trades Assistant Bowen Basin - Hays Recruitment

Trades Assistant Bowen Basin – Hays Recruitment

EOI Trade Assistant

Our Services business is a specialist engineering, construction and asset management contractor, connecting industries and communities with vital infrastructure. The company is responsible for creating, operating and maintaining public and private assets serving millions of people each day.

We are currently seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified candidates for a 6 week shutdown starting in August 2017 at Callide Power Station. We are seeking:

  • Trade Assistants

The successful candidates will have: relevant industry experience, a current Construction White Card, with Confined Spaces Ticket preferred.

Successful candidates will be required to undertake a full medical including drug, alcohol and fitness for work testing.

Lendlease employees are focused and inspired to grow their careers in a challenging and leading edge environment. Our aim is to create a workplace where people are respected and encouraged to fulfil their potential. We embrace all employee differences and foster a culture that supports diversity and inclusion.

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This client is an industry leader, employing a wide range of skilled trades and individuals to join their team throughout the Bowen Basin.

New and exciting jobs have opened for Trade Assistants to join the various shut down teams in the Bowen Basin.

To be successful for this position you must have a current trade certificate, current Coal Board Medical, Standard 11 and BMA core induction.

You will also need a current Working at Heights (WAH) and Confined Spaces (CS) qualifications.

To be considered for the positions you should hold other site inductions into various mines around the Bowen Basin.

If you believe your skills and experience fit the job, view the full job details here: Trades Assistant Job Bowen Basin – Hays Recruitment

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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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