Mobile Plant Mining Process Operator
Sibelco mines and manufactures a wide range of mineral products for both local and international markets. Founded in 1872, Sibelco began in Europe and has grown into one of the largest industrial minerals companies in the world – privately owned and multinational, their vision is to be the best Global Material Solutions Company. They are market driven, operationally excellent and offer a compelling culture.
Reporting to the site Production Supervisor, this role will be primarily responsible for the safe and efficient operation of forklifts, crushing station operation and other mobile and processing equipment. The position will also include labour tasks such as bagging operations and manual clean-up. It is a full time permanent position working Monday to Friday with rotating shifts 6:30am to 2:30pm. Some overtime may be available.
The successful applicants will ideally;
- Have experience in an industrial setting, eg mineral processing, manufacturing or quarrying crushing and screening plants
- Have experience in relation to mobile equipment such as dump trucks, front end loaders, excavators, and hold the relevant competencies
- Have a working knowledge of current safety practices and demonstrated performance within these parameters
- Enjoy working in and contributing to a team environment
With there customers at the center, Sibelco’s culture is built on the core behaviors of building positive relationships, explore possibilities, speak up and deliver on promise. The successful candidate will model and foster this great culture and help to shape this agile business that believes ‘Materials Solutions, Advancing Life’.Sibelco recognize the strength of diverse global workforce and value difference and inclusion for all. Our rich mix of people bring an exciting exchange of ideas and knowledge to keep moving forward and innovating new solutions.
They seek talent of all backgrounds and abilities and continue to develop leaders and their culture to help all employees to grow and reach their full potential.
Applications (cover letter & CV) can be sent via the careers page on their website at www.sibelco.com/careers no later than Friday the 13th July 2018.
How to Apply
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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 *Standard 11 Training*Apply for Mining Mobile Process Operator Sibelco mines Australia
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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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.