Mobile Plant Operator required for coal mining operation (Open cut) in the Bowen Basin Queensland. You MUST possess relevant plant certification, proof of experience or competency on similar equipment (EG 789 dump truck) be willing to work rotating shift patterns, adhere to site safety procedures and a clear drug and alcohol test result is required prior to commencement. Please note the specifics of this role necessitates coal board medical approval for fitness to work and random Drug and Alcohol tests. You must be able to wear appropriate PPE including a respirator if necessary, steel capped boots and longs.
– CAT 785, 789, 793
– Dumps & Tip Heads
– BCC Conduct Haul Truck Operations highly desirable
– BCC Conduct Water Truck Operations highly desirable
Meals and Accommodation Supplied
7 on / 7 off Roster
Dump Truck mining Jobs in Queensland by WorkPac Group
Published Date: 01/02/2019
Job Advertiser: WorkPac Group
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Job Description: MOBILE EQUIPMENT OPERATORS job in the mines in Queensland
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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.
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