Mobile Plant Operator – WorkPac Group
Experienced Coal Mining Operator | Bowen Basin
$43.21 – $44.15 p/h
Lifestyle Roster- 5/4/4/5 Day and Night shifts
All meals and accommodation provided
About our Client
Our client is Australias largest coal miner and exporter, the world’s largest supplier to the sea borne coking coal market and largest coal producer and supplier of metallurgical coal. The client has several mine sites across the Bowen Basin consisting primarily of open cut mines.
About the Role
WorkPac is currently seeking experienced dump truck operators with the ability to operate heavy machinery within coal mining department.
Skills & Experience
To be a suitable applicant for this position you will require:
Coal Board Medical
Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training*
Experience operating on the following:
Haul Trucks- CAT 793 or 789
Previous experience on an open cut coal mine
What you’ll get in return
Super paid on all hours
BIBO Mackay or DIDO
Lifestyle Roster- 5/4
Dump Truck mining Jobs in Queensland by WorkPac Group
Published Date: 28/02/2019
Job Advertiser: WorkPac Group
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Job Description: Mobile Plant Operator job in the mines in Queensland
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Category: Mining, Oil & Gas
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
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.
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.