MPU Operator | Multiple Positions
Mobile Plant Underground Operator Multiple Positions QLD
The client is Australia’s largest coal producer and exporter with several mine sites located across the Bowen Basin in Queensland. This company currently has an opportunity available for an Experienced MPU Operator on a 6/6 Roster.
Your new role
This position will see you working as an MPU Operator, delivering explosives to Blast Holes of both wet and dry products. You may be required to assist as a bench hand when required.
To be a suitable candidate for this position, you must have:
- Coal Board Medical (or willing to obtain)
- Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training* (or willing to obtain)
- Current Drivers License
- Current HR License
- Dangerous Goods License
- Experience as an MPU Operator
- Shot firer Ticket (desirable)
- Assistant Shotfirer Qualification (desirable)
What you’ll get in return
This role offers you an immediate start in the Bowen Basin area working on a 6/6 Roster with camp accommodation and meals supplied by the client.
You will be paid super for all hours worked on site and there is also an opportunity to receive a Temp Worker Recognition Bonus after 6 months of continuous work.
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Would you like to apply?
If you’re interested in this role and you believe your skills, experience and competencies match the above criteria, please apply to Renee Brease at your earliest convenience or you can call Mackay Office on 07 4960 1100.
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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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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.