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This is a Bowen Basin job located in the Mackay & Coalfields area. Do you live close to this location, or are you willing to FIFO from within Queensland?
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Multi-Skilled and Excavator Operators – Northern Bowen Basin job – Brisbane
Advertised by: Thiess – Mining – Operations
People are central to the success of this organisation.
With a global business, we offer diverse and rewarding careers. We are committed to Thiess being a company and a culture where great people can excel and where they are developed and supported to reach their highest potential.
Join our team of industry leaders, because with us, your skills, knowledge and experience will make a difference to the benefit of our clients, communities and project partners.
With a history since 1934, Thiess is the world’s largest mining services provider. We offer the widest range of in-house surface and underground mining capabilities in leading commodities across Australia, Botswana, Canada, Chile, Indonesia and Mongolia. Every day, we optimise the mining lifecycle to create lasting value.
About the role
Thiess is seeking Multi-Skilled and Excavator Production Operators for permanent employment opportunities to work on various open-cut coal mining projects located in the Northern Bowen Basin. Reporting to the mining supervisor you will work collaboratively with your crew and the wider site team towards delivering safe, high-quality results. You will thrive on meeting all goals and challenges while acting with fairness and integrity in all that you do.
Our sites in the Northern Bowen Basin include; Caval Ridge, Peak Downs & Lake Vermont.
Roster & Conditions
Roster is 7 days on, 7 days off rotating shifts
12.5 hour dayshift/ 12.5 hour nightshift
Salary sacrifice flights to Mackay & Rockhampton
To be considered for these opportunities you are required to have:
Production operation experience Multi or Excavator
Current Drivers Licence
Relevant coal mining certifications
Standard 11 Induction Training Mining Induction
A commitment to a positive safety culture
Be committed to our principles of Integrity, Accountability, Innovation & Delivery
Our commitment to a diverse and inclusive workforce
We recognise the value of an inclusive and diverse workplace through our vision: everyone matters always.
Through this vision, we will build a community where respect, value and thoughtfulness toward each person will underpin their ability to bring their full self to work because here they will be empowered, safe and included.
How to apply
This role is an opportunity to make the next step in your career. With our culture of recognition, development, and a stimulating and satisfying work environment there is no better time to join Thiess.
Job Type: Full Time
Category: Mining, Resources & Energy
Classification: Mining – Operations
Multi-Skilled and Excavator Operators – Northern Bowen Basin job at Brisbane – Thiess jobs at Brisbane, full time, Mining, Resources & Energy, iMINCO Mining Information
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About the Bowen Basin
The Queensland 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.
Here's a list of mining companies with operations in the Bowen Basin.
- Peabody Energy Australia Pty Ltd
- New Hope Corporation Limited
- QCoal Pty Ltd
- Hail Creek Holdings Pty Ltd
- Mt Rawdon Operations Pty Ltd
- Glencore Coal Queensland Pty Limited
- Fitzroy Queensland Resources Limited
- Conquest Mining Limited
- Ravenswood Gold Pty Ltd
- BHP Coal Pty Ltd/li>
- Baralaba Coal Company Pty Ltd
- Anglo American Metallurgical Coal Pty Ltd
- Santos Limited (JV with Santos Limited, Petronas Total and Kogas)
- TEC Coal Pty Ltd
- TerraCom Australia
- Coronado Curragh Pty Ltd
- Yarrabee Coal Company Pty Ltd
For a more detailed view of the above list, here's the link to Queensland State Development mines list