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 Jobs – Peak Downs mining job – Mackay & Coalfields
Advertised by: Thiess
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About the role
Thiess is seeking Multi-Skilled and Excavator Operators for permanent employment opportunities at their open cut coal mining project, Peak Downs.
Peak Downs Mine is located 6km south-east of Moranbah in the Bowen Basin.
Roster & Conditions
Roster is 7 days on, 7 days off rotating shifts
12.5 hour day shift/ 12.5 hour night shift
A bus will be provided from Mackay & Townsville to site
Salary sacrifice flights available
To be considered for these opportunities you are required to have:
Prior experience operating production mining equipment on a mine site eg, Trucks, Graders, Dozers, Excavators
Relevant coal mining certifications
A commitment to a positive safety culture
Be committed to our principles of Integrity, Accountability, Innovation & Delivery
We partner with our clients to deliver excellence in open cut and underground mining in Australia, Asia, Africa and the Americas. For more than 80 years, we’ve operated in diverse commodities, geologies, environments and cultures. Our team uses that insight to optimise solutions for each project and create lasting value for our clients and the communities we live and work in.
We recognise the value of an inclusive and diverse workplace through our vision of everyone matters always. We’re focused on creating an inclusive environment to allow our people to bring their best self to work because they feel safe, included and empowered.
Visit our website to learn more http://www.thiess.com
How to apply
This role is an opportunity to take 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.
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Location: Mackay & Coalfields
Job Type: Full Time
Category: Mining, Resources & Energy
Classification: Mining – Operations
Multi-Skilled and Excavator Operators Job – Peak Downs Jobs at Mackay & Coalfields. 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