Multi-skilled Operator L3 – Coal
Location: MacKay & Coalfields
- FIFO exit Brisbane or Cairns
- 7 on 7 off
- Dump Truck 793 + Dozer D10 / D11 (dozer push)
WorkPac have a few jobs going for experienced multi-skilled operators for a fly in / fly out role from either Brisbane or Cairns.
To stand a chance at getting one of these prime jobs you’ll have to show that you are experienced working in a coal mining environment.
You must have experience on CAT 793 and D10 / D11 dozers (dozer push) – only experienced dump truck operators with a proven dozer skill should apply.
These are the job pre-requisites WorkPac are asking for. If you don’t have these, then you’re limiting your chances.
- Minimum 2 years experience working in coal
- Minimum 2 years experience on CAT 793 dump trucks and D10 / D11 dozers (dozer push) (RII)
- Current Standard 11 Induction Training or BMA Statement of Attainment (S11)
- Current coal board medical (dated within the last 2 years) (CBM)
- Current drivers licence
- Current resume
PLEASE NOTE: To be considered for these roles, you must reside within 100 kilometres of the Brisbane or Cairns Airport.
If you live outside of that area, WorkPac are telling iMINCO that applications will be rejected.
Recap: This is a Multi-skilled Operator Job Mackay Coalfields. Only experienced applicants should apply. Your resume will possibly be subject to a pre-application scan by software created to look for specific keywords. (S)
About the Bowen Basin
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.
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.