Multi-Skilled Production Operator Cameby Downs Mine, Qld - iMINCO

Experienced Multi-Skilled Production Operator Cameby Downs Mine, Qld

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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?

You need a Standard 11 Mining Induction to be eligible for this job. If you don't have one and are not sure what this is, click the Standard 11 Mining Induction link further down the page.

Only applicants with real skills should apply. When sending in your application for the job, be sure to highlight the skills you have which are relevant.

Safety is a high priority in this industry. This job requires you to have a heightened sense of awareness and also appreciate the importance of safety in the workplace.

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Multi-Skilled Production Operator Cameby Downs Mine, Qld

Multi-Skilled Production Operator

Multi-skilled Operators primarily operate a range of production coal mining equipment, including dozers, loaders and excavators. The position will require the successful applicant to work a rotating day and night roster, on a quasi 6 days on 4 days off basis.

Multi-Skilled Production Operator Cameby Downs Mine, Qld



  • Applicable RII Competencies to operate a:
    • PC4000 Komatsu excavator,
    • 475 Komatsu carry dozer, and
    • WA900 Komatsu loader.
  • Current Queensland Driver’s license.
  • Current Standard 11 Induction Training Mine Induction (Surface) or equivalent.


  • Applicable RII Competencies to operate a:
    • CAT 24M or 16M grader, or
    • HD1500 Komatsu rear end dump truck.


  • Sound communication skills
  • Flexibility and adaptability
  • High attention to detail
  • Effective decision making skills


To be considered, applicants must have:

  • Extensive experience in the operation of plant and machinery within a mining environment.
  • Thorough understanding of individual responsibilities in relation to the Coal Mining Safety & Health Act and associated regulations.


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This job for Multi-skilled Operators primarily operate a range of production coal mining equipment. Stand out from everyone and create your resume with keywords mentioned in the ad.

Multi-Skilled Production Operator Cameby Downs Mine, Qld


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Applications close 12th November 2017 and only short listed applicants will be contacted.

They reserve the right to close the advertisement for this position before the advertised end date and commence recruitment proceedings immediately. The successful applicant will be required to provide evidence of having passed a full medical assessment, including drug and alcohol test, and provide proof of mandatory qualifications and eligibility to work in Australia.


Dump Truck Operator Salaries

How much do dump truck production operators earn in the mines?

Depending on where you live, or which state the mine is located in, as you can see from the information below, the salaries are very different. In Queensland and New South Wales, mining wages are pretty much the same for Dump Truck Operators. Working at a Western Australian mine you can expect to earn about 20% more than if you worked in QLD or NSW.

Dump truck operator jobs are advertised on SEEK and other mining jobs boards regularly.

According to online jobs website Indeed (, the average salary for a Dump Truck Production Operator in Australia is $41.98 per hour. Salary estimates are based on 326 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Dump Truck Drivers. The data was collected from past and present job ads on Indeed over the last 36 months. Dump Truck Driver Pay Estimates

Looking at the salary of an entry-level Dump Truck Driver with less than 1 year experience, you can expect to earn an average hourly wage (includes bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$42 based on 24 pay reviews.

With so many different and conflicting articles about salaries, it's difficult to know what the exact take home pay is for a Dump Truck Operator.

Blackwater, Queensland Dump Truck Salaries +40%

According to, Dump Truck Operators in the Queensland Bowen Basin area of Blackwater, earn an average of 39.7% more than the national average. Dump Truck Operators also get more money in Western Australia (26.6% more) and Kalgoorlie (17.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Melbourne, Victoria (19.6% less), Brisbane, Queensland (16.2% less) and Sydney, New South Wales (14.3% less).

SEEK mining job salaries for dump truck production operators

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What are dump truck operator employers looking for?

The following list is a collection of requirements you'll find in most advertised dump truckk operator jobs

  • Experience operating CAT trucks
  • A willingness to work rotating rosters
  • Ability to contribute and work positively in a team environment
  • Able to pass a pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol test
  • Competitive Hourly Rate plus super on all hours worked
  • Current Drivers Licence
  • Current Standard 11 or willing to obtain a Standard 11
  • Have a strong commitment to safety and Zero Harm and ensure this is a
  • priority and at the forefront of all your decision-making
  • Have a strong work history
  • High level of safety awareness
  • Relevant current RII Competencies
  • Relevant RII/ SSE sign offs/ Competencies
  • Right to work in Australia - Birth Certificate or Australian Passport
  • Sound Work History
  • Be reliable and a team player
    • 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.

      Find out more about RII Competencies here

      You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.


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