Multiskilled Coal Mining Operators mine site Bowen Basin

Looking for Multiskilled Coal Mining Operators mine site Bowen Basin

WorkPac Group

Operator Coal Mining – L3

Multiskilled Coal Mining Operators mine site Bowen Basin

WorkPac is Australia’s leading provider of human capital solutions to the mining, construction, engineering, oil and gas and healthcare sectors. They optimize productivity and mitigate risk in the people component of there clients’ business. For over fifteen years, WorkPac has delivered clients exceptional workforces to support the successful delivery of some of the country’s most significant mining projects.

What they are looking for:

WorkPac are looking for highly motivated, team orientated Experienced Single/Multi skilled Operators to join client and their dedicated production team at a mine site in the Bowen Basin region.

The successful applicants will have a minimum of 2 years’ experience working in the coal industry in the production field. You will have a high level of commitment to safety and the goal of Zero Harm; be highly motivated and have the capacity to work in a team environment.

The machinery that we are seeking operators for are:

  • CAT 789 – 797 Trucks
  • Komatsu 830 – 930E Trucks
  • CAT D10 / D11 Dozers
  • CAT 16M / 24M Graders
  • 3600/ 5500/ 5600 Excavators.

It would be desirable for you to have:

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Current Coal Board Medical
  • Current Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training*
  • Current Drivers License

In return, WorkPac will offer:

  • Weekly pays
  • Competitive hourly pay rates
  • Meals and Accommodation supplied while on roster
  • Opportunities for ongoing works at multiple mining sites in the Bowen Basin
  • Site Inductions Provided at no cost to you
  • 6 monthly loyalty bonus

If you believe this role is for you and you have the required skill set along with a great work ethic, they would like to hear from you.

Multiskilled Coal Mining Operators mine site Bowen Basin

Multiskilled Coal Mining Operators mine site <strong>Bowen Basin</strong>


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You may also contact Kirsty Roome (WorkPac Recruitment Coordinator) for further information on 4941 6411.

  • Profession: Mining, Oil & Gas
  • Role: Mining – Production
  • Work Type: Temporary
  • Reference Number: Q.INDJ2017118014

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.

Caterpillar Haul truck 793

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.

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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