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Excavator Operators – Mine site Banana Shire 7/7 Roser
Open Cut Mine Excavator Operators Coal Mining Bowen Basin
WorkPac are currently seeking experienced Open Cut Mine Excavator Operators for an immediate start. You will form part of and contribute to the Mine Operations Department of a Lower Bowen Basin Mine in the Banana Shire. Reporting to the Production Superintendent, you will operate and have experience operating Excavator Hitachi EX 5500, EX5600.
Located in the Banana Shire situated 2 hours South West from Rockhampton and 7 hours North West from Brisbane.
Duties and Responsibilities
- Operate Excavator Hitachi EX 5500
- 7/7 Roster
- 12.5 Hour Shifts
- Pre-start checks
- Minimum 12 months experience operating Excavator Hitachi EX 5500, EX5600
- MUST Have SSE/Delegate Signed Skills List or Unsigned Supported by RII.
- Current Drivers License
- Current Coal Board Medical or willing to Obtain
- Current Current Standard 11 Induction Training or willing to obtain.
- A medical including drug and alcohol testing is required as part of the recruitment process.
- Camp and Meals Provided
- BIBO Camp to Site
- 7/7 Roster
- Ongoing Role
- Immediate Start
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This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic mining operation that recognizes achievement and offers genuine career opportunities. Don’t forget you will need the appropriate mine site qualifications such as Standard 11 Induction TrainingApply for Experienced Open Cut Mine Excavator Operators Coal Mining Bowen Basin
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.
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.