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Operator Coal Mining Level 3 – WorkPac Group
Experienced Dump Truck Operator
Various commute options
Accommodation and meals provided
About Our Client
Our client is Australia’s largest coal miner and exporter, the world’s largest supplier to the sea borne coking coal market and largest coal producer and supplier of metallurgical coal. The client has several mine sites across the Bowen Basin consisting primarily of open cut mines.
About the role
Use your previous experience to operator dump trucks in all mine site activities including but not limited to Overburden and Coal Operations.
Skills and Experience
To be a suitable applicant for this position you will require:
Coal Board Medical or the willingness to obtain
Standard 11 Induction Training or the willingness to obtain
Mandatory experience: Cat 793 Dump truck
Desirable experience: >777 Water Cart, D10/D11 Dozer, 16/24 Grader and 994 Loader
Previous experience on an Open Cut Mine
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Dump Truck mining Jobs in Queensland by WorkPac Group
Published Date: 17/06/2019
Job Advertiser: WorkPac Group
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Job Description: Operator Coal Mining Level 3 job in the mines in Queensland
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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 777
The Caterpillar 777 is a 100-ton haul truck, typically used in open pit mining, manufactured by Caterpillar Inc. The first model of Caterpillar 777 was introduced in 1974. Its diesel engine is capable of putting out 870 horsepower. The 777D, introduced in 1996, was powered by a 938-horsepower diesel.
This truck is one of the entry-level haul trucks most new operators will learn on. Once competent, they will move up to the larger 785, especially when working on a coal mining site.
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.