Operator Dragline L3 Job Bowen Basin
Regional Queensland location in the MacKay & coalfields area
Job opportunities exist for skilled and experienced Dragline Operators in the Bowen Basin Mine.
Pre-Requisites for this position include:
- – RII Black Coal Competencies in Haul Truck Operations, Dozer Operations etc.
- – A minimum of 6 months mobile plant operating experience
- – Current BMA/SGS Induction
- – Standard 11
- – Coal Board Medical
- – Driver’s Licence
- – Undertake a Drug & Alcohol Test within 5 days of induction
- – Work rotating rosters
- – Ability to contribute and work positively in a team environment
- – Sound Work History
This position is offered as a 3 month contract with view to extension for the right person.
An absolute commitment to working safely, complying with all site safety standards and ensuring a safe and environmentally healthy workplace is essential. It is imperative that you possess the ability and aptitude to maintain high standards of safety, equipment serviceability, housekeeping and compliance with mine working procedures.
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.
Standard 11 Mining Induction