Mining Police Clearance
National Police Certificate (Australia-wide Disclosable Criminal History)
A Police Certificate contains a certification that the person to whom it relates either has no ‘disclosable’ convictions or has a ‘disclosable’ conviction that is detailed in the Certificate. A ‘disclosable’ conviction is one that is recorded by the court and has not been rehabilitated or spent under the Criminal Law (Rehabilitation of Offenders) Act 1986.
The police clearance relating to mining jobs is number is written in bold below:
There are three types of Police Certificates.
1. A ‘Name Only’ Police Certificate – based on a search of the person’s name against the criminal history records held by police services Australia-wide.This is most often sought for employment purposes. Other reasons for seeking this Police Certificate include providing insurance companies with an official document relating to past offending, and for a visa to work or reside in another country (this is limited to only a few countries as most require a fingerprint search as well as a name search).
2. A ‘Name with Fingerprints’ Police Certificate – based on a search of the person’s name and fingerprints against the criminal history and fingerprint records held by the police services Australia-wide.
This is most often sought by persons applying for a visa to work or reside in another country, or for adoption purposes.
3. A ‘Name Only’ with ASIO Security Assessment – Ammonium Nitrate Police Certificate – based on a search of the person’s name against the criminal history records held by the police services Australia-wide, and an ASIO security assessment relating to politically motivated violence.
How do I get a police clearance for the mines?
Persons who seek a National Police Certificate must make application at any police station in Queensland. Applicants will require sufficient identification such as a current driver`s licence, passport or other photographic identity document. Payment by cash, bank cheque, personal cheque or money order made out to the Commissioner for Police, is required at lodgment.
We are in the process of setting up a police clearance check service for people looking at getting mining jobs. The police checks for the mines will serve as an additional feature on your resume so you stand out against over candidates. The check will be around $127 and it will be nationally recognised for the mining industry. Contact us below if you are interested in getting a police clearance for the mines
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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 worldâ€™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 Queenslandâ€™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
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 MineStarâ„˘
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.
You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.