Pre-Strip Operator – Coal Mining Jobs
- $43.20 – $46.26 p/h + Super paid on all hrs worked
- 7/7 roster
- All meals and accommodation provided
Client is Australia’s largest coal producer and exporter with several mine sites located across the Bowen Basin in Queensland. The client currently has several vacancies available for experienced pre-strip operators to work on a 7/7 roster.
Your new role
This client is currently seeking experienced pre-strip operators with the ability to operate heavy machinery within the pre-strip department.
To be a suitable applicant for this position you will require:
- Coal Board Medical
- Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training*
- Drivers License
- Must have – CAT 793+ truck ticket
- Dozer D10+
- Grader CAT 16+
- Excavator – Hitachi, CAT or Liebherr
What you’ll get in return
This role offers you a position within the Bowen Basin region operating on a 7:7 roster. You will be paid super for all hours worked on site, all meals and accommodation will be provided to you by the client and there is also an opportunity to receive a Temp Worker Recognition Bonus after 6 months of continuous work based on performance.
If you feel you have the required skills and are looking to join a professional team, please apply online now with an up to date CV.
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What you need to do now
If you believe you are suitable for this role and match the above criteria then please forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to Sarah Harrison at Hays by clicking the ‘Apply Now’ button.Apply for Pre-Strip Coal Mining Operator Bowen Basin 7/7 Roster QLD
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.
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