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Pre-Strip Operator jobs in Rockhampton
- $43.20 – $46.26 p/h + Super paid on all hrs worked
- 6/6 Roster
- All meals and accommodation provided
Experienced pre-strip operators are required for positions within the Bowen Basin on 6/6 rosters.
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 6/6 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 Induction 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 chance to work within the Bowen Basin region operating on 6/6 rosters. You will be paid super for all hours worked on site and all meals and accommodation will be provided to you by the client.
What you need to do now
If you feel you have the required skills and are searching to join a professional team, please apply online now with an up to date CV.
All applications are treated in the strictest of confidence and your details will not be forwarded to the company without gaining your prior consent. Make yourself stand out from everyone and create your resume with keywords contain.
When applying please be sure to include with your cv your Drivers license and all relevant certificates and High Risk tickets.
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 Pre-Strip Operator Jobs 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.
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