Production Digger Operator – Open Cut Mining
- 7:7 rotating nights & days roster immediate start
- DIDO from Rockhampton & Gladstone
- Comfortable accommodation, great food & an excellent work environment
Work for a reputable mining contractor with a broad portfolio of mining projects on their books. Long term work with contract to perm opportunities offering job security.
The Project & Roster
- Even time 7:7 roster DIDO from Rockhampton & Gladstone
- Camp and meals
- Work within a crew of experienced and safety focused operators
The Pay & Benefits
- $54-$58ph + Super
- Family friendly even time roster; 7:7
- Long term—permanent roles with major mining company
The Duties & Machinery
A minimum of 3 years recent experience operating 300-600t excavators in a mining environment.
- Digger operations with a high level of safety awareness
- Communicate with other operators
- Have a positive attitude and follow company procedures
Skills & Experience
- Current C class driver’s license
- Current RII's [...Learn about RII's] competency for diggers
- Current Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training*
- Current coal board medical
- Recent references
Applications are being taken for interviews immediately with successful candidates to start ASAP.
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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 *Standard 11 Training*Apply for Production Digger Operator Open Cut Mining Bowen Basin
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.
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.