Mining Maintenance Pump Crew Operator – FIFO
National Pump & Energy (NPE) is a leader in the provision of pump, power and compressed air equipment and services.
With a team of highly experienced industry professionals, they have a strong focus on understanding our customers’ equipment rental requirements and delivering solutions that work. They have tailored extensive rental fleet and specialist capabilities to provide effective and reliable pumping, power generation and compressed air solutions for any application or industry. Basically, when it comes to pumps, power generation and compressed air, there is nothing that we can’t do.
At NPE, they know that it’s people that have set apart from the others. Dedicated team are committed to servicing the needs of the clients through unrivalled expertise and passion for what they do.
The incumbent will be required to carry out checks, installation and set up of various dewatering pump including Legra Highwall pumps.
The role is a 7/7 FIFO from either Brisbane or Cairns or a drive in/out from Mackay.
Key Responsibilities of the role:
- Conduct assessment and inspections of dewatering pumps
- Complete the welding and installation of HDPE pipelines
- Complete accurately and timely service recording date on equipment.
- Complete basic effective maintenance
- Ensure compliance with statutory legislation.
- Complete dewatering duties in active mining environments.
- Conduct work following safe workplace methods.
- Dewatering experience in a mine environment
- Hold a dewatering competency
- Hold a Polywelding Ticket and experience (desired)
- Candidates will have completed a BMA core induction or Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training*
- Coal Board Medical.
- Chainsaw ticket (desired)
- Be results driven, solutions focused and highly organized.
- Demonstrate excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
- Candidates must live in and have the right to work in Australia to be considered and meet other pre-employment checks.
- Current Drivers License
If you want the opportunity to be part of the exciting growth of national operations, please submit your application by submitting your resume and a covering letter responding to the key competencies above.
How to apply
This is an excellent opportunity for you to advance your career with a leading mining contractor. To apply for this role please follow the link below.
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 Experienced Pump Crew Operator FIFO Coal Mining Maintenance 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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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.
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