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Diesel Fitters & Drill Fitters
They have immediate requirements for Trade Qualified Heavy Equipment Fitters and Drill Fitters for mining opportunities in the Bowen Basin.
To be considered you should have experience maintaining mobile mining machinery and or drills.
Experience on any or all of the following will be highly regarded:
- High tonnage Caterpillar and/or Komatsu trucks
- O&K and/or Hitachi excavators
- Ancillary earthmoving / mining machinery
- Electric shovels
- Blast Hole Drills
You must already possess a current Coal Board Medical and BMA Induction.
Transport will be provided from Rockhampton to site, along with accommodation and messing.
- Kerri Rohlf
- Principal Consultant
- (07) 3120 0900
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About the Bowen Basin
The Queensland 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.
Here's a list of mining companies with operations in the Bowen Basin.
- Peabody Energy Australia Pty Ltd
- New Hope Corporation Limited
- QCoal Pty Ltd
- Hail Creek Holdings Pty Ltd
- Mt Rawdon Operations Pty Ltd
- Glencore Coal Queensland Pty Limited
- Fitzroy Queensland Resources Limited
- Conquest Mining Limited
- Ravenswood Gold Pty Ltd
- BHP Coal Pty Ltd/li>
- Baralaba Coal Company Pty Ltd
- Anglo American Metallurgical Coal Pty Ltd
- Santos Limited (JV with Santos Limited, Petronas Total and Kogas)
- TEC Coal Pty Ltd
- TerraCom Australia
- Coronado Curragh Pty Ltd
- Yarrabee Coal Company Pty Ltd
For a more detailed view of the above list, here's the link to Queensland State Development mines list