Rigger Mining Jobs Mackay
Hays are looking for Riggers to start on Mackay mining sites ASAP!
- $44.65 p/h + Penalties + Super
- Immediate Start – 5 days, PJ, 4 nights, 4 off Roster
- Camp Accommodation and Meals Provided
About the company :
Their client is Australia’s largest coal producer and exporter with several mine sites located across the Bowen Basin in Queensland. This company currently has an opportunity available for an Experienced Rigger / Scaffolder to start on site working a 5 days, PJ day, 4 nights, 4 off Roster (10/4 split roster).
About *Rigger Mining Jobs Mackay :
Their client is seeking Rigger / Scaffolders that have experience working on a QLD Coal Mine. Transportation is available for suitable candidates along with the option of LAHA residential housing allowance for those wishing to relocate their families.
This role will see you reporting to the Maintenance Superintendent, you will be responsible for carrying out the repairs, diagnosis and maintenance to mobile plant, fixed plant and infrastructure of the mine in accordance with Safe Work Procedures and manufacturer’s specifications. There is potentially up to two months’ worth of work available.
What you’ll need to succeed :
• High Risk Work Licence
• Scaffolding & Rigging Tickets
• Coal Mining experience – Mandatory
• Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training* Induction (or willing to obtain)
• Coal Board Medical (or willing to obtain)
• Must live within safe travelling distance of the Moranbah region
What you’ll get in return :
This assignment will reward you with an excellent hourly rate and gain further experience in the industry. This engineering project has potentially up to two months of work available, working on a 5/1/4/4 Rotating Roster.
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.
Caterpillar Haul truck 793
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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.
You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.