This is a Bowen Basin job located in the Mackay & Coalfields area. Do you live close to this location, or are you willing to FIFO from within Queensland?
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Riggers job – Mackay & Coalfields
Advertised by: CQ Field Mining Services – Mining – Engineering & Maintenance
Calling out to all experienced Riggers who are searching for work across the Bowen Basin – if you are up for the challenge we are searching for you. We have a number of opportunities available within our business working across various mining work fronts within challenging environments.
Successful candidates will have:
- High Risk Work Licence
- Working at Heights
- Confined Space / Gas Test Atmospheres
- Coal Board Medical
- Standard 11 Induction Training
Successful candidates will:
Have previous experience in similar working environments
Work well under pressure and be able to deliver results
Be a front runner in promoting Health and Safety
Why you want to work for us:
CQ Field Mining Services is part of the Field Mining Services Group, a major Australasian maintenance contractor and supplier of highly qualified trades to multinational clients in QLD.
We work with the best clients. We recruit the best people. We provide the best working environment.
We stand by our word, providing our people with a respectful and safe working environment which is paramount to what we do.
We have work available now
CQ Field Mining Services Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we value diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce. All employment will be based on merit, competence, performance and business needs.
We respectfully request no recruitment agency approaches.
Location: Mackay & Coalfields
Job Type: Casual/Vacation
Category: Mining, Resources & Energy
Classification: Mining – Engineering & Maintenance
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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