All Round Operator Mobile Plant Pilbara Based Mine Sites - iMINCO

Mobile plant operators Casual to work at one of their Pilbara based Mine Sites

All Round Operator Mobile Plant Pilbara Based Mine Sites

WorkPac is partnered with Rio Tinto are currently seeking the following Mobile plant operators to work at one of their Pilbara based mine sites. These positions are casual and ongoing.

The successful candidates will work an 8:6 roster FIFO from Perth or DIDO from Karratha.

Machinery that you will be required to operate, Production experience with this machinery is essential:

  • Excavator (Hitachi EX2500 & larger)
  • Loaders (Komatsu WA900 & WA1200) & (CAT 992, 993 & 994)


Caterpillar first introduced the 992 in 1968. This large wheel loader has been a global leader ever since, building a reputation as a face loader that’s both safe to operate, productive and durable. With the introduction of the K Series, we’ve enhanced the operator’s experience and the safety of those working on and around the machine. With both standard and high lift configurations, this machine will pass match with fleets of 775 and 777 trucks. If your operations revolve around the 992 as a loading tool, you’ll find everything that’s important to your business in the 992K; safety, productivity, cost control and comfort for your people.

Engine Model Cat® C32 ACERT™
Gross Power 676.0 kW


  • Graders (CAT 16H to 24M)
  • Dump Trucks (CAT 789 & 793)
  • Dozers (CAT D10 & D11)

D11T CD Overview:

Cat® large dozers are designed with durability built in, ensuring maximum availability through multiple life cycles. By optimizing performance and simplifying serviceability with our modular design, our machines move more material efficiently and safely at a lower cost per ton. These models include safety enhancements, improved operator comfort, and productivity increasing electronic features to keep your business strong for generations to come.

Selection Criteria include

  • Valid WA Drivers License
  • Ability to pass a comprehensive pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol screens
  • Demonstrated track record of working safely
  • Willingness to work night & day shifts
  • Provide two contactable referees

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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

Caterpillar Haul truck 793

The 793F has a load cpacityof 226.8 ton (US) and a top speed of 60 kilometres an hour. It's a turbocharged air-to-air aftercooled diesel engine that has enhanced power management capability for maximum hauling performance. The C175-16 is a 16-cylinder, four-stroke design that uses long, effective power strokes for optimum efficiency.

The 793F, is an autonomous-driven truck. Over 100 793F trucks are now operating via Command for hauling, the Cat autonomous truck operations system, which is a part of Cat MineStar™

Read more about the CAT 793 automomous mining dump truck on our website.

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.

Find out more about RII Competencies here

You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.

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