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Shutdown Jobs Bowen Basin
CQFMS are searching to recruit qualified Shutdown Personnel (Boilermakers, Fitters, Riggers and Trade Assistants) for several shutdowns throughout the Bowen Basin.
Work with the best:
- Get the hourly rate you want
- Get the hours you want
- And the opportunities you need
- Flexible work arrangements
- Discounted private health
- Financial benefits
- Gifts for referring your mates…and more.
Successful candidates ideally will have:
- Current High Risk Work Licence (desirable)
- Current Coal Board Medical
- Working at Heights
- Confined Space
- Standard 11 Induction Training / BMA Core Induction
About the Company:
CQFMS is part of the Field Mining Services Group, a major Australasian maintenance contractor and supplier of highly qualified trades to multinational clients within the Bowen Basin. They work with the best clients, recruit the best people, provide the best working environment. They are searching for people who are motivated to join an awesome team.
About the Bowen Basin mining region, Queensland.
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 a total area of over 60,000 square kilometres and is located in Central Queensland; running from Collinsville to Theodore. The entire region is home to 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