Single & Multi Skilled Mining Operators
ANGLO AMERICAN’s METALLURGICAL COAL BUSINESS, MOURA, QLD
The company exists to make a real difference for everyone whose lives they touch. They mine the materials that make modern life possible, in ways that are safer, smarter and more responsible. Anglo American has operated in Australia since 2000 and portfolio includes thermal and metallurgical coal across five mines, both open-cut and underground.
There people are at the heart of the business. It is there people who use the latest technologies to find new resources, plan and build their mines and who mine, process and move and market their products to the customers around the world. They strive to create an inclusive environment for all employees. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait
Islanders are encouraged to apply for all vacant positions. Single & Multi Skilled Mining Operators – Dawson Mine They are currently seeking experienced Operators to assist in the prestrip and mining production teams at Dawson Open Cut Coal Mine. There is currently a mix of permanent and fixed term full time roles available, working on a 5/4/4/5 Lifestyle roster.
To be successful in this role you will ensure compliance with all Anglo American safety and operating systems and a commitment to working together as part of a team to achieve business objectives.
You will need to possess relevant experience in large open cut mining operations, specifically the operation of heavy field or mobile mining equipment. You will be required to provide proof of your operating experience.
Experience operating the below machinery will be highly regarded for this position:
- CAT CAT 793 ...Learn about CAT 793's
/CAT 797 ...Learn about CAT 797's
The 797 is one of the biggest dump trucks on a mine site with a ladder stairway leads the operator straight into the cockpit, essentially, you are working at heights when beginning your pre-start checklist.
These machines really are the work horse of the mining sector, hauling load after load, day in day out – often working round the clock in shifts to get the most out of every day. These monster mining trucks are ultra class, with a tough two-axle design and powerful tourque engine which is perfect for the different types of mine sites in Australia.
These machines are expensive to build and operate, so mining companies are always on the lookout for good operators who understand the need to treat these vehicles with the respect they deserve. Coming in at around 7 million each, with tyres costing anywhere from $45,000 per piece, these machine need to be taken care of.
The 797F, can transport about 400 tons making it one of the largest haul truck payload capacities in the world.
With a top speed of 67.6 km/h, given the size and weight of the 797, it can really move; and it has the grunt and power to tackle most inclines and difficult driving conditions. In some of the highest mines in the world, the CAT 797 has been flow up to the mine in pieces and assembled on site.rear dump truck
- Komatsu 730E/830E/930E Electric rear dump truck
- CAT D10, D11 Dozers
- P & H 4100 Electric Rope Shovel
You will display excellent interpersonal and communication skills along with being a team player in safely achieving targets.
In return for your commitment, they offer very competitive salary and training and career development opportunities. Subsidized camp accommodation is available with this role.
To apply online, please click on the following link and quote the relevant reference number:
Ref No. 723374 www.angloamerican.com.au
Please note, screening and interviews may take place prior to closing date – applications may also close before this date.
Anglo American’s Metallurgical Coal Business does not accept applications from Recruitment Agencies
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