Site Boilermaker Independent Mining Services Queensland, Australia

Site Boilermaker Independent Mining Services Mackay Queensland, Australia

Site Boilermaker Independent Mining Services

IMS currently have new and exciting job opportunities for Boilermakers. What’s good about this job is you’ll enjoy a lifestyle roster of Monday-Friday

You’ll need Extensive Electric Shovel , Drag-line ,Excavator and Rear dump truck experience to work this mine site in the Mackay and Coalfields region of the Bowen Basin area.

Good rates of pay are on offer the right candidates.

Successful applicants with the below current tickets or the ability to obtain these will be considered:

You’ll definitely need the right inductions to get a foot in the door.

  • Trade qualifications – essential
  • Experience working on Heavy Equipment on mine sites – essential
  • Drivers License – essential
  • Coal Board Medical – essential
  • Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training* Statement of Attainment – essential
  • Glencore Induction – preferred
  • BMA Induction – essential
  • Peabody Induction – preferred
  • Working at Heights – essential
  • Confined Space – optional but preferred
  • Forklift/EWP Black Coals or High Risk Licenses – optional but preferred
  • Lifting Operations or Doggers Qualifications – optional but preferred
  • Boom/Scissor Lift – optional but preferred

In return IMS offer:

  •  Meals and Accommodation Provided
  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Weekly pay
  • Dedicated Management Team
  • Work Uniforms
  • Overtime Shifts


Note: Please be sure to add all your qualifications, tickets, licenses and Inductions into your CoverCard.

If you’re interested in this role and you believe your skills,experience and competencies match the above criteria, please click “Apply button
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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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