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Dump Truck Operator Coal Mining – L3
Skilled Dump Truck Operator Coal Mining mine site Bowen Basin
The client is Australia largest coal miner and exporter, the world’s largest supplier to the sea borne coking coal market and largest coal producer and supplier of metallurgical coal. The client has several mine sites across the Bowen Basin consisting primarily of open cut mines.
The client is committed to building a diverse workforce, appreciating all the different aspects of individual uniqueness, including thought and perspective, experience, age, disability, nationality, ethnicity, sexual orientation and gender. The safety of their people and the communities in which they operate always comes first. The client provides opportunities for interaction to improve their safety performance and believe having the right controls in place to effectively manage their risks that have safety impacts will lead to improved safety outcomes.
About the Role
Ongoing opportunities exist for skilled and experienced Dump Truck Operators who will contribute to the successful operations of a mine site located within the Bowen Basin.
Duties and Responsibilities
- Operate CAT 793/797 Trucks
- 2 years coal mining experience
- CAT 793/797 Truck competency
- Coal Board Medical
- Standard 11 Induction Training or equivalent
- Drivers License
- Competitive Pay rates
- Super paid on all hours
- BIBO ? Mackay & Rockhampton or DIDO
- 6/6 (3 days, 3 nights) Rotating Day/Night Roster
- Site Inductions Provided at no cost to you
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- Felicia John -Recruitment Coordinator
- Mackay Office – 07 4969 4705
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About the Bowen Basin
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.
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