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Skilled Experienced Excavator Operator Mine site <strong>Bowen Basin</strong>

Excavator Operator Mine Project Bowen Basin

Skilled Experienced Excavator Operator Mine site Bowen Basin

The client is Australia’s 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 Excavator Operators who will contribute to the successful operations of a mine site located within the Bowen Basin.

Skilled Experienced Excavator Operator Mine site <strong>Bowen Basin</strong>

Duties and Responsibilities 

•    Safe operation of Excavators
•    Pre-Starts on machinery


  • RII – Excavator (Experienced in RH340/RH170, Hitachi 5600/3600, CAT 6060/6040)
  • Coal Board Medical
  • Standard 11 Induction Training or equivalent
  • Drivers License


  • Competitive Pay rates
  • Super paid on all hours
  • BIBO – Rockhampton & Mackay
  • 7/7 Rotating Rosters
  • Site Inductions Provided at no cost to you

About WorkPac

WorkPac is Australia’s leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, oil and gas and healthcare sectors. They are proud to partner with some of the country’s leading companies to deliver rewarding career opportunities. WorkPac have over 35 offices throughout Australia, this means you have the flexibility to work anywhere in Australia. Apply  for ongoing access to a wide range of temporary and permanent jobs for all skill levels.

Skilled Experienced Excavator Operator Mine site <strong>Bowen Basin</strong>

How To Apply

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For more information – Please call Felicia John – Recruitment Coordinator  07 4969 4705 for more details.
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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.

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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