Specialist Mining Environment Officer Coalfields Bowen Basin - iMINCO

WorkPac are currently seeking an experienced Mining Environment Specialist for Immediate Start within Bowen Basin

WorkPac - Technical Professional

Specialist Mining Environment Officer

This position will hold a Monday to Friday Roster with camp available if required. Competitive Hourly Rates available dependent on skills and experience.

Within this role you will complete execution of activities that the Environment sub-function is accountable for (eg monitoring, management,  implementation and review of Plans; and verification and reporting) as well as partner with operations to support their accountability for environment performance, utilize the 1SAP

Work Management process, as determined by the Work Management Group Level Document (GLD), support the deployment of improvement initiatives defined by the Environment Analysis and Improvement sub-function and  environmental support to deliver legal/GLD provide compliance, manage impacts and enable growth.

Specialist Mining Environment Officer Coalfields <strong>Bowen Basin</strong>-iMINCO.net Mining Information

Skills and Experience:


  • Tertiary Degree in Environment Science, Environmental Management, Ecology, Natural
  • Working knowledge of information systems and Microsoft Office suite.
  • Minimum of 3 years environmental management experience in a similar industry.
  • Current Coal Board Medical – Section 4
  • Current Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training*
  • Posses a current C class drivers license.

Role competencies and attributes:

  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work in high pressure and competing priority and ambiguous environments for sustained periods
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to influence others

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.

Through myrewards platform, they offer benefits from retail rewards through to financial, health cover, insurance, superannuation services and more

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This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic mining operation that recognizes achievement and offers genuine career opportunities. Don’t forget you will need the appropriate mine site qualifications such as Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training*

If this sounds like you and your skills meet all of the above criteria including education and qualifications then we want to hear from you.

Apply for Specialist Mining Environment Officer Coalfields Bowen Basin

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.

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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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