Specialized Civil Plant Operator - Weipa Far North Queensland

Specialized Civil Plant operators for their Tailings Dam project in Weipa

Civil Plant Operator - Weipa

Specialized Civil Plant operators for their Tailings Dam project in Weipa

Aworld leader in finding, mining and processing the earth’s mineral resources is currently looking for Specialized Civil Plant operators for their Tailings Dam project in Weipa.

CONDITIONS:

Duration: 5 month project, commencing mid-April 2017
Project: Tailings Dam / Wall Raise, specialised civil project
Roster: Monday – Saturday on a 2:1 Roster
Transport: FIFO from Cairns
Accommodation: Camp & Meals Supplied
Hours of Work: 10-12 hour days

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Prior Tailings Dam experience is highly regarded
  • Experience on one or all of the following equipment:
  • CAT 320, CAT 329, CAT 349 – Final Trim / GPS
  • D6, D7, D10 Dozer
  • CAT 815, 825 Compactor
  • Scrapers – CAT 623G/K – Experience with laser level scrapers highly advantageous
  • Graders – 140M All Wheel, 140M – GPS
  • Water Carts, Water Trucks
  • Must have detailed design, final trim or extensive civil tailings dam experience
  • Current Drivers Licence
  • Operating Tickets or Certificates
  • Proof of Right to work in Australia
  • Apply Risk Management Processes Certification – or willing to obtain
  • CPR – or willing to obtain [Valid for 1 year] – or willing to obtain
  • First Aid – or willing to obtain [Valid for 3 years] – or willing to obtain
  • Portable Fire Extinguisher Use Awareness Training – or willing to obtain [Valid 2 years] – or willing to obtain
  • Strong compliance to and knowledge of site safety rules and regulations. High safety regard is paramount for this role.

**Looking for motivated, highly skilled civil plant operators.

In return you will be provided with:

  • Accommodation and meals for the duration of the project
  • Flights: Flights to and from Cairns only.
  • An opportunity to grow your skills and work with a great team in one of the most beautiful, remote locations in Australia!

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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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