If you're thinking of applying for this job, make sure your resume is up-to-date and includes at least some of the keywords contained within the advert.Click Here to download our Expert Mining Resume Guide and create the best version of your mining resume.This is a Bowen Basin job located in the Mackay & Coalfields area. Do you live close to this location, or are you willing to FIFO from within Queensland?
You need a Standard 11 Mining Induction to be eligible for this job. If you don't have one and are not sure what this is, click the Standard 11 Mining Induction link further down the page.
Safety is a high priority in this industry. This job requires you to have a heightened sense of awareness and also appreciate the importance of safety in the workplace.
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Tyre Fitters, Auto Electricians, Diesel & Field Fitters
Bowen Basin location – coal mine jobs QLD
Downunder Minesite Maintenance is a national provider of quality trades people to Australia’s major mining companies and mining machinery manufacturers.
They operate Australia-wide and not just in Queensland, so if you are searching for work in other states, see their other jobs on their website.
Downunder Minesite Maintenance are searching to hire Tyre Fitters Auto Electricians, Diesel and on-site fitters to fill positions in the Queensland Bowen Basin. They are advertising for high quality mining-focused trades people to work with one of their major mining clients.
To be successful in this job application and be offered a position, you will have a high focus on safety, with experience exceptional skills fault finding and fixing a variety of earth moving and mining equipment.
Black Coal Mine experience is absolutely essential.
You’ll need a Standard 11 Induction Training of course and although the job did not specify it, we imagine a current coal board medical would also be required.
Downunder Minesite Maintenance is proudly an EEO Employer.
As such, they highly encourage female and diverse culture applicants to apply.
Please note; you will be applying for this job via the SEEK.com.au website.
This is not the website of Downunder Minesite Maintenance.
This is the official website : http://www.downundermm.com.au/.
We suggest you make yourself familiar with the employer and learn as much about the company as you can before sending in your application. This will greatly increase your job opportunities.
You can always call their Queensland office on 07 4998 5939 and ask for further details about this position.
About the Bowen Basin mining region, Queensland.
The Queensland 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 a total area of over 60,000 square kilometres and is located in Central Queensland; running from Collinsville to Theodore. The entire region is home to many coal mines operated by multiple mining companies.
Here's a list of mining companies with operations in the Bowen Basin.
- Peabody Energy Australia Pty Ltd
- New Hope Corporation Limited
- QCoal Pty Ltd
- Hail Creek Holdings Pty Ltd
- Mt Rawdon Operations Pty Ltd
- Glencore Coal Queensland Pty Limited
- Fitzroy Queensland Resources Limited
- Conquest Mining Limited
- Ravenswood Gold Pty Ltd
- BHP Coal Pty Ltd/li>
- Baralaba Coal Company Pty Ltd
- Anglo American Metallurgical Coal Pty Ltd
- Santos Limited (JV with Santos Limited, Petronas Total and Kogas)
- TEC Coal Pty Ltd
- TerraCom Australia
- Coronado Curragh Pty Ltd
- Yarrabee Coal Company Pty Ltd
For a more detailed view of the above list, here's the link to Queensland State Development mines list