Underground Coal Mine Workers – FIFO QLD
Radco is an Underground Coal Drilling Company and a subsidiary of ASX listed Mitchell Services. Radco provides specialist drilling services to large coal mining clients in Queensland.
Mitchell Services (MSV) is a leading provider of drilling services to the global exploration, mining and energy industries. Due to continued growth, they are now seeking applications from suitably qualified Underground Coal Mine Workers that are looking for a career in the drilling industry and not just a job.
About the roles
These roles are FIFO from all major cities, the rosters are 7 days on / 7 days off (Dayshift / Nightshift), with accommodation and meals provided. These positions are IMMEDIATE START and offer stable roles at key client sites in the Bowen Basin Area working on well-maintained equipment, and the opportunity to join a great team with a fantastic culture.
You will be a career orientated team player with a good level of physical fitness and the ability to pass a pre-employment medical including a functional assessment drug & alcohol screening. You will have prior experience in an Underground Coal environment as a minimum.
Underground Coal Mine Workers Inherent requirements:
- Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training* (Current)
- Coal Board Medical
- Driver’s License
- A good level of physical fitness is an inherent requirement, and the ability to pass a functional assessment.
- The ability to pass a pre-employment medical including drug & alcohol screening
- Demonstrated experience in Underground Coal Mining
- Moranbah North and Grosvenor Coal Mine Inductions preferable
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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*Apply for Underground Coal Mine Drilling Workers FIFO Brisbane QLD
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.
Komatsu 830E Haul Truck
The Komatsu 830E is an ultra class dump truck used in Australian open pit mining operations an is designed and built in Peoria, Illinois by Komatsu America Corporation (parent company is the Japanese held company Komatsu Ltd.
The Komatsu 830E is a beast, with 231,000 kilogram capacity (255 short tons). Although this is a big truck, the 830E's load capacity is about 66% the capacity of the Liebherr T 282C and Caterpillar 797B.This is an electric truck and is being featured in many new mining operations as well established mines in WA and QLD.
The electric drive system is very different fromt the transmission/differential drive of traditional trucks. The diesel engine is connected to a GE traction alternator with high voltage cables transfering electricity to the two wheel motors at the rear of the truck.
Read more about the KOMATSU 830E mining dump truck on the Komatsu website
Standard 11 Mining Induction
The Standard 11 is a course that provides skill and knowledge required for working in surface coal mines under the QLD Mining Inspectorate Recognised Standard 11.
If your job means you must access a Queensland coal mine site - you'll need a Standard 11.
The Standard 11 covers essential safety training designed to keep you and other workers safe from injury and harm when working on site.
You can book your course online and we will find a training provider close to your location - we do all the work for you.