Underground Dump Truck operators
- FIFO Townsville
- 2/1 Roster
- Immediate start
WorkPac is currently seeking an experienced Underground Truck operators for a 6 month contract at a remote QLD mine site.
Minimum 2 years experience operating Cat AD45-55 dump trucks in an underground mining environment is essential, experience operating Loaders and Tele Remote would be an advantage.
To apply, please ensure you meet the following criteria:
- Ability to pass a mining pre-employment medical
- Be available immediately
- Must be reliable and have a strong commitment to safety
Roster will be 2 weeks on, 1 week off, rotating day and night shift, 12 hour shift. Flights will be offered from Townsville only, applicants must reside within 150km of the Townsville airport. Meals and accommodation provided whilst on site.
Don’t wait, APPLY NOW or call the Mt Isa office on 07 4744 6922 for more information.
They utilize the skills of each group member to provide specialized solutions for there clients. Whether it be a large workforce deployment, national training program or planned maintenance services, the WorkPac Group provides superior outcomes for any project size.
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How to Apply
If you meet the above criteria please apply by clicking “APPLY NOW” and attach your current CV/ resume.
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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
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.
You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.