Underground Heavy Vehicle Fitter – Blackrock Project
PYBAR Mining is going from strength to strength; your career with us will see you do the same technically, operationally and personally. Your development is critical; we ensure you are set up for success from day one
With Queensland operations continuing to grow, they have a number of opportunities for experienced underground fitters to join Blackrock project team. The successful applicant will be employed on a full-time basis working a 14/14 rotating roster with meals & accommodation supplied.
While applicants residing in Mount Isa will be given preference, FIFO Brisbane, Townsville and Cairns is available for the right applicant.
Candidates must have the following:
- Be a trade qualified heavy vehicle fitter (Essential)
- Have demonstrated experienced working on underground mining equipment (Essential)
- Hold a current and valid driver’s license
- Be able to pass a pre-employment medical
- Hold or be willing to supply a current National Police Clearance & ASIO Clearance.
What they can offer
- 14/14 Roster
- Full-time employment
- Immediate start available
- Attractive hourly rate
- FIFO Briabane, Townsville & Cairns, or Residential Mt Isa
- Employment with a leading underground mining contractor.
If you feel you have the required skills and are looking to join a professional team, please apply online now with an up to date CV.
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How to Apply
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 Experienced Underground Heavy Vehicle Fitter – Blackrock Project
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.