Underground Mine Assistant Mount Isa QLD - iMINCO Mining

AWX is seeking residential-based employees for roles at one of Glencore's world class zinc mining operations

Underground Mine Assistant

Underground Mine Assistant Mount Isa QLD

Underground Mine Assistant Mount Isa QLD

Glencore’s Mount Isa Mines Zinc Assets in partnership.The mine is one of the largest zinc mines in the world, providing jobs for more than 1,200 people.These opportunities are for candidates looking to further their careers in mining. Locally-based candidates are preferred and will be considered for secured employment contracts, which includes paid Annual leave and Sick Leave entitlements.Additionally, generous relocation incentives will be offered to successful candidates who move to Mount Isa. AWX is Australia’s largest leading labour hire company offering highly flexible short and long term workforce management solutions to businesses.

Underground Mine Assistant Mount Isa QLD

Job tasks and responsibilities

AWX currently have vacancies available for Mine Assistants. These roles would be based in Mount Isa on a 7 days on, 7 days off roster. This is a diverse role which would have you responsible for carrying out tasks directed to you by your supervisor.

These may include:

  • Service work
  • Charge ups
  • Assisting maintenance with any issues
  • Maintaining plant & equipment
  • Transporting materials
  • General underground labouring duties

Underground Mine Assistant Mount Isa QLD

To be successful for this role you will need:

  • Valid C Class Manual Drivers License
  • Ability to pass low risk JTE & Medical
  • ASIO police check
  • Strong commitment to workplace safety & culture of continuous improvement
  • Great work ethic
  • Work effectively within a team environment
  • The understanding of underground operations
  • Experience in the same or similar position is essential
  • Underground experience is essential

If you think you would be suitable for this role please contact on any of the below!

  • Mount Isa
  • Phone: 07 4743 0033
  • Email: mining@awx.com.au

Phone: 07 4417 7300
Email: Townsville@awx.com.au

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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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