Underground Mining Operators – FIFO QLD
- Ongoing opportunities
- Immediate Start
- Meals and Accommodation supplied
About the Role
They are currently seeking Experienced UNDERGROUND OPERATORS for work with a well known Mining Company to FIFO from either Townsville or Cairns. Ongoing opportunities exist for skilled and experienced UNDERGROUND OPERATORS who will contribute to the successful operations of this mine site.
To be successful in these roles you will have the following:
- Minimum 2 years exp as an Underground Operator within underground mining Operations
- Machinery competencies
- Current Driver’s License
- Must be able to work within a diverse and challenging environment
Candidate please note that the on-boarding process for these roles will be structured and will be required to undertake skills testing, interview, pre-employment medicals and drug and alcohol testing. If you are not willing to undertake or complete these, you will not be considered for these roles. Please note that only the successful candidates progressing to the next stage will be contacted.
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At WorkPac, they recognize we are strengthened by diversity. They are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. They are an Equal Opportunity employer and have encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.
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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.
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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.