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Various Mine Site Haul Truck Operators Required
- Competitive hourly rates + Super paid on all hrs worked
- 7/7 D/N Roster | 12.5hr shifts
- Flights, meals and accommodation provided
Client is one of the largest coal producers and exporters with several sites located across the Bowen Basin Region in Queensland. Currently available are several positions for experienced operators to work on a 7/7 FIFO roster.
Your new role
This position will see you working within a team and will require you to operate various heavy machinery in an open cut mining environment. These vacancies give you the opportunity to up-skill and further your knowledge and experience within the industry.
To be a suitable applicant for this position you will require the following:
- Current drivers license
- CAT 789+ dump truck ticket
- 12+ months on site mining experience
- Ability to work within a team
What you’ll get in return
This role offers you a position within the Bowen Basin Region operating on a 7/7 FIFO roster working 12.5 hr shifts. You will be paid super for all hours worked on site and all flights, meals and accommodation will be provided to you by the client.
If you feel you have the required skills and are searching to join a professional team, please apply online now with an up to date CV.
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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 Induction TrainingApply for Various Mining Heavy Machinery Haul Truck Operators Bowen Basin
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About the Bowen Basin
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 789
The Caterpillar 789 dump truck is typically used in open pit mining. The 789 has a capacity of 177 tonnes, and its engine can produce 1770 horsepower.
There are hundreds of CAT 789 dump trucks on various mine sites in Australia; working hard in open-cut coal mines as well as hauling raw iron ore dirt across the open, dusty mine sites of Western Australia.
Read more about the CAT 789 mining dump truck on our website.