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Underground Mining Drillers Assistant Minerals QLD
Underground Drillers Assistants
Mitchell Services (MSV) is a leading provider of drilling services to the global exploration, mining and energy industries.
They Know Drilling
Due to continued growth within Queensland Minerals division, they are now seeking applications from suitably qualified Drillers Assistant who are based in Townsville, Cairns or Brisbane. These roles will be FIFO on a charter plane to a remote site on a 2 weeks on 1 week off roster,
This is a hands on and get dirty role. Typically mechanical trades or candidates with a high mechanical aptitude are well suited to these roles.
The Inherent requirements for this position are as follows.
- Certificate II in Drilling Operations is highly desirable
- A current open manual drivers license is a requirement
- A current Provide First Aid / CPR is a requirement
- A current suitable National Police Clearance is a requirement
- A good level of physical fitness is an inherent requirement
- The ability to pass a pre-employment medical including drug & alcohol screening and a functional medical exam
- The ability to work 12 hour days in extreme climates is a requirements
- The ability to work in small teams
Flights, Accommodation and meals are provided at site in this role
Please apply directly on seek or contact Harry Murray on 0428 988 808 to discuss the roles.
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Komatsu 830E Haul Truck
The Komatsu 830E is an ultra class dump truck used in Australian open pit mining operations an is designed and built in Peoria, Illinois by Komatsu America Corporation (parent company is the Japanese held company Komatsu Ltd.
The Komatsu 830E is a beast, with 231,000 kilogram capacity (255 short tons). Although this is a big truck, the 830E's load capacity is about 66% the capacity of the Liebherr T 282C and Caterpillar 797B.This is an electric truck and is being featured in many new mining operations as well established mines in WA and QLD.
The electric drive system is very different fromt the transmission/differential drive of traditional trucks. The diesel engine is connected to a GE traction alternator with high voltage cables transfering electricity to the two wheel motors at the rear of the truck.
Read more about the KOMATSU 830E mining dump truck on the Komatsu website