Multi-Skilled Mining Operator

Job Description

Hail Creek Mine is a large scale, long-life open cut operation located roughly 120 kilometres south-west of Mackay in the northern Bowen Basin mining region of central Queensland. With a mine life for 20+ years, production nearing 10 million tonnes per year and producing both coking and thermal coal products, Hail Creek is one of the premier coal mines in Australia. Hail Creek is a safe, dynamic and inclusive workplace that thrives on delivery and high performance. Hail Creek offers an attractive 7 on 7 off rotating roster, with accommodation provided at the on-site village boasting contemporary and comfortable facilities.

We are seeking expressions of interest from highly motivated Multiskilled Mining Operators to join our team driven by safety, quality and continuous improvement. As an experienced operator, you will be comfortable performing the full range of mining tasks to achieve production targets in a dynamic and changing environment. When it comes to operating heavy mobile equipment, you will be flexible in your daily approach and enjoy working with people who share a continuous improvement focus.

You will be an experienced operator with at least three competencies (trucks, dozers, graders, loaders, scrapers) who is a strong team player; someone that is energetic and thrives on collaborating to enhance the way you deliver value, whilst focusing on your personal and professional development. Having worked in an open cut mining operation, you will be a good human who demonstrates self-leadership, a positive attitude, and an unwavering commitment to working proactively and effectively.

These positions are permanent full time, working rotational day and night shifts on a 7/ 7 roster. We offer an attractive remuneration package including performance-based bonuses, modern on-site village accommodation and bus transport to and from Hail Creek to the Mackay region.

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Expressions of Interest close: 29 January 2023

All internal applicants should discuss their interest in this position with their Manager prior to submitting an application.