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Mobile Plant Operator

Job description

7/7 Roster

Meals and camp accommodation provided

$47.68 per hour

About our Client

The Hail Creek open cut coal mine in the Bowen Basin Region of Central Queensland, that is located 120 kilometers from Mackay, supplies up to eight million tonnes of hard coking coal to steel mills in Asia and Europe each year.

Glencore Coal Australia is a leading mining company in Australia with an established record for developing and managing world standard open cut, as well as underground, coal mines. The Hail Creek Mine is an example of the company providing more than simply providing local employment opportunities and ensuring economic growth for the area as it also works to create positive outcomes for the wider Mackay Region.

About the Role

WorkPac are currently seeking experienced Dump Truck Operators to commence at one of our closest sites to Mackay. Successful candidates will have experience in Operating either Caterpillar Haul Trucks, Komatsu Haul Trucks or Terex MT 4400s in either Coal Mining or Prestrip.

Duties and Responsibilities

Operate a combination of Haul Trucks in a mining environment.

Work rotating life style roster at a mine site in the Bowen basin

Pre-start checks

Maintain equipment

Operate equipment safely

Follow company policies and procedures


Proven Haul Truck Experience

Current Drivers Licence

RIIs, or proven experience.

Current Coal Board Medical (or willing to obtain)

Production oriented with a focus on achieving results for both yourself and for the company

High levels of initiative and the ability to work well under pressure

Your key focus is safety with a high attention to detail to abide by site procedures.

A medical including drug and alcohol testing is required as part of the recruitment process.


Camp and meals provided

7/7 Roster, rotating days and nights

Ongoing opportunities.

BIBO or DIDO commute options

About WorkPac

WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, oil and gas and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding career opportunities. WorkPac have over 35 offices throughout Australia, this means you have the flexibility to work anywhere in Australia with us. Apply with us for ongoing access to a wide range of temporary and permanent jobs for all skill levels.

Apply Now

Click on the apply button or for more information please contact:

Reanna Corrigan - Recruitment Coordinator

Mackay Office - 4969 4709

Reference number: Q.INDJ2020144806

At WorkPac, we recognise we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and indigenous people.

Job title: Mobile Plant Operator
Contract type: Casual
Location: Mackay & Central QLD - Greater Mackay & Bowen Basin, Mackay & Central QLD
Industry: Mining - Production Mining, Oil & Gas
Job expiry: 2020-08-23
Reference: Q.INDJ2020144806