Operator - Entry Level

Mining Operator - Entry Level

Job Highlights:

  • No mining experience required - your golden ticket into mining!

  • Work a Monday - Friday Roster, 10.5 hour shifts

  • Exceptional earning potential with penalty rates and additional hourly allowances

About our Client

Whitehaven Coal is Australia's largest independent coal producer and the leading coal producer in Northwest New South Wales.

About the role:

Are you a motivated individual seeking to start your career in Mining? WorkPac are currently recruiting new to industry operators at an open cut coal mine site near Boggabri. Previous operating experience (farming, civil, and quarry)

What you will need:

  • Previous experience operating mobile plant in a civil, farming, quarry or construction environment (Loaders, Dozers, Moxys, Skid Steer, Tractors etc)

  • Full C Class Licence and can confidently drive manual

  • Residential address located within 1hrs drive to Boggabri

  • Ability to undertake an Order 43 Medical and Drug and Alcohol screening.

  • CMI check (or willing to obtain)

What you will be doing:

Learn how to safely operate Dump Trucks in a coal mining environment

Working both Day and Night shifts on a Monday - Friday roster

Meeting KPIs within the coal production environment


  • Hourly rate of $35.91per hour base rate + penalties

  • Additional night shift allowance of $5 per hour

  • Additional hourly allowances accrued after your first 3 months:

  • Allowance 1: $5 per hour paid weekly

  • Allowance 2: $5 per hour paid quarterly

  • 10.5 hour shifts???

  • Monday - Friday roster

  • Superannuation paid on all rostered hours

About WorkPac:

WorkPac is Australia???s largest privately owned workforce services business with over 1.3 million registered candidates. We offer tailored solutions in recruitment, skills and career development across Mining, Construction, Healthcare and more. Our consistent promise to both candidates and clients is that choosing WorkPac is always a ???Good Move.???

Click on the Apply Button or for more information please contact:

Recruiter Name: Tiffany Adams

Position: Recruitment Coordinator

Office location: Gunnedah

Phone: 02 6741 8786

Reference: 7220J20247274

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: Operator - Entry Level
Contract type: Casual
Location: Australia, Regional NSW - Tamworth & North West NSW, Regional New South Wales
Industry: Mining: Open Cut Mining, Oil & Gas
Job expiry: 2024-08-08
Reference: 7220J20247274