Plant Operator

Job Highlights:

  • Job Security - Ongoing opportunity with potential for a permanent position.

  • Market leading rates - $62.98 Flat Rate p/hr for Dump Truck and $66.24 Flat Rate p/hr for Multiskilled

  • Residential and FIFO/DIDO/BIBO options available. 7/7 day & night rotating roster!

In partnership with Thiess, WorkPac is now hiring multiple operators to onboard for an exciting opportunity across multiple sites. Take advantage of market leading remuneration, job security with long term employment with permanent positions available for candidates who demonstrate a strong work ethic and teamwork!

About Our Client:

With a strong commitment to safety, innovation and technology, Thiess is embarking on an exciting transition,a transition to a sustainable future. From new ways of working to plant and equipment innovations to technical advancements. Be a part of the dynamic field of open-cut and underground mining where they have the expertise and equipment to deliver total mining services in a professional setting.

What Will You Be Doing?

In this role you will become a part of one of the most thriving mine sites located in the Bowen Basin region as a Multiskilled/Dump Truck/Excavator Operator. You will be operating equipment such as Dump Trucks, Dozers, Loaders, Water Carts, Excavators within a coal mining setting as well as other associated equipment. You will be working a 7/7 Roster within a motivated and diverse crew.

Roles are available for Residential, FIFO/DIDO/BIBO Operators. FIFO/DIDO/BIBO applicants will have Camp Supplied.

What You Will Need:

  • Previous mining experience

  • Hold a current or be willing to obtain a Standard 11

  • Coal Board Medical within last 5 years and the ability to pass a Pre-Employment Medical Assessment prior to commencement

  • SSE signed skills list or RIIs, Current Drivers Licence & right to work in Australia


  • Market leading rates!

  • Camp and facilities provided for non-residential operators

  • Great culture and safety standards


WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, light industrial and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding permanent, contract, temporary and traineeship recruitment opportunities.

Apply Now!
Click onto the apply button or for more information contact:

Tellena Ferry: 0476 010 231

Please send your updated resume and signed skills list to:

Reference Number: 7226J202322378

Strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly & with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer & we encourage applications from women & Indigenous people.

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Job title: Plant Operator
Contract type: Casual
Location: Mackay & Central QLD - Greater Mackay & Bowen Basin, Mackay & Central QLD
Industry: Mining - Production Mining, Oil & Gas
Job expiry: 2023-01-30
Reference: 7226J202322378


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