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Mobile Plant Operator

Job Highlights

  • Market leading rates! $61.46 per hour casual

  • Residential and DIDO roles available Lifestyle Roster

  • Local & DIDO allowances! $75 per worked shift

In partnership with Batchfire mine at Callide, WorkPac is now hiring multiple Dump Truck Operators to join the WorkPac family. Take advantage of market leading remuneration, job security with permanent employment and become a part of the thriving Biloela community.?

About Our Client

Batchfire Resources is the owner of Callide Mine in Central Queensland, an open-cut coal operation located 120km southwest of Gladstone and 20km northeast of the thriving regional township of Biloela.?

A long-standing operation, Callide Mine is an open-cut coal mine producing 11mtpa of thermal coal for domestic power generation, alumina refining, and export markets. The operation has extensive recoverable coal reserves and long-term supply contracts in place, ensuring a long-term future.

What Will You Be Doing?

In this role you will become a part of a busy mine & productive mine as a Dump Truck Operator. You will be operating CAT 789, EH4500, Hitachi 5000 and Komatsu 930E Dump Trucks within a coal mining setting. You will be working a 5/4 Lifestyle roster. Roles are available for Residential and DIDO candidates. DIDO roles will have Camp & meals supplied.

What You Will Need

  • Previous mining experience operating dump trucks with a minimum skill of CAT 789 or Komatsu 730.

  • You will need to have obtained a Standard 11 & Coal Board Medical within last 2 years or be willing to attain this.

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


  • This exciting opportunity is not to be missed, if you have been thinking about making a move now is the time.

  • Market leading rates! $61.46 per hour

  • Exciting opportunity to secure Casual or Permanent roles with WorkPac on commencement

  • Locality Allowance of $75 per shift for local and DIDO candidates

  • Camp and facilities provided for non-residential operators

  • Great culture and safety standards


WorkPac is Australias 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. leading companies to deliver rewarding permanent, contract, temporary and traineeship recruitment opportunities. We are recruiting for several Operator roles which will see you commence work with us at Batchfire Callide Mine.


Krys McKinley

QLD Mining

Job Reference Number: 7396J202343342

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: Australia, South East QLD
Industry: Demolition, Excavation Construction and Architecture
Job expiry: 2024-04-29
Reference: 7396J202343342