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WorkPac are currently looking for Skilled Mining Operators for a 5 month contract on an Open Cut Coal Mine near, Biloela.

This is a drive-in drive out (DIDO) role, situated 1 hour 30 minutes from Gladstone.

Reporting to the production superintendent, WorkPac are ideally looking for Operators who have operated:

  • Dump Truck: CAT 789, Hitachi EH4500, EH500, Komatsu 930 Haul Truck.

  • Water Truck: 777

  • Dozer: CAT D10, D11

  • Grader: 24M & 16M

  • Excavator: Hitachi 3600, 5500, 5600, Komatsu PC5500, 7000, Liebherr 996


  • Minimum CAT 777 OR KOMATSU 730E Dump Truck Skill

  • Minimum 6 months experience, preferable mining, may consider strong civil/quarry experience

  • Site SSE/Delegate Signed Skills List, Unsigned with Supporting RII or Log Book Supported by RII

  • Current Drivers Licence

  • Current Coal Board Medical or willing to obtain.

  • Current Standard 11 or willing to obtain.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work Lifestyle roster (4/5, 5/4, 5/5) including PJ Day.

  • DIDO Role

  • 12.5 Hour Shifts (6:30 ??? 7:00)

  • 5 month contract


  • Retention Incentive Payments

  • Accommodation Provided

  • Local Town Mine

  • Retention Incentive Payments

  • Immediate Start

  • Super Paid on all hours

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. Register or apply with us for ongoing access to a wide range of temporary and permanent jobs for all skill levels.

Why Work for WorkPac:

Looking after our employees is important to us. Our WorkPlus Employee Benefits program offers benefits across health, private insurance, financial services, travel and more. We have a team of dedicated recruiters, most of which have in field knowledge of the industry, who make continuous contact to ensure you are happy with not only WorkPac's service but our clients. We are committed to ensuring you are happy and safe, you are our most valuable asset!

WorkPac have over 45 offices throughout Australia, this means you have the flexibility to work anywhere in Australia with us. As WorkPac has such a large footprint, we know our local areas and are always helping our local community.

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For more information please contact

Krys McKinley - Recruitment Coordinator

WorkPac Biloela

Phone - 07 4800 3700

Email -

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: Operators
Contract type: Casual
Location: Mackay & Central QLD - Rockhampton & Capricorn Coast, Mackay & Central QLD
Industry: Mining - Production Mining, Oil and Gas
Job expiry: 2021-08-11
Reference: 7396J202123624