Serviceperson - QCoal

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Permanent Full Time
Austraila - Bowen, QLD
Mining Maintenance
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Our QCoal Northern Hub Coal Project is situated 10km south of Collinsville in the Bowen Basin.

Thiess is seeking an experienced Serviceperson for a permanent employment opportunity working on our QCoal open-cut coal mining project. As our next Serviceperson, reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, you will work collaboratively towards delivering high-quality solutions and results.

In this role you will:

  • Service heavy earthmoving equipment
  • Conduct refueling operations
  • Assist fitters where required
  • Ensure good housekeeping standards are maintained at all times
  • General workshop duties


To be considered for these opportunities you are required to have:

  • Mechanical trade or equivalent (desirable)
  • Prior experience working as a serviceperson on a mine site
  • HR driver’s licence preferable
  • Demonstrated experience working in the mining and heavy earthmoving industry, or hydraulic excavator industry
  • A commitment to a positive safety culture
  • Be committed to our principles of Integrity, Accountability, Innovation & Delivery

Desirable Qualifications

  • Working at heights
  • EWP - High Risk
  • Forklift - High Risk
  • Confined space


  • Attendance Bonus - $450 paid fortnightly
  • Retention Payment from 1st July 2024, $10,000 paid in 52 weekly payments. Inclusive of super. 
  • 7 on 7 off rotating shift roster
  • 12-hour day & night shift
  • Permanent shirt from commencement – no labour hire
  • Camp accommodation inclusive of meals provided
  • BIBO from Townsville
  • Salary sacrifice flights available
  • Living out of camp allowance, if applicable
  • Thiess’ commitment to training & developing
  • Range of corporate discounts including health insurance (Medibank), travel & retail products


Thiess works with clients in Australia, Asia and the Americas in the dynamic field of open-cut and underground mining. 

The pioneering spirit of our founders – the legendary Thiess brothers – is our legacy, and inspires our vision to harness the power of people and technology to drive sustainable change. 

At Thiess, you will have the opportunity to play a part in the global energy transition. We are growing our commodities portfolio to include metals and minerals critical to the energy transition, and developing services to enable sustainable mining. 

We’re creating a culture of curiosity, knowledge-sharing, and continuous learning – supporting our people to contribute to Thiess’ success and continued growth in sustainable mining. 

We’ll support you to hone your skills and develop new ones, take on challenges and grow, through mentorship, collaboration and empowerment. We offer our people ongoing technical training and development opportunities so they can reach their full potential. We also invest in the workforce of the future, with a range of programs for people starting their careers. 

We recognise the value of an inclusive and diverse workplace through our vision of everyone matters always. We’re focused on creating an inclusive environment to enable our people to bring their best self to work because they feel safe, included and empowered. 

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This role is an opportunity to take the next step in your career. With our culture of recognition, development, and a stimulating and satisfying work environment, there is no better time to join Thiess.

Thiess follows a Pre-Employment Process for all successful applicants, which includes two employment references, a National Police Check and a medical assessment. These checks are essential to your application, and your recruiter will support you through the process.

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