Mining Operator

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Permanent Full Time
Australia - Moranbah, QLD
Mining Operations, Operator - All Round / Multi Skilled, Operator - Dump Truck, Operator - Production / Excavator
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About the Role

We are seeking experienced Mining Operators to join us at Pembroke Resource’s autonomous project in the Bowen Basin - the Olive Downs Complex.

The Olive Downs Complex is a greenfield project located 40 kilometres southeast of Moranbah. Pembroke Resources has awarded Thiess a five-year contract to deliver comprehensive mining operations, including mine planning, overburden removal, drill and blast, load and haul (Autonomous), water management, rehabilitation, and the construction of mine infrastructure.

Working on a 7 days on, 7 days off day/night roster and reporting to the Mining Supervisor, your duties will include:

  • Operating machinery efficiently, safely, and competently to ensure maximum output.
  • Complying with Thiess’ policies and procedures.
  • Operating, driving, and moving material as directed to prepare operating areas and roads.

About You

  • Proven experience operating in a mining environment with Dump Trucks, Dozers, Graders, Water Trucks, or Excavators.
  • SSE signed skills list.
  • Current Driver’s License.
  • Current Standard 11.
  • Experience with CAT MineStar technologies, including Command for Haulage, Fleet, and/or Terrain - advantageous.

What Thiess Can Do for You

  • Attractive remuneration on offer.
  • An even time roster of 7/7 with 12-hour day/night shifts to provide a balanced lifestyle.
  • Access to fully funded flights from Brisbane.
  • BIBO (Bus In Bus Out) from Mackay & Moranbah.
  • Commitment to ongoing training and development as part of delivering a modern autonomous mine.
  • Health and well-being rewards program through AIA Vitality.
  • Salary sacrifice options for flights and novated leasing.
  • Individual flexibility arrangements available (Live Local, BIBO, FIFO, or DIDO).
  • A range of corporate discounts including health insurance (Medibank), travel, and retail products.

About Us

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How to apply

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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