Dirt Whisperers


About this job

  • Market: Energy
  • Branch: Mining
  • Area of Expertise: Operations & Maintenance
  • Location: Queensland

What is required?

  • hours per week: 38
  • Education level: Other
  • Closing date: Saturday, 17 June 2023

About this role: Dirt Whisperers

Do you love the smell of diesel in the morning? Do you love getting your hands (and boots) dirty?! Of course you do!!! You're a dirt whisperer!!

We're on the lookout for top notch operators to join the team in the sunny paradise of WEIPA... where the skies are big and dirt is red!

  • $55 - $65/hr
  • 2/1 Roster
  • Dayshift only - no more nights WOO!
  • Paid flights from BNE, Tville & Cairns
  • Get paid for your travel time!
  • Completion bonus $$$
  • Experience the top end of Australia!
  • Not only are the machines well-oiled but so is the entire operation!

Are you ready to embark on a mining adventure like no other? Do you love working a project, rolling up your sleeves (metaphorically) and diving headfirst into a world where dirt is your best friend? If you're nodding your head...this is the job for you!

We're on the hunt for mining infrastructure operators who are machine masters and want to get the job done in the name of greatness. Join the crew and become just another one of our unsung hero of Weipa, helping to keep the wheels turning and cogs spinning!

Be the boss of big toys:

  • 637 & 623 scrapers
  • 30 - 50T diggers
  • D9 - D11 dozers
  • 14 & 16M graders
  • Moxy
  • Water cart (buk water ticket required)
  • Roller



Have you mastered the art of operating machinery? If you have, you'll have the below!!

  • You’ll have at least TWO YEARS in infrastructure mining
  • Current RII for the machines you operate (dated within the last 5 years)
  • You care about you and your mates being safe, and going home safe
  • You have a team focused attitude and love connecting with your crew


Let us DAZZLE YOU with the perks!!!

  • $55 - $65/hr
  • Camp and meals – DRY camp
  • 2:1 Dayshift only roster
  • Eligible for a completion bonus
  • Opportunity to work with top tier crew
  • Experience the top end of Australia!

Paid FIFO and travel time:

  • 6 hours each way for Bris Vegas
  • 5 hours each way for Cairns and Townsville

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Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Australasia and around the world. We specialise in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trades and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.
Operating in Australasia since 2001, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning over 40 countries, 100+ offices and 45 years of successful operation.
Brunel is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Sibel Dincer is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number:

Account manager

Sibel Dincer
Brunel Energy Australia Brisbane

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