Multi Skilled Operators (FIFO)


About this job

  • Market: Energy
  • Industry: Mining
  • Area of expertise: Operations & Maintenance
  • Location: Queensland

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 35
  • Education level: Other
  • Closing date: Thursday, February 23, 2023

About this role: Multi Skilled Operators (FIFO)

Whats your New Years resolutions?

1. More time with the family and less time commuting? ... We tick that box with a 60 minute charter flight and a p/up from your front door.

2. Exercise more / lose some weight? ... We have a GYM and a POOL at camp.

3. Quit smoking? ... its a no-smoking site, lets go!

A change is as good as a holiday; apply now to have a chat about why this role is better than your current one, lets make 2023 an amazing year!

If you're an experienced Coal miner living around Brisbane, Sunshine Coast or the Gold Coast, you are in the right area for FREE pickup to the airport with our charter flights to site... hurry though, the plane is filling up quickly!

Thats right, no expense to get to and from work... at all! Stop doing the long-haul commute to the Bowen Basin and let us take care of the ALL the travel for you, no more fighting traffic to park at the overbooked airport!

Give me the details!

  • **NEW** 7/7 ROSTER
  • FREE FIFO from Brisbane and/or the Gold Coast to Narrabri
  • FREE shuttle from your front door to the airport (and back)
  • Straight from site to home after your last shift
  • 60 minute flight, short bus ride to camp

Perm Shirt – for the right people when you've done the time!

Covid Safe Site with NO VAX Mandate!

The Nitty Gritty:

We’re working with a major coal mine operator in Northern NSW with a 25 year mine life in the Gunnedah Basin. To get the coal out of the ground they have truckloads of long-term roles for:

  • Multiskilled Operators – Truck + Dozer + Grader (or loader)
  • Excavator Operators - experience on the big gear essential

We are happy to talk to experienced Haul Truck Operators as well, must have at least 2+ years on the trucks, both mechanical or 12 months on electric.

What you need to bring:

What's the job?

As an experienced operator you know what you need to do each shift, we're looking for safe operators who know what they're doing and have the transcripts to prove it!

Roster - 7 days/7 off, 7 nights/off - with 12.5 hours shifts

The gear on site is:

  • CAT 789s, EH3500, EH4000 & EH5000 Trucks
  • D10, D11, 475 Dozers
  • 16M & 24M Graders
  • 3600, 5600, 8000 Hitachi Excavators

What do you need to have?

  • You NEED to have transcripts/competencies that are valid in the last 5 years and signed by an SSE, no exceptions.
  • You NEED mining experience on the big gear!
  • You're ready for a long-term career
  • You care about working safely and ensuring your mates are safe too
  • You know the rules and how to follow them on a mine site
  • You need to live within 1.5hrs of the airports


What's in it for YOU?

Make 2023 the best year of your career with this new role!

  • FIFO Brisbane and/or Gold Coast airports and a shuttle from your door
  • Multi-Skilled Operators = $54/hr with bonuses below = up to $150k per year
  • Excavator Operators $59/hr with bonuses below = up to $162k per year
  • Bonus 1: $4/hr paid weekly - attendance bonus
  • Bonus 2: $3/hr paid quarterly in arrears - attendance bonus
  • Retention Bonus: $3,000 retention bonus paid each 3 months
  • No funny money... super is on TOP
  • A great job with stability and a great team of operators
  • Well-run Camp with pool and gym provided, close to site and the airport
  • Permanent roles once you’ve done the time
  • We've got you back with support 24/7 and a great sense of humour, obviously.

Anything Else?

Anything Else?

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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  • Job references (optional)
  • Motivation Letter (optional)
  • Resume
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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Rebecca Swillen is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use this number:

Account manager

Rebecca Swillen
Brunel Energy Australia Brisbane