Operators (DIDO)


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About this job

  • Market: Energy
  • Branche: Mining
  • Area of expertise: Operations & Maintenance
  • Location: New South Wales

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 35
  • Education level: Other
  • Closing date: Sunday, August 28, 2022

About this role: Operators (DIDO)

Worried about the future of your coal mining job? Looking for a long-term mine site with secure jobs? Overburdened and ready for your next challenge? Try this Boggabri located mine.

What’s in the Goodie Bag?

  • $5000 retention bonus paid every 6 months
  • $50.50/hr - $54/hr depending on skills
  • $4/hr worked allowance paid weekly
  • Overtime rate $62.51/hr - $65.70/hr depending on skills
  • $1,700 paid every quarter - earned at $3 per hour worked
  • Paid camp and meals

What’s the Job – Look NO further!This Boggabri owner operated long-life mine (past 2030) is looking for YOU to fill machine seats to produce coal.As an experienced operator you know what you’ll be doing each shift. The gear on-site includes:

  • Cat 789s and Hitachi Electric trucks
  • CAT D10s & D11s + Komatsu 475 dozers
  • CAT 16M & 24M graders

You’ll either be an experienced Haul Truck Operator or a Multi-Skilled Operator

What you need to bring:

To get the job you’ll need

To have worked in mining production (coal or hard rock) for at least a year since being passed out and have all the standard stuff for a mining job

  • Good at working both coal and overburden
  • Got your Order 43? If not, we’ll help you get it
  • Have your skills list or transcripts for the gear you operate (essential)
  • A driver’s licence and a way to get to site
  • You love being part of the team and following the rules
  • You care about your mates and going home safe

PS – if you’re a highly experienced civil operator we might be able to get you a job too!


It might be COLD but the offer is HOT!!!

  • $50.50 - $54 / hour on rostered shifts + bonuses
  • $4/hr worked allowance paid weekly
  • $5000 bonus paid 6 monthly
  • You could make between $135k-$145k gross + super per year
  • Make it a 14on/6off- 4on/4off roster option by working up to 4 OT shifts
  • OT shift worth up to $900!
  • A great job with stability, with a great team of operators
  • Somewhere to sleep and grub provided, camp in town
  • Permanent roles once you’ve done the time
  • We've got you back with support 24/7
  • No Vax site
  • 6on/4off – 4on/6off – 4on/4off pattern – 2 weekends off in a row
  • It’s DIDO

Anything Else?

Anything Else?

Start applying immediately

Sending an application is quick and easy. Just make sure you have the required documents ready to go.

  • 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