Mineworker (Fitter)

Location: Newlands Qld Posted Date: July 13, 2019
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Employer Job Id: BEDDE3BB Careermine Job Id: 1785907
  • Newlands Open Cut Operation
  • Newlands, QLD, Australia
  • Permanent position 7/7 roster


Newlands Open Cut Operation is a large open cut coal mine and CHPP producing both high quality coking coal and thermal coal for the export coal market. The mine is located in Queensland at the northern end of the Bowen Basin, 2 hour drive from Mackay and just under 3 hours from Airlie Beach.

We are looking for self-motivated individuals committed to developing a culture driven by safety, quality and continuous improvement. Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, you will be responsible for the safe and efficient maintenance of a range of mobile plant on site. As a Fitter, you are comfortable performing the full range of maintenance tasks to achieve availability and reliability targets in a dynamic and changing environment.

To be successful for the above position you must demonstrate your unswerving commitment to get the job done in a timely and safe manner, have a positive attitude and the ability to work proactively and effectively. You will be trade qualified, with a minimum of 5+ years' experience in open cut operations in the maintenance of draglines, excavators, dozers and RDT's.

The positions are permanent fulltime, working on a rotating dayshift/nightshift 7 on 7 off roster. Remuneration includes a competitive salary, roster allowance, 9.5% superannuation and a performance bonus paid annually. Whether your home is near or far, Newlands Open Cut has something for you. A small community and safe family environment with direct access to Bowen, Townsville, Mackay and the Whitsundays. Camp accommodation including meals or subsidised residential housing available to the successful applicant

As per company policy, internal applicants should discuss their interest in this position with their Manager prior to submitting an application

Applications Close: 29 July 2019