Mining Operator

Mining Operator

Whitehaven Coal | boggabri, NSW, AU

Posted 14 days ago

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About The Role

Our current operating assets include three open cut and one underground mine all located in the Gunnedah Basin. We are the largest coal mining operator in this region and extending our assets locally and into Queensland. We know that one of our greatest assets is our people. That’s why we’re committed to attracting, motivating and retaining the very best.
Our Open Cut operations at Tarrawonga Mine are seeking safe and efficient production operators to join the team on a permanent basis.

What You’ll Do

  • Operate our fleet of Ultra Class Mining Machinery – Trucks, Dozers, Diggers
  • Meet production and budgetary targets
  • Demonstrate visible safe working practises and application of JSA’s
  • What You’ll Bring

  • A commitment to safety, maintain a high work output level and contribute to a collaborative organisational culture.
  • Production mining experience with statements of competency/VOC’s for equipment
  • Live local to the Gunnedah area or willing to relocate (financial assistance provided)
  • Ability to work Days and Nights on a 5:2 roster
  • Current Drivers Licence
  • Why Whitehaven Coal?
    We offer diverse opportunities in the thriving Gunnedah region and beyond where you can aim high and grow your career. We value our teams, and provide industry-leading benefits, such as:

  • Full time permanent role with career advancement opportunities
  • Attractive wages and bonus structure – including $3k retention bonus paid every 3 months!
  • Relocation packages provided or temporary accommodation for 3 months
  • 5 weeks annual leave & weeks maternity leave
  • Salary packaging and novated leasing
  • Referral scheme – refer a friend and receive $3k!
  • $1k Company shares allocation + retail discounts
  • Whitehaven Coal is committed to increasing the representation of women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in the workplace. We are striving for an inclusive workplace that brings people from diverse backgrounds and welcomes applicants of diversity of gender, culture and experience.
    To be considered for this position you must have the right to work in AustraliaWhitehaven Coal is an endorsed Circle Back Initiative Employer. 
    Reward. Opportunity. Recognition.