Peabody Energy

Truck Operators

Peabody Energy

Mackay, Queensland, Australia

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Job Posted: 25/09/2018

Job Category:

Mining, Energy & Resources / Mining Truck Driver

Job description:
  • PPE and Camp Accommodation included
  • Multiple Opportunities
  • Permanent Positions
About the company:
Peabody is the leading global pure-play coal company, serving power and steel customers in more than 25 countries on six continents. The company offers significant scale, high-quality assets, and diversity in geography and products Peabody is guided by seven core values: safety, customer focus, leadership, people, excellence, integrity and sustainability
We offer an inclusive work environment and engage, recognise and develop our employees.
About the role: 
We are currently seeking Production Operators at our Coppabella Mine.  Our Coppabella Moorvale mine complex consists of two open-cut mine operations located approximately 140 kilometers southwest of Mackay that produce premium low-volatile pulverised coal (LV-PCI) for export markets.
Reporting to the Production Supervisor, you will be an effective team player; have strong safety and risk management focus; and have strong communication skills.  
The lifestyle:
This position is offered on a 7/7 Day / Night rotating roster and can allow for a residential, DIDO or FIFO lifestyle.
About you:
Successful candidates for this role will have a mining competency with a proven track record in safety and production for Electrical and Mechanical Trucks (preferably Komatsu 830E and CAT793/CAT785). They will also have;
  • Strong commitment to safety as a way of life
  • Ability to meet and exceed set targets
  • Open cut coal mining or heavy industry experience
  • An effective team player
The Process:
Please submit your application by 3PM Wednesday, 10th October.  Candidates will be shortlisted based on the mining competencies clearly outlined in their resume.  Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend a Recruitment Assessment Centre which will be held in South Brisbane on 16th October 2018.

At Peabody, we:
  • Commit to safety and health as a way of life
  • Foster a culture of inspiration, innovation, collaboration and execution
  • Are committed to developing an inclusive and diverse workplace
  • Offer a reward and recognition program
  • Provide professional and technical development opportunities  
  • Support employees to achieve professional accreditation

Our mission is to create superior value for shareholders as the leading global supplier of coal, which enables economic prosperity and a better quality of life.
Apply to Peabody today and grow your career with us.
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Please apply directly as submissions from recruitment agencies will not be considered without prior approval. All applications will be treated as highly confidential and will not be disclosed beyond HR and the hiring manager.