Experienced Coal Lab Technician

Location: Mackay & Bowen Basin Qld Posted Date: September 11, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 2280405 Careermine Job Id: 1801392
Laboratory Technician required for an Immediate Start in the Bowen Basin. Lifestyle Roster. APPLY NOW!

Your new company
Our client is Australia's largest coal producer and exporter with several mine sites located across the Bowen Basin in Queensland. This client currently has an opportunity available for an experienced mine site laboratory technician.

Your new role
This role will see you reporting to the Processing Supervisor, and you will be engaged in ensuring the integrity of the onsite coal sampling and analysis in the Wash Plant. Your duties will include, but not limited to:
Laboratory sample collection (ash, moisture, magnetics & sizing)
  • Managing stock levels and general inventory
  • Use of a mine site light vehicle on site
  • Reporting / analysing results
  • General housekeeping of the laboratory work space


What you'll need to succeed
To be considered for this position, you will have a previous background of coal sampling, sample preparation and analysis to be able to succeed in this exciting opportunity.

A successful applicant will also hold:
  • 3 + years Coal Mining Experience (MANDATORY)
  • Coal Board Medical (or willing to obtain)
  • Standard 11 Statement of Attainment (or willing to obtain)
  • Valid Driver’s Licence
  • Be within a safe driving distance of the Bowen Basin region


What you'll get in return
This vacancy offers you an immediate start within the Moranbah region, working on a lifestyle roster (5 on, 4 off, 4 on, 5 off) with your camp accommodation and meals supplied by the client. This exciting opportunity will also give you the chance to further your skills in the Resources & Mining Industry.

You will be paid super for all hours worked on site and there is also an opportunity to receive a Temp Worker Recognition Bonus after 6 months of continuous work.