Production Excavator Operator

Location:Aus - NSW Regional, Australia
Job Type:Full Time

About the role

Thiess has been awarded a 5 year contract to provide mining services at Mt Arthur Coal.

Thiess Mt Arthur South is situated in Picturesque Hunter Valley, located 10 minutes from Muswellbrook and 35 minutes from Singleton.

As our next Excavator Production Operators reporting to the OCE/Supervisor you will be highly motivated and work collaboratively towards delivering high-quality solutions and results.

In this role, you will:

You will be required to work on a rotating lifestyle roster 5/4 4/5 that includes 12 hour days, 10.5 hour nights and weekend work

  • Initiative and a flexible approach to work
  • Good communication skills with the willingness to be part of a high performance team
  • Commitment to the highest safety, community and environmental standards
  • Experience in operating large heavy plant
  • Ability to work to directions and be self motivated

About you

We are seeking Experienced Excavator Production Operators with open cut experience and refined operating skills in Excavators including Liebherr 996, 9800 and 9350 excavators. These opportunities are currently only available for suitable candidates with the above skills.

In return we offer

  • Great Hunter Valley Location – Home after every shift
  • Gym Membership, Discounted Health Insurance, Novated Leases
  • 5/4 4/5 lifestyle roster
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Competitive Remuneration

About us

We partner with our clients to deliver excellence in open cut and underground mining in Australia, Asia, Africa and the Americas. For more than 80 years, we’ve operated in diverse commodities, geologies, environments and cultures. Our team uses that insight to optimise solutions for each project and create lasting value for our clients and the communities we live and work in.

We recognise the value of an inclusive and diverse workplace through our vision of everyone matters always. We’re focused on creating an inclusive environment to allow our people to bring their best self to work because they feel safe, included and empowered.

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How to apply

This role is an opportunity to take the next step in your career. With our culture of recognition, development, and a stimulating and satisfying work environment, there is no better time to join Thiess.

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