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Production Operator

Advertiser: Peabody Energy3.2 out of 53.2 overall rating (107 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
20 Sept 2019
Mackay & Coalfields
Work Type
Full Time
Mining, Resources & Energy, Mining - Operations

About the company:

Peabody was founded in 1883 and has grown to be the world’s leading pure-play coal company. We employ over 7,000 people and have 23 operations in the United States and Australia 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.

Peabody is a globally diverse company which offers an inclusive work environment to engage, recognise and develop employees. The company values the power of inclusion and diversity as a competitive advantage and is committed to increasing the number of diverse employees throughout its Australian operations. We welcome applications from all diversity groups to assist us in honouring our commitment.

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 strong communication skills.

The lifestyle:
This position is offered on a 7/7 day / night rotating roster on 12 hour shifts 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 any combination of Komatsu 830E, CAT785/CAT789/CAT793, Liebherr T282, Hitachi EH4000.

The Process:
Please submit your application by 13th October 2019. 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 on 29th October 2019.

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.

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