Mining Operators

Job No: 925370

Work type:Permanent

Location:Aus - QLD - Bowen Basin

Categories:Mining Operations

Advertised:E. Australia Standard Time

Applications Close:E. Australia Standard Time

Thiess is the world's largest mining services provider. We offer the widest range of in-house surface and underground mining capabilities across Australia, Botswana, Canada, Chile, Indonesia and Mongolia. Our life-of-mine insight, tailored approach and commitment to excellence keep us at the leading edge…optimising the mining value chain for each client.

And we're not done. We continue to drive innovation, through long-term relationships, so our clients are best positioned in a competitive global market. Our people are central to our success and are empowered to contribute their skills, knowledge and experience to continually exceed industry benchmarks. Our culture is built on our Principles of Integrity, Accountability, Innovation and Delivery, underpinned by a commitment to safety in everything we do. 


Thiess is seeking mining operators for permanent employment opportunities to work on open-cut coal mining project at Caval Ridge. The following positions are currently being sourced:

  • All Round Operators equivalent
  • Excavator Operators
  • Truck Operators
  • Water Cart Operators


The following machinery will be operated on site:

  • Excavators:
    • Liebherr 996
    • Liebherr 9800
  • Trucks:
    • Cat 793C
    • Cat 793D
  • Graders:
    • Cat 16M
  • Dozers:
    • Cat D10T
  • Water Carts:
    • Cat 777
    • Cat 785


To be considered for these opportunities you are required to have:

  • Experience operating the above listed machinery (or equivalent)
  • Extensive experience in open cut coal mining
  • Relevant coal mining certifications
  • A commitment to a positive safety culture
  • Be committed to our principles of Integrity, Accountability, Innovation & Delivery


7 days on, 7 days off rotating shift roster

How to Apply

To express your interest in these roles please follow the link.

In reward for your commitment you will receive a competitive remuneration, career advancement opportunities and you will have the benefit of working with like-minded professionals.

Females and indigenous applicants are encouraged to apply.

Thiess is an international organisation with a diverse workforce enriched by an inclusive work environment, accessible to all. We leverage the diversity of our workforce to continually innovate and deliver world class projects for our clients. Thiess encourages applications from people who contribute to our diverse workforce and align with our cultural values.

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