Control Room Operators Aquila Underground Mine - Jobs in Mackay & Coalfields - 77371

Anglo American
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Control Room Operators - Aquila Underground Mine


We are re-imagining mining to improve peoples lives


Anglo American is a global diversified mining business and our products are the essential ingredients in almost every aspect of modern life. Our portfolio of world-class competitive mining operations and undeveloped resources provides the metals and minerals to meet the growing consumer-driven demands of the worlds developed and maturing economies. With our people at the heart of our business, we use innovative practices and the latest technologies to discover new resources and mine, process, move and market our products to our customers around the world.

As a responsible miner of diamonds (through De Beers), copper, platinum and other precious metals, iron ore, coal and nickel we are the custodians of what are precious natural resources. We work together with our key partners and stakeholders to unlock the sustainable value that those resources represent for our shareholders, the communities and countries in which we operate and for society at large. Anglo American is re-imagining mining to improve peoples lives.

We strive to create an inclusive environment for all employees. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply for all vacant positions.

Aquila overview

Anglo American has significant investments within Australia and particularly in Queensland. We are Australias largest underground coal miner and the worlds third largest seaborne exporter of metallurgical coal, which is used in steel production for critical building and infrastructure around the world.

Anglo American currently operates two open cut and three underground metallurgical coal mines in Queenslands Bowen Basin, and we are now progressing the development of our underground Aquila Mine, near Middlemount, as part of our expansion projects.

Development activities are expected to commence in 2019 on the longwall operation, which will produce hard coking coal from the southern end of Anglo Americans existing Capcoal complex. The project is jointly owned by Anglo American and Mitsui Coal Holdings Pty Ltd, with Anglo American as the managing company.

Control Room Operator Aquila Underground Mine

Reporting to the Compliance Superintendent, you with be responsible for managing and controlling the shift underground communication and monitoring strategies to enable the occurrence of safe and efficient operations. This position serves as the focal point for communication within the mine regarding production and safety. Some of the key responsibilities include the following, but not limited too;

  • Assist the operations team to deliver production targets safely, optimally, and in accordance with the annual mine plan.
  • Maintain short interval controls for all production areas and provide updates on performance to Superintendents and Management as required.
  • Monitor, record, assist in diagnostics & communicate Citect environmental monitoring system.
  • File production and statutory reports.
  • This is a Residentially based or DIDO role, based in Middlemount.

    The project is currently in the approvals and early works stage. As a result, a variety of permanent, contract and fixed-term roles are available, depending on the suitability of candidates.

    To apply online visit and quote the relevant reference number

    Ref No: 729063

    Applications close 28th April 2019

    Please note, screening and interviews may take place prior to closing date applications may also close before this date.

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