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Production Operator

Location: Chinchilla, QLD 4413

About the Business

Yancoal Australia is Australia’s largest pure play coal producer. It boasts three tier one thermal coal mines in New South Wales together with interests in three other metallurgical and thermal coal mines located in New South Wales and Queensland.  Yancoal Australia also manages five other Australian coal mines on behalf of related parties. Yancoal currently employs over 3,000 people across its operations. At Yancoal our people are our most valuable asset and we invest in developing our management and leadership talent throughout our operations.

Job Tasks and Responsibilities

Reporting to the OCE/Supervisor, you will be a part of a dynamic and motivated team. The role will require you to work a 5:5:6:5 Roster pattern - 5 days on, 5 days off, 6 nights on, 5 days off.

Skills and Experience

• Sound Communication Skills, including on a two-way radio
• Effective interpersonal skills
• Flexibility and adaptability
• Ability to identify and complete hazards
• Ability to work as part of a team
• Ability to follow instructions
• Ability to work independently
• Min of 2 years Mining experience preferred
• Rii's for Dump Trucks, Water Carts, Dozers, Loaders & Excavators
• Standard 11


Yancoal provides a range of benefits to appeal to the diverse needs of our employees.  The following benefits are available to eligible wages employees:

  • Discounted Private Health Insurance
  • Salary Sacrifice Options
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Service Recognition
  • Paid Parental Leave Provisions

If you would like to apply for this role please click the Apply button.

Please note, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. We reserve the right to close the advertisement before the advertised end date and commence recruitment proceedings immediately.

Applications close 24th October 2021