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Excavator Operator – Curragh North Mine

One Key Resources, is a specialist provider of Managed Workforce and Labour Hire solutions to the Mining and Infrastructure Industries. An employer of choice, One Key Resources employs Open Cut and Underground Operators, Tradespeople and Support Staff at close to 70 locations across Australia.

About the Role:

We are currently seeking experienced Excavator Operators to join our team onsite at Curragh North Mine. Located 30km north of Blackwater, the successful applicant will be a key member of the production team assisting our client in reaching their coal production targets. To be considered for the position, you must have a minimum of 2 years experience operating within a coal mine setting.

You will also have demonstrated experience operating on the below machinery:

  • Excavator (Liebherr 996, O&K 340, Hitachi 5500-6, CAT 6060) or equivalent
  • Haul Truck (CAT 789/793/797 OR Komatsu 830e/930e) or equivalent
  • Dozer (D10/D11)

Plus a minimum of 1 x additional machine from the list below:

  • Grader (16/24)
  • Loader (988/990)
  • Scraper (621/637/657)
  • Water Truck (777/785), also considered

Additional Requirements:

  • Standard 11 or willing to obtain
  • Training Transcripts SSE signed
  • Proof of Australian working rights
  • Current Drivers Licence


  • $80.34 per hour – 12 hour shifts
  • 7/7 roster – work life balance
  • Weekly pays with superannuation on all rostered hours!!
  • Accommodation and meals provided whilst on shift
  • BIBO from Mackay, Rockhampton, Yeppoon
  • DIDO and residential candidates also welcome to apply

How do you apply?

Click the “Apply” button below or for more information about the position, please contact Shannon on 07 3233 2132

One Key Resources is committed to workplace diversity and strongly encourages female and indigenous candidates to apply.