Production Operators – Curragh North

Mining - Operations
Rockhampton & Capricorn Coast
Posted 2 years ago


With a global business, we offer diverse and rewarding careers. We are committed to Thiess being a company and a culture where great people can excel and where they are developed and supported to reach their highest potential. Join our team today.


Curragh North is our leading open-cut coal mining project within the Southern Bowen Basin.

Thiess is seeking Truck, Multi-skilled and Excavator Operators for permanent, ongoing employment opportunities operating CAT and Liebherr earth moving equipment.

These roles offer an even time 7/7 roster, on a 12-hour day shift/night shift rotation. There will also be the potential for upskilling and further development opportunities.

Buses to the camp accommodation are provided from Mackay and Rockhampton.

We are seeking Operators experienced in the following:

  • Trucks
  • Grader
  • Dozer
  • Shovel
  • Excavator

Reporting to the Mining Supervisor you will work collaboratively with your crew and the wider site team towards delivering safe, high-quality results. You will thrive on meeting all goals and challenges while acting with fairness and integrity in all that you do.


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

  • Previous earth moving experience
  • An SSE signed transcript
  • Production operation experience
  • Current Drivers Licence
  • Relevant coal mining certifications
  • A commitment to a positive safety culture
  • A commitment to our principles of Integrity, Accountability, Innovation & Delivery


We partner with our clients to deliver excellence in open cut and underground mining in Australia, Asia, Africa and the Americas. For more than 80 years, we’ve operated in diverse commodities, geologies, environments and cultures. Our team uses that insight to optimise solutions for each project and create lasting value for our clients and the communities we live and work in.

We recognise the value of an inclusive and diverse workplace through our vision of everyone matters always. We’re focused on creating an inclusive environment to allow our people to bring their best self to work because they feel safe, included and empowered. 

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Job Features

Job Category

Mining, Resources & Energy



Work Type

Full time

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