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Mobile Plant Operator | Kingaroy

  • Location:Queensland | Kingaroy
  • Category:Other
  • Reference ID:1042246
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Job posted: 08/05/2019
Applications close: Ongoing



  • Leading OEM for Construction & Mining Equipment
  • Work with quality products and cutting edge technology
  • Friendly, down to earth team based at Meandu Mine

Position Details:

About Us

Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia (HCA) is a global brand providing a variety of machinery for the Construction, Mining and Forestry industries. At the heart of HCA's trusted and reliable equipment lies a team of talented and dedicated people committed to providing industry-leading machinery and solutions.

The Opportunity

We currently have an opportunity for an experienced Mobile Plant Operator to join Hitachi's Autonomous Haulage Solutions (AHS) trial facility located within Meandu Mine. Working Monday to Friday this role will see you operating mobile plant equipment for research and development purposes - you will play a key role in the development and testing of this new cutting-edge technology!

Reporting to the Site Manager of Autonomous Haulage Projects you will:

  • Have solid experience in the operation of mining equipment in accordance with the site safety and operational requirements
  • Assist various trades in conducting repairs and maintenance jobs
  • Have a strong safety commitment, always exercising a high standard of precaution and duty of care to yourself and for others around you
  • Hitachi EH5000AC3 dump truck experience preferred
  • Autonomous experience preferred

The successful applicant will be required to complete a standard 11 and coal board medical.


You will be part of cutting edge new technology, assisting in the development of Hitachi's first Autonomous Haulage System - the future of mining! We also offer:

  • A competitive hourly rate + super + overtime (where required) and the potential to earn bi-annual bonuses!
  • A 12 month fixed term contract (with a view to permanency) within a successful team
  • Supportive management and a friendly, goal orientated team culture
  • Access to free OEM training and benefits
  • Excellent safe working conditions
  • Discounted health insurance premiums
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Exclusive staff discounts on a range of Hitachi products

Here at Hitachi, we believe that success comes from the partnership of our market-leading products and the quality of our people. We are an equal opportunity employer, do not discriminate on any basis and wholeheartedly value diversity at our company.

  • Location: Queensland | Kingaroy
  • Category: Other
  • Reference ID:1042246