8 jobs you can get right now within hours of Gladstone

IT'S NO secret the job market in Gladstone has been tough since the global downturn in commodity prices.

Gladstone workers rely on securing jobs in industry and the mining sector to pay their bills and provide for their families.

But like rain on the road on a hot sunny day those jobs have evaporated as big companies are forced to reduce staff.

So, if you're fed up not being able to get a job and looking for stability outside of the Gladstone boom/bust cycle --- here are the latest jobs in Bundaberg, Rockhampton and Blackwater.

BUNDABERG

1. Drill fitter Mt Rawdon

If you hold a mechanical trade certificate and hold a current drivers licence you could apply for a job as a drill fitter working on field service repairs, providing technical guidance and field service support to operations personnel.

The job is billed as a "unique opportunity" and is offered as a full time position working on a 7:7 roster with accommodation supplied.

Click here to apply. 

2. Labourers with electrical overhead awareness

A company in Bundaberg is seeking civil labourers for work on a major project. The company is looking for workers who are willing to start immediately and can operate machinery and conduct electrical spotting. The only requirement is that you have a white card.

Click here to apply. 

3. Service person Mt Rawdon

Evolution mining is looking for a service person to join their ranks. You will be required to operate medium to large sized service trucks in open pit mining operations. The role works off a 7:7 roster and will also see you assisting tradesman with maintenance and repairs.

Click here to apply. 

ROCKHAMPTON and BLACKWATER

4. Coal plant crusher fitter

A mining contractor at Blackwater is looking for experienced coal plant crusher fitters. You will need five years experience and the ability to operate machinery. To be considered you need mechanical trade qualifications. If you're successful you will be placed on a 7:7 roster which includes accommodation and meals.

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5. Diesel fitter

Frontline Equipment Maintenance currently has vacancies for diesel fitters within the Central and Southern Bowen Basin area. You must have previous mining experience as well as experience in the maintenance of heavy duty equipment.

Click here to apply.

7. Mechanical Tradesperson

Stanwell is looking for job hunters who would like to join Queensland's largest electricity producer to perform routine maintenance and investigate faults on all unit and auxiliary plant equipment. You will need mechanical trade certificate and three years post trade experience.

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8. Multi-skilled coal mining operators

Stellar Workforce are currently looking for coal mining operators for an immediate start. You must have three or more years worth of experience in the mining sector. Stellar Workforce will offer a six month contract to any successful applicant.

Click here to apply. 



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