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MAWSONS CONCRETE & QUARRIES Broken Hill/Silverton
Mawsons is a family-run business that produces quality construction materials throughout Northern Victoria and Southern N.S.W. Mawsons Broken Hill are seeking to employ additional resources for approximately 9 months from July 2017 to March 2018, to assist with the provision of quarry and concrete supply to the AGL Silverton Wind Farm project.
To service the project, Mawsons will operate on-site concrete batch plants and a fleet of concrete agitator trucks to support existing Broken Hill quarry and concrete operations.
Mawsons are seeking experienced individuals who show professional behaviors, excellent attention to detail, high customer service values and operate effectively in a team environment. Truck Drivers will require a heavy rigid truck license and ideally have agitator truck driving experience. Good safe driving records are essential. Plant/Loader Operators shall be experienced and be competent with heavy earth moving equipment. Capabilities with other quarry equipment, such as crushers, excavators and dump trucks would be viewed favorably. Broad administration skills and industry related experience are desirable to undertake Site Administration functions.
All roles are being offered as casual employment. Continued employment with Mawsons may potentially be available after the completion of the Silverton Wind Farm Project. Training will be provided for all roles and on-going support will be afforded the entire team to help ensure job satisfaction and productivity. If you are committed to work health and safety and believe you have the right attitude and skills to fulfill one of these roles, please supply your current resume and cover letter as detailed below.
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Dump Truck Operator Salaries
How much do dump truck production operators earn in the mines?
Depending on where you live, or which state the mine is located in, as you can see from the information below, the salaries are very different. In Queensland and New South Wales, mining wages are pretty much the same for Dump Truck Operators. Working at a Western Australian mine you can expect to earn about 20% more than if you worked in QLD or NSW.
Dump truck operator jobs are advertised on SEEK and other mining jobs boards regularly.
According to online jobs website Indeed (au.indeed.com), the average salary for a Dump Truck Production Operator in Australia is $41.98 per hour. Salary estimates are based on 326 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Dump Truck Drivers. The data was collected from past and present job ads on Indeed over the last 36 months.
Payscale.com Dump Truck Driver Pay Estimates
Looking at the salary of an entry-level Dump Truck Driver with less than 1 year experience, you can expect to earn an average hourly wage (includes bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$42 based on 24 pay reviews.
With so many different and conflicting articles about salaries, it's difficult to know what the exact take home pay is for a Dump Truck Operator.
Blackwater, Queensland Dump Truck Salaries +40%
According to Payscale.com, Dump Truck Operators in the Queensland Bowen Basin area of Blackwater, earn an average of 39.7% more than the national average. Dump Truck Operators also get more money in Western Australia (26.6% more) and Kalgoorlie (17.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Melbourne, Victoria (19.6% less), Brisbane, Queensland (16.2% less) and Sydney, New South Wales (14.3% less).
SEEK mining job salaries for dump truck production operators
What are dump truck operator employers looking for?
The following list is a collection of requirements you'll find in most advertised dump truckk operator jobs
- Experience operating CAT trucks
- A willingness to work rotating rosters
- Ability to contribute and work positively in a team environment
- Able to pass a pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol test
- Competitive Hourly Rate plus super on all hours worked
- Current Drivers Licence
- Current Standard 11 or willing to obtain a Standard 11
- Have a strong commitment to safety and Zero Harm and ensure this is a
- priority and at the forefront of all your decision-making
- Have a strong work history
- High level of safety awareness
- Relevant current RII Competencies
- Relevant RII/ SSE sign offs/ Competencies
- Right to work in Australia - Birth Certificate or Australian Passport
- Sound Work History
- Be reliable and a team player