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CAT 785 789 Dump Truck Jobs Perth
Dump Truck Operators Needed – $42.00 | 2:1 | FIFO Perth
Stellar are searching for experienced Dump Truck Operators for roles on open pit GOLD, NICKEL and IRON ORE mines in WA. All roles are temp to perm and FIFO from Perth. If you’re handy on CAT 785, 789 & 793, be sure to send over a resume!
Skills & experience needed for this CAT Dump Truck Job:
- Must have a valid HR driving licence
- Minimum of 2 years’ experience
- Must be able to pass a medical & DAS
- CAT 785, 789 & 793 experience desirable
Candidates must have previously worked in open pit mining.
Benefits of this dump truck role:
- 2:1 roster
- $40.00 – $42.00 p/h
- Camp facilities include Wi-Fi and gym
About the company:
Stellar Recruitment are have partnered with a reputable mining client who has a focus on employing the best people to offer a variety of opportunities to learn, grow and advance. With a commitment to high performance, culture and working with integrity, their employees are encouraged to give it their all.
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Caterpillar Haul truck 793
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The 793F, is an autonomous-driven truck. Over 100 793F trucks are now operating via Command for hauling, the Cat autonomous truck operations system, which is a part of Cat MineStar™
Read more about the CAT 793 automomous mining dump truck on our website.
Caterpillar Haul truck 789
The Caterpillar 789 dump truck is typically used in open pit mining. The 789 has a capacity of 177 tonnes, and its engine can produce 1770 horsepower.
There are hundreds of CAT 789 dump trucks on various mine sites in Australia; working hard in open-cut coal mines as well as hauling raw iron ore dirt across the open, dusty mine sites of Western Australia.
Read more about the CAT 789 mining dump truck on our website.
Komatsu 830E Haul Truck
The Komatsu 830E is an ultra class dump truck used in Australian open pit mining operations an is designed and built in Peoria, Illinois by Komatsu America Corporation (parent company is the Japanese held company Komatsu Ltd.
The Komatsu 830E is a beast, with 231,000 kilogram capacity (255 short tons). Although this is a big truck, the 830E's load capacity is about 66% the capacity of the Liebherr T 282C and Caterpillar 797B.This is an electric truck and is being featured in many new mining operations as well established mines in WA and QLD.
The electric drive system is very different fromt the transmission/differential drive of traditional trucks. The diesel engine is connected to a GE traction alternator with high voltage cables transfering electricity to the two wheel motors at the rear of the truck.
Read more about the KOMATSU 830E mining dump truck on the Komatsu website