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CAT 785 Dump Truck Jobs Perth
Western Australia Caterpillar Dump Truck Operators
Thiess have CAT 785 dump truck operator jobs available FIFO from Perth WA. If you possess the listed qualifications be sure to send over a resume ASAP!
- Rocky’s Reward open cut mining operations, Leinster WA
- 14/7 FIFO roster (Day and Night shift) exit Perth
Some of your duties will include:
- Operating machinery efficiently, safely, and competently to ensure maximum output
- Complying with Thiess’s policies and procedures
- Responding to instructions from Mining Supervisor
- Effectively positioning machinery to allow for efficient loading
- Setting and maintain high housekeeping standards
- Carrying out pre-start checks
- At least 12 months’ mining experience as a mining production dump truck operator
- Equivalent to, or specific experience operating Caterpillar 785 (C/D) dump trucks is essential
- Experience operating Caterpillar 793 dump trucks preferred
- Sound knowledge of hard rock mining operations
- HR Driver’s Licence desirable; a current C Class Driver’s Licence is essential
About the benefits:
- The option to salary-sacrifice flights into Perth from within Australia
- Accommodation is provided in the Leinster Village and township. With recent investment in the town and the mine site, there are great facilities available to make you feel comfortable
- Leinster has a swimming pool, fitness centre, squash, basketball and tennis courts, a grassed oval, an indoor sporting stadium and a 6 hole golf course
- There is also a medical centre, plus an IGA supermarket which also has access to an ATM facility
- There is no ‘Wet Mess’ as this function is provided at the Tavern which also offers meals and a bottle shop
- Leinster is only a 1 hour and 10 minute flight from Perth with a short drive from camp to site, meaning you spend less time travelling to and from work
- Full time direct employment, a competitive salary and the opportunity to be a part of the world’s largest Mining Services Provider: Thiess Mining & Metals
They 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, they’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 they live and work in.
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Caterpillar Haul truck 793
The 793F has a load cpacityof 226.8 ton (US) and a top speed of 60 kilometres an hour. It's a turbocharged air-to-air aftercooled diesel engine that has enhanced power management capability for maximum hauling performance. The C175-16 is a 16-cylinder, four-stroke design that uses long, effective power strokes for optimum efficiency.
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.