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CAT Dump Truck Jobs Pilbara
Caterpillar Dump Truck Operators Western Australia
One Key Resources are on the hunt for experienced Dump Truck Operators for work in the Pilbara area. If you’re handy on CAT 785, CAT 789 or CAT 793 then be sure to get a resume over ASAP!
- 2/1 Roster
- 12.5 Hour Shifts
- FIFO from Perth
- Camp close to town
About this CAT dump truck job:
Successful applicants will be able to provide and demonstrate the following:
- Dump Truck Operators must have 2 years CAT 785 & 789 as a minimum within a mine site environment
- Komatsu 830E or bigger highly desirable
- CAT 793 experience highly desirable
- Current Australian drivers’ licence
- Ability to complete a PEM including a D&A test
The benefits of this mining operator role:
Working for One Key Resources not only means you will work with a leading supplier of labour to the Mining, Oil & Gas and Infrastructure industries, this role also offers the following benefits:
- Ongoing long-term work with the potential to go permanent for the right employees
- Competitive hourly rates and super paid on all rostered hours worked
- Camp Provided – FIFO from Perth
- Weekly pay
About the company:
One Key Resources, part of the Fircroft Group, is a specialist provider of Managed Workforce and Labour Hire solutions to the Mining, Oil & Gas and Infrastructure Industries. An employer of choice, One Key Resources employs Open Cut and Underground Operators, Tradespeople and Support Staff at close to 100 locations across Australia.
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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.
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