CAT Dump Truck Operator Mining production FIFO Brisbane QLD

Corestaff is looking for CAT Dump Truck Operator - Mining production FIFO Brisbane QLD

6 x Dump Truck Operator – $44.70/hr – 2&1 roster

CAT Dump Truck Operator Mining production FIFO Brisbane QLD

The 6 roles are working in a large open pit mining production environment, minimum 6 month contract roles, FIFO ex Perth to a mine site in the Pilbara starting in August 2018.

Roster: 2 weeks on, 1 week off FIFO

Requirements:

  • Proven previous experience operating CAT 789 or larger mining dump trucks
  • Current C class drivers license or higher
  • Ability to pass a mining medial & drug/alcohol screen
  • An exceptionally high standard for safety & compliance to site protocols

Corestaff Perth

Corestaff is committed to achieving a diverse and engaged workforce. They are an equal opportunity employer and encourage applications from female, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates.

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Learn more about the Bowen Basin mining location.

The Bowen Basin contains the largest coal reserves in Australia. This major coal producing region contains one of the world’s largest deposits of bituminous coal.

The Basin contains much of the known Permian coal resources in Queensland including virtually all of the known mineable prime coking coal. It was named for the Bowen River, itself named after Queensland’s first Governor, Sir George Bowen.

The Bowen Basin covers an area of over 60,000 square kilometres in Central Queensland running from Collinsville to Theodore and is dotted with many coal mines operated by multiple mining companies.

Caterpillar Haul truck 793

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.

Resources and Infrastructure Industry (RII)

Commonly refered to as Black Coal Competency (BCC), the RII competency is one that can be attained by an operator who has previously worked in the industry and has completed a number of operating hours on various types of machinery.

RII competency is granted to prove correct and safe operation of mine site machinery. It is a very useful qualification to have, as it confirms the operator has the required experience and expertise.

Find out more about RII Competencies here

You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.

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