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CAT/Komatsu Truck Jobs Middlemount

CAT/Komatsu Truck Jobs Middlemount

Komatsu 830E or CAT 789, 793, 797 Dump Trucks

About the Role:

WorkPac are seeking CAT & Komatsu Dump Truck Operators for work around the Middlemount region. If you know how to operate Komatsu 830E or CAT 789, 793, 797 Dump Trucks be sure to send over a resume!

  • Competitive Salary + Super on all Rostered Hours
  • BIBO Camp to Site
  • 7/7 Roster including PJ Day in the middle

About the Role:

As an experience operator, you will have a minimum 2 years mining experience in Open Cut Coal Operations operating: Komatsu 830E or CAT 789, 793, 797 Dump Truck. You will be working a 7/7 roster including PJ Day in the middle. Camp and meals are provided with BIBO service from camp to site daily.

Pre-Requisites for the Role Include:

  • An absolute commitment to working safely, complying with all site safety standards and ensuring a safe and environmentally healthy workplace is essential. It is imperative that you possess the ability and aptitude to maintain high standards of safety, equipment serviceability, housekeeping and compliance with mine working procedures
  • Commitment to fitness for duty
  • Equipment Skills: Komatsu 830E or CAT 789, 793, 797 Dump Truck
  • SSE/Delegate Signed skills lists or Unsigned Supported by RII
  • Current Standard 11 Induction Training (or willing to obtain)
  • Driver’s Licence
  • Current Coal Board Medical (or willing to obtain)
  • A medical including drug and alcohol testing is required as part of the recruitment process
  • Minimum 2 years mining experience in Open Cut Coal Operations
  • Dumps & Tip Heads experience
  • Ability and willingness to work Day and Night Shifts

About the Company:

WorkPac is Australia’s leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, oil and gas and healthcare sectors. They are proud to partner with some of the country’s leading companies to deliver rewarding career opportunities.

Why work for WorkPac?

Looking after their employees is important to them. Their WorkPlus Employee Benefits program offers benefits across health, private insurance, financial services, travel and more. WorkPac have over 45 offices throughout Australia, this means you have the flexibility to work anywhere in Australia with them. As WorkPac has such a large footprint, they know their local areas and are always helping their local community.


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