Dump Truck Operator/Despatch Operator Job Mining Queensland iMINCO

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Dump Truck Operator/Despatch Operator

Haul Truck Operators:Cat785, CAT 797; Liebherr T282; Komatsu 830E, Komatsu 960Eor Equivalent Electric/Mechanical Dump Trucks

Global Product Search (GPS) is an establishedcompany that specialises in the supplyof labour resources, recruitment services, mining supplies, tooling hire and simulator training to various markets throughout Australia.

Global Product Search iscurrently seeking applications from experienced:

Despatch Operators / Haul Truck Operators

As well as working for a local employer of choice,GPS can also offer:

* Weekly Pays
* Family friendly 7/7 roster
* Camp & Meals Provided

Candidates must possess experience as a Mine Despatch operator and also Haul Truck operating experience:

This position will primarily be in a despatch environment, with truck operating as a secondary.

All candidates must also have the following:

* Current Australian Drivers Licence
* Current Coal Board Medical
* Dump Truck Operation Experience:Electric/Mechanical Dump Trucks Cat785, CAT 797; Liebherr T282; Komatsu 830E, Komatsu 960E
* Current Standard 11 Induction Training or BMAInduction
* Relevant Site Authorisations, RII, Site Training Transcript or Letter (signed by SSE or Delegate)

To apply for the positions please click the link below.

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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

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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