Dump Truck Operator Jobs Mining Darling Downs Region

Dump Truck Operator


About the role:

  • Buses will be provided from Mackay and Rockhampton
  • 7/7 even time roster with an immediate start
  • Camp and meals included at no extra costs
  • Opportunity to apply for permanent role after 12 months

Successful candidates will have proven experience on the following machinery:

  • CAT 785, 789, 797

To be considered for this role you must display a strong and stable work background with 2+ years recent mining experience, in addition to a safety first attitude. Ideal applicants will be available to commence immediately.

  • Successful applicants must be able to supply:
  • Current CBM – Section 4
  • Standard 11
  • Current Drivers Licence
  • Supporting RIIs

Please note these are not trainee positions and candidates will only be contacted if they meet the above criteria.

Caterpillar 785D Overview


  • Gross Machine Operating Weight (GMW) 249476.0 kg
  • Engine Model Cat® 3512C HD
  • Top Speed – Loaded 54.8 km/h
  • Maximum Target Payload 143.0 tonnes

Further information on this model

Do your research on the detail information page www.cat.com/785 haul truck 

Caterpillar 789D Overview


  • Engine Model 3516C – HD
  • Gross Machine Operating Weight (GMW) 324319.0 kg
  • Nominal Payload Capacity 181.0 tonnes
  • Empty Operating Chassis Weight (EOCW) 99129.0 kg


Further information on this model

Do your research on the Cat 789D detail information page www.cat.com/789D haul truck 


You will ideally have 3 years solid experience in a similar role within the Mining Industry:

  • Caterpillar 785, 789, 793 Dump Trucks
  • Current valid Drivers Licence
  • Current Standard 11
  • Current Coal Board Medical
  • 2 References we can call to verify your work history
  • Live residential to the Toowoomba, Oakey and Dalby region

Please Note: you will need to hold current relevant licenses for the listed machinery and these roles are for experienced operators.

To apply for this position please click on the APPLY link below.
Alternatively, for a confidential appraisal of the current market please contact or email your resume quoting reference number JE27964.

How to apply for Dump Truck Operator Jobs Mining Darling Downs Region

Email a copy of your updated resume to Brisbanemining@corestaff.com.au

or if you’d prefer, go to the SEEK website to find out more about the Dump Truck Operators x 2 job on SEEK