Dump Truck Operator Jobs Mining Darling Downs Region

Dump Truck Operator

HAUL TRUCK OPERATORS WANTED

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 Caterpillar 785 ...Learn about CAT 785's



    The Caterpillar 785 Haul Truck, or off-road truck as they are sometimes called are still used across the world in open-cut mining operations. This truck has proven it’s worth for years and has often been the entry-level truck for new operators.

    Progressing when competent, operators move up to the larger Caterpillar dump trucks, giving them the confidence and ability to handle larger load capacities on a range of challenging mine sites.

    One of the biggest advantages you can have is to get to know the these trucks inside out. To get started, download the Caterpillar 785 manual here.

    Dump truck training course Brisbane iMINCO
    , 789, CAT 797 ...Learn about CAT 797's

    CAT 797 haul truck mining dump truck

    The 797 is one of the biggest dump trucks on a mine site with a ladder stairway leads the operator straight into the cockpit, essentially, you are working at heights when beginning your pre-start checklist.

    These machines really are the work horse of the mining sector, hauling load after load, day in day out – often working round the clock in shifts to get the most out of every day. These monster mining trucks are ultra class, with a tough two-axle design and powerful tourque engine which is perfect for the different types of mine sites in Australia.

    These machines are expensive to build and operate, so mining companies are always on the lookout for good operators who understand the need to treat these vehicles with the respect they deserve. Coming in at around 7 million each, with tyres costing anywhere from $45,000 per piece, these machine need to be taken care of.

    The 797F, can transport about 400 tons making it one of the largest haul truck payload capacities in the world.

    With a top speed of 67.6 km/h, given the size and weight of the 797, it can really move; and it has the grunt and power to tackle most inclines and difficult driving conditions. In some of the highest mines in the world, the CAT 797 has been flow up to the mine in pieces and assembled on site.

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.

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

Caterpillar Caterpillar 785 ...Learn about CAT 785's



The Caterpillar 785 Haul Truck, or off-road truck as they are sometimes called are still used across the world in open-cut mining operations. This truck has proven it’s worth for years and has often been the entry-level truck for new operators.

Progressing when competent, operators move up to the larger Caterpillar dump trucks, giving them the confidence and ability to handle larger load capacities on a range of challenging mine sites.

One of the biggest advantages you can have is to get to know the these trucks inside out. To get started, download the Caterpillar 785 manual here.

Dump truck training course Brisbane iMINCO
D Overview

SPECIFICATIONS:

  • 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/Caterpillar 785 ...Learn about CAT 785's



The Caterpillar 785 Haul Truck, or off-road truck as they are sometimes called are still used across the world in open-cut mining operations. This truck has proven it’s worth for years and has often been the entry-level truck for new operators.

Progressing when competent, operators move up to the larger Caterpillar dump trucks, giving them the confidence and ability to handle larger load capacities on a range of challenging mine sites.

One of the biggest advantages you can have is to get to know the these trucks inside out. To get started, download the Caterpillar 785 manual here.

Dump truck training course Brisbane iMINCO
haul truck

Caterpillar 789D Overview

SPECIFICATIONS:

  • 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 Caterpillar 785 ...Learn about CAT 785's



    The Caterpillar 785 Haul Truck, or off-road truck as they are sometimes called are still used across the world in open-cut mining operations. This truck has proven it’s worth for years and has often been the entry-level truck for new operators.

    Progressing when competent, operators move up to the larger Caterpillar dump trucks, giving them the confidence and ability to handle larger load capacities on a range of challenging mine sites.

    One of the biggest advantages you can have is to get to know the these trucks inside out. To get started, download the Caterpillar 785 manual here.

    Dump truck training course Brisbane iMINCO
    , 789, CAT 793 ...Learn about CAT 793's



    Dump truck training course Brisbane iMINCO
    Dump Trucks
  • Current valid Drivers Licence
  • Current Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training*
  • Current Coal Board Medical ...*Coal Board Medical*
  • 2References 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 youd prefer, go to the SEEK website to find out more about the Dump Truck Operators x 2 job on SEEK