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Dump Truck Operator Jobs WA
- Immediate Start
- 2:1 Roster
- FIFO from Perth Only
About the role
They are searching for people with recent experience as Dump Truck Operator for open-pit mines. You’ll be operating Caterpillar dump trucks 777, 785, 789 and 793’s or equivalent on a 2:1 roster on 12-hour shifts. FIFO opportunities on various sites from Perth only.
- Operate dump trucks for load and haul
- Perform equipment inspections
Skills and Experience
- 12 months minimum (recent) experience operating CAT 777, 785 or 793 dump trucks
- Current drivers license
- Willing to obtain and provide a police clearance
- Able to meet the inherent pre-employment medical requirements
- Open pit production mining experience
- 2:1 roster
- Potential temp to perm with a strong history of transfer
- Weekly pay
- A dedicated recruitment consultant who can open up future opportunities
- Mining supervisor qualifications
All interested applicants must be available immediately to commence the recruitment process.
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Caterpillar Haul truck 777
The Caterpillar 777 is a 100-ton haul truck, typically used in open pit mining, manufactured by Caterpillar Inc. The first model of Caterpillar 777 was introduced in 1974. Its diesel engine is capable of putting out 870 horsepower. The 777D, introduced in 1996, was powered by a 938-horsepower diesel.
This truck is one of the entry-level haul trucks most new operators will learn on. Once competent, they will move up to the larger 785, especially when working on a coal mining site.
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.