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Dump Truck Operators
Client is seeking experienced Dump Truck Operators for an 8/6 & 7/7 roster consisting of days and night shifts. Positions are on an ongoing basis.
Candidates must have the following:
- Experience operating Komatsu 730, 830 or 930 Dump Trucks
- Solid work history
- 3 + years working within the mining industry
- Minimum C Class Drivers License
Give yourself every opportunity to get this job. If you are applying, don’t send in your normal resume and cover letter. Make sure your resume is edited to show requirements for this job, or your application could be automatically rejected.
You must be able to pass a pre-employment medical and drug & alcohol screen.
Please note that WA based candidates will only be considered. You must have the right to live and work in this location to apply for this job.
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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