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Haul Truck Operator Coal Mining Entry Level
Do you have enthusiasm to learn, a strong safety focus and want to start a new career?
Stellar Recruitment operate and specialize in the mining recruitment sector since the company’s beginning in 2006. They offer a wide array of mining recruitment and workforce solutions across a range of positions.
About the Role:
They are searching for motivated individuals who are searching at starting their exciting new career in the mining industry as a Haul Truck Operator where you will begin your training on a CAT 785 & progressing to a CAT 789. Applicants must be willing to obtain a Coal Board Medical, Standard 11 Induction Training and have a current drivers license.
Successful candidates will be offered:
- 7/7 Roster Day & Night Shifts
- Camp and Meals Provided
- $42.15 per hour
- BIBO Rockhampton
Female & Indigenous applications are encouraged to apply.
If you feel you have the required skills and are searching to join a professional team, please apply online now with an up to date CV.
All applications are treated in the strictest of confidence and your details will not be forwarded to the company without gaining your prior consent. Make yourself stand out from everyone and create your resume with keywords contain.
How to Apply
This is an excellent opportunity for you to advance your career with a leading mining contractor. To apply for this role please follow the link below.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic mining operation that recognizes achievement and offers genuine career opportunities. Don’t forget you will need the appropriate mine site qualifications such as Standard 11 Induction TrainingApply for Experienced Entry Level Haul Truck Operator Mining Jobs Rockhampton
Caterpillar Haul truck 785
The Caterpillar 785 Haul Truck, Dump Truck or off-road truck as they are called in the U.S. are still used across the world in open-cut mining operations. This huge truck has proven it’s worth for many years and has often been the entry-level truck for new operators.
Progressing when competent, operators move up to the larger CAT 793 and CAT 797 truck, 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 get if you are looking to learn how to drive these big machines is to get to know the finer details.
Caterpillar Haul truck 789
The Caterpillar 789 dump truck is typically used in open pit mining. The 789 has a capacity of 177 tonnes, and its engine can produce 1770 horsepower.
There are hundreds of CAT 789 dump trucks on various mine sites in Australia; working hard in open-cut coal mines as well as hauling raw iron ore dirt across the open, dusty mine sites of Western Australia.
Read more about the CAT 789 mining dump truck on our website.