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Excavator Operator Jobs Mackay
CATERPILLAR 6060, HITACHI 3600, 5500, LIEBHERR 9400, 995, 996
About the Role:
Stellar Recruitment are searching for Excavator Operators familiar with CAT, HITACHI & LIEBHERR excavators for work out in the Mackay & Coalfields region.
They will be offering an immediate start and competitive hourly rates to candidates with proven minimum 12 months experience on one or more of the following equipment:
Skills & Experience:
- Minimum 2 years recent coal mining experience
- Standard 11 Induction Training
- Current Drivers Licence
- Supporting RIIs or Site Authorisations (SSC
Benefits of *Excavator Operator Jobs Mackay:
- BIBO & DIDO options available
- Camp within 1 hour of Mackay
- 7/7 roster with 12.5 hr day & night shifts
- Camp & meals provided
About the Company:
Stellar Recruitment are excited to have partnered with their highly reputable mining client who have a focus on employing the best people to offer a variety of development opportunities to learn, grow and advance. With a commitment to high performance, culture and working with integrity, the employees are encouraged to stretch their capabilities and use their functional expertise to help contribute to great results.
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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
Resources and Infrastructure Industry (RII)
Commonly refered to as Black Coal Competency (BCC), the RII competency is one that can be attained by an operator who has previously worked in the industry and has completed a number of operating hours on various types of machinery.
RII competency is granted to prove correct and safe operation of mine site machinery. It is a very useful qualification to have, as it confirms the operator has the required experience and expertise.
You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.