Experienced Truck Driver Forklift Operator Newcastle NSW

Looking for Experienced Truck Driver Forklift Operator Newcastle NSW

Truck Driver with Forklift Operator Experience 

Truck Driver Forklift Operator Newcastle NSW

Client is looking for an experienced truck driver with a solid driving history record to join their team at their local depot, located in Tomago. In addition to the holding a HC or MC truck licence, the successful applicant should also hold a current forklift licence and be able to start immediately.

The role:

  • Transport and deliver fabricated steel products to clients
  • Load and unload fabricated steel (beams) with a forklift


  • Hold a current truck licence (HC or MC class)
  • Current forklift ticket
  • White card (general construction induction card)
  • Previous experience transporting structural steel
  • Provide a current RMS driving record
  • Experience driving prime movers with road ranger gearboxes
  • Must be able to take initiative
  • Pass a drug and alcohol screening, including on-site random testing
  • Current drivers licence and your own reliable transport

Redi Staffing Solutions

Truck Driver Forklift Operator Newcastle NSW

Large client base within a range of industries and always require people with the right skills. Redi Staffing Solutions is staffed by dedicated professionals ready to assist you in taking the next step in your career.

Redi Staffing Solutions is a (privately) 100% Australian owned and operated casual hire and permanent recruitment company. They are safety, outcome and service driven yet remain highly competitive.

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Learn more about the Bowen Basin mining location.

The Bowen Basin contains the largest coal reserves in Australia. This major coal producing region contains one of the world’s largest deposits of bituminous coal.

The Basin contains much of the known Permian coal resources in Queensland including virtually all of the known mineable prime coking coal. It was named for the Bowen River, itself named after Queensland’s first Governor, Sir George Bowen.

The Bowen Basin covers an area of over 60,000 square kilometres in Central Queensland running from Collinsville to Theodore and is dotted with many coal mines operated by multiple mining companies.

Caterpillar Haul truck 793

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.

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.

Find out more about RII Competencies here

You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.

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