Haul Truck and Multi-skilled Operators - FIFO Brisbane - Bowen Basin

Experienced Truck & Multi skilled Operator required for an ongoing position in the Bowen Basin

Haul Truck and Operators - FIFO Multi-skilled Bowen Basin

HAUL TRUCK & MULTI SKILLED OPERATORS

  • 7/7 Roster, Immediate Start
  • Ongoing Contract
  • Accommodation & Meals Provided

The Company

This client is an industry leader, employing a wide range of skilled trades and individuals throughout the Bowen Basin in Queensland. An opportunity has opened for a Dump Truck & Multi Skilled Operator to join this client for an ongoing contract.

CAT CAT 797 ...Learn about CAT 797's

CAT 797 haul truck mining dump truck

The 797 is one of the biggest dump trucks on a mine site with a ladder stairway leads the operator straight into the cockpit, essentially, you are working at heights when beginning your pre-start checklist.

These machines really are the work horse of the mining sector, hauling load after load, day in day out – often working round the clock in shifts to get the most out of every day. These monster mining trucks are ultra class, with a tough two-axle design and powerful tourque engine which is perfect for the different types of mine sites in Australia.

These machines are expensive to build and operate, so mining companies are always on the lookout for good operators who understand the need to treat these vehicles with the respect they deserve. Coming in at around 7 million each, with tyres costing anywhere from $45,000 per piece, these machine need to be taken care of.

The 797F, can transport about 400 tons making it one of the largest haul truck payload capacities in the world.

With a top speed of 67.6 km/h, given the size and weight of the 797, it can really move; and it has the grunt and power to tackle most inclines and difficult driving conditions. In some of the highest mines in the world, the CAT 797 has been flow up to the mine in pieces and assembled on site.

operations experience essential

Role

In this job [Haul Truck and Multi-skilled Operators – FIFO Bowen Basin], you will be responsible for operating CAT CAT 797 ...Learn about CAT 797's

CAT 797 haul truck mining dump truck

The 797 is one of the biggest dump trucks on a mine site with a ladder stairway leads the operator straight into the cockpit, essentially, you are working at heights when beginning your pre-start checklist.

These machines really are the work horse of the mining sector, hauling load after load, day in day out – often working round the clock in shifts to get the most out of every day. These monster mining trucks are ultra class, with a tough two-axle design and powerful tourque engine which is perfect for the different types of mine sites in Australia.

These machines are expensive to build and operate, so mining companies are always on the lookout for good operators who understand the need to treat these vehicles with the respect they deserve. Coming in at around 7 million each, with tyres costing anywhere from $45,000 per piece, these machine need to be taken care of.

The 797F, can transport about 400 tons making it one of the largest haul truck payload capacities in the world.

With a top speed of 67.6 km/h, given the size and weight of the 797, it can really move; and it has the grunt and power to tackle most inclines and difficult driving conditions. In some of the highest mines in the world, the CAT 797 has been flow up to the mine in pieces and assembled on site.

dump trucks.

 

It is also desirable that you have operating skills & experience on;

  • Dozers
  • Graders
  • Water Carts
  • Excavators

What you’ll need to succeed

You will have a current;

You will also need previous experience operating the Caterpillar equipment listed above. To be eligible to apply, you must live within 100km of the Brisbane or Cairns Airport.

Please ensure your residential address is listed on your resume when applying in order to be considered for the position.

What you’ll get in return

You will work on a fly in, fly out basis from the Brisbane or Cairns airport for an ongoing contract. You will be provided with accommodation and meals while working on a 7/7 day and night roster.

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