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785, 793 Haul Tuck - New Mine Project

Experienceed Operators Urgently Needed

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Mackay & Coalfields, Queensland location.

You need a Standard 11 Mining Induction to be eligible for this job. If you don't have one and are not sure what this is, click the Standard 11 Mining Induction link further down the page.

Safety is a high priority in this industry. This job requires you to have a heightened sense of awareness and also appreciate the importance of safety in the workplace.

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785, 793 Dump Tuck – New Mine Project

Further information on Caterpillar Dump Truck s 793F Overview
The mining sector is always changing and so is the equipment and machinery. As a haul truck or general machinery operator and for those who are new to the mining sector, there is a huge benefit to learn as much as you can about CAT trucks.

Caterpillar 793F Haul Truck Overview

SPECIFICATIONS

  •  Engine Model Cat C175-16
  • Gross Power – SAE J1995 1976.0 kW
  • Chassis Weight 122300.0 kg
  • Nominal Payload Capacity 226.8 tonnes
  • Top Speed – Loaded 60.0 km/h

Further information on this model

Do your research on the Cat 793D detail information page www.cat.com/793F haul truck 

 

SES Labour Solutions are excited to be partnered with Macmahon Contractors to deliver a new mining project in Central Queensland located 2 hours from Mackay.

5 year production and maintenance contract

With a 5 year production and maintenance contract it presents an outstanding opportunity for experienced operators to become a part of this new team and contribute to the success and culture of the project.

They are now in the ramp up phase as they start recruiting for a start date after July.

They have a number of all-round operator positions on offer across the project operating CAT 785 and CAT 793 Haul Truck, so get your resume in fast!

Experienced operators with relevant mine site experience operating Caterpillar equipment are encouraged to apply.

To be successful in the role you will possess the following;

  • Previous mine site experience operating CAT 785 or CAT 793
  • An eagerness to join the team with the view to a long term career within the business
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol testing
  • Current Coal Board medical and Standard 11 Induction Training

On offer is the chance to work on a large, impressive project, with an organisation poised for further growth that will be offering long term employment opportunities for candidates that deliver results, are safety orientated and want to work within a supportive and progressive company culture.

How to apply for the job with Stellar Recruitment

Email a copy of your updated resume to Brisbanemining@corestaff.com.au

..or read more about the 785, 793 Haul Truck job in the Mackay Coalfields on SEEK

Further information on Caterpillar Dump trucks 785 Overview

The mining sector is always changing and so is the equipment and machinery. As a haul truck or general machinery operator and for those who are new to the mining sector, there is a huge benefit to learn as much as you can about CAT trucks.

Caterpillar Haul Truck 785D

CAT 785D haul truck specs

WEIGHTS – APPROXIMATE

Gross Machine Operating Weight (GMW) 249476.0 kg
Engine Model Cat® 3512C HD
Top Speed – Loaded 54.8 km/h
Maximum Target Payload 143.0 tonnes
Maximum Target Payload 143.0 tonnes

 

Further information on this model

Do your research on the Cat 785D detail information page www.cat.com/785D haul truck

Click the links below to find out more about Caterpillar haul trucks, often referred to as ‘off-highway trucks’

View the complete range of Caterpillar off-highway haul/dump trucks

Individual Caterpillar haul trucks

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CATERPILLAR 789 Haul Truck – 181 tonnes

CATERPILLAR 793 Haul Truck-210 tonnes

Dump Truck Operator Salaries

How much do dump truck production operators earn in the mines?

Depending on where you live, or which state the mine is located in, as you can see from the information below, the salaries are very different. In Queensland and New South Wales, mining wages are pretty much the same for Dump Truck Operators. Working at a Western Australian mine you can expect to earn about 20% more than if you worked in QLD or NSW.

Dump truck operator jobs are advertised on SEEK and other mining jobs boards regularly.

According to online jobs website Indeed (au.indeed.com), the average salary for a Dump Truck Production Operator in Australia is $41.98 per hour. Salary estimates are based on 326 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Dump Truck Drivers. The data was collected from past and present job ads on Indeed over the last 36 months.

Payscale.com Dump Truck Driver Pay Estimates

Looking at the salary of an entry-level Dump Truck Driver with less than 1 year experience, you can expect to earn an average hourly wage (includes bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$42 based on 24 pay reviews.

With so many different and conflicting articles about salaries, it's difficult to know what the exact take home pay is for a Dump Truck Operator.

Blackwater, Queensland Dump Truck Salaries +40%

According to Payscale.com, Dump Truck Operators in the Queensland Bowen Basin area of Blackwater, earn an average of 39.7% more than the national average. Dump Truck Operators also get more money in Western Australia (26.6% more) and Kalgoorlie (17.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Melbourne, Victoria (19.6% less), Brisbane, Queensland (16.2% less) and Sydney, New South Wales (14.3% less).

SEEK mining job salaries for dump truck production operators

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What are dump truck operator employers looking for?

The following list is a collection of requirements you'll find in most advertised dump truckk operator jobs

  • Experience operating CAT trucks
  • A willingness to work rotating rosters
  • Ability to contribute and work positively in a team environment
  • Able to pass a pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol test
  • Competitive Hourly Rate plus super on all hours worked
  • Current Drivers Licence
  • Current Standard 11 or willing to obtain a Standard 11
  • Have a strong commitment to safety and Zero Harm and ensure this is a
  • priority and at the forefront of all your decision-making
  • Have a strong work history
  • High level of safety awareness
  • Relevant current RII Competencies
  • Relevant RII/ SSE sign offs/ Competencies
  • Right to work in Australia - Birth Certificate or Australian Passport
  • Sound Work History
  • Be reliable and a team player
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