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Heavy Diesel Fitters – 2/1 ROSTER
The successful candidates will be working a 2 week on 1 week off FIFO roster from Perth. Work with other Programmed Skilled Workforce employees on site who love their job, the people they work with, and the variety of work.
Successful candidates will have previous experience within the mining industry; You will be required to carry out preventative maintenance, breakdown repairs and fault finding and maintain, service and repair their fleet of the following;
Heavy Diesel Fitters Mining Experience Pilbara
- Wheel Dozers/Loader Letourneau 1850, 2350
- Graders CAT 24m
- Excavator Terex RH340, RH 170, CAT 330d
- Shovels Terex RH 400
Considered by those who meet the below requirements:
- Australian Recognized Heavy Duty Trade Certificate
- Current HR driver’s licence
- Air Conditioning Ticket
- HRWL – LF, DG, RB, WP
- Working at Heights
- Confined Space
- Gas Test Atmospheres
These are great opportunities to further develop your existing skills and experience, to start off with you will work on a casual ongoing basis that may lead to permanency.
Indigenous and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply
Successful applicants would be required to provide two contactable referees’ and be able to meet Pre-employment medical and drug screen criteria prior to commencement.
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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
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