Haul/ Dump Truck Operator | Maximum Term Contract
- 12 Month Max Term Contracts, $46.89ph
- 6 Weeks Annual Leave & 105 Hours Personal Leave Entitlements
- 455 roster, 12.5hr shifts
About the Role: This is a great opportunity to apply your expertise skills in the workplace. The compensation is attractive as is the structured lifestyle roster which allows for personal pursuits and professional development. You will be working in the largest individual coal producing site in the Hunter Valley Muswellbrook region, located at Mt Arthur Coal.
Skills & Experience:
- Letter of competency OR Training transcript to validate your experience
- Order 43 medical
- 12 months experience operating CAT 785, Liebherr T282 and Komatsu 830E
- Reside within 1 hour of Muswellbrook
- Current Drivers License
- 12 month Max Term Contract
- Accrual of annual and personal leave
- Overtime shifts available at $51.52 per hour
- Remuneration on wet weather days
- $46.89 per hour + Super & LSL
- Friendly Stellar onsite team
- Local Muswellbrook Office
Please note these are not trainee positions and candidates will only be contacted if they meet the above criteria.
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When applying please be sure to include with your cv your Drivers license and all relevant certificates and High Risk tickets.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic mining operation that recognizes achievement and offers genuine career opportunities. Don’t forget you will need the appropriate mine site qualifications such as Standard 11Apply for Experienced Heavy Dump Truck Operator Coal Mining Hunter Valley
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
Standard 11 Mining Induction
The Standard 11 is a course that provides skill and knowledge required for working in surface coal mines under the QLD Mining Inspectorate Recognised Standard 11.
If your job means you must access a Queensland coal mine site - you'll need a Standard 11.
The Standard 11 covers essential safety training designed to keep you and other workers safe from injury and harm when working on site.
You can book your course online and we will find a training provider close to your location - we do all the work for you.