Experienced Dump Truck Mining Operator
Your new company is a large, multinational mining contractor who has various sites across WA. Due to a high work load, they are in need of CAT 793F Dump Truck Operators to assist in their production team.
Your new role
Your new role will be operating 793F Dump Trucks. This role will also require you to perform other duties and tasks when required such as start checks at the beginning of shift and when hot seating, refueling the trucks and any other associated tasks ie cleaning delineation.
What you’ll need to succeed
In order to be successful in your application, you will have had a minimum of 2 year’s recent experience operating 793F Dump Trucks. It will also be necessary for you to pass an extensive medical assessment. You will also need to be based in WA to be considered for this role.
What you’ll get in return
In return you will receive a competitive hourly rate alongside experienced and talented operators in a team where you can progress your own skill set in an ongoing contract position
What you need to do now
If you are interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ or send through an updated resume to Amanda Watson at firstname.lastname@example.org
In conjunction with our client, and there commitment to achieving a diverse workforce, they strongly encourage applications from Females, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Hays are an equal opportunity employer and working in accordance with our client to achieve equality under the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 WA Legislation (section 31).
How to apply
To be considered for this role, please click the ‘Apply Now’ link to submit your application. Only short listed applicants will be contacted.
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 11 *Standard 11 Training*Apply for Experienced Heavy Duty Dump Truck Mining Operator Perth WA
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
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.
You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.