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Heavy Mobile Plant Operators – FIFO Perth
- Various Projects
- Ongoing Work
- Mining Experience Essential
Established in 2009, Acorn Human Resources provide innovative and cost-effective recruitment services, sourcing candidates from our Perth and Kalgoorlie operations. They offer a wide range of skilled candidates to both blue-collar and white-collar sectors across Western Australia.
Acorn HR is currently searching to fill multiple roles with a mining giant in the Goldfields. This is a great opportunity to make great money while building a career with an industry leader in the Goldfields. There will be a pathway to permanent employment on offer. These roles are FIFO from Perth and an immediate start is available for successful candidates.
Various start dates are available for the following positions:
- Dump Truck Operators (Experienced) $39ph
- All rounders (DTO, Dozer, Grader, Water Cart, Excavator) $41-$45ph
- Excavators (Experienced) $48ph
All roles are on a variety of projects and offer a 2/1 roster with weekly pay.
Minimum requirements include National Police Clearance and 2 contactable references from previous employment. A full medical will also need to be completed for you to be successful.
Acorn HR offer benefits to employees with weekly pay, 24/7 contact for support and resources to assist your ongoing employment.
You must live in and have the right to work in Australia to be considered for positions with Acorn HR. Check out our website for more jobs available at www.acornrecruit.com.au
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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 Induction TrainingApply for Experienced Heavy Mobile Plant Operators FIFO Mining Goldfields
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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