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Mining Dump Truck Jobs Mackay
CAT 785, 789, KOM 830E, D10 Dozers, 16/24 Graders, Hitachi 5500
WorkPac are recruiting Dump Truck Drivers for work in the Mackay & Coalfields region.
- Even Time Rotating Roster 7/7 – $45p/h Flat
- Meals and camp accommodation provided
- DIDO from Mackay and surrounding areas
About the Role:
Experience Mining Operators for Haul trucks, Multi-Skilled and Digger Operators for immediate and ongoing roles. Working 12hr shifts on a even time roster, rotating day and night shift. Camp located 25kms from site with Bus transport provided from camp to site.
About the Client:
Golding Contractors delivers a full range of open cut mining services in the coal and metalliferous mining sectors, spanning the entire mine development and operations. Golding also offers specialist mine site rehabilitation works including environmental dam construction and reclamation earthworks. All WorkPac roles with Golding Contractors, unless otherwise stated are ongoing roles and their employees are viewed as valuable and core members of the team on site. The majority of their high performing employees have been offered additional training opportunities to expand their knowledge base.
Duties and Responsibilities:
- Operate mobile plant equipment, consisting of minimum;
- CAT 785, 789
- KOM 830E
- D10 Dozers, 16/24 Graders
- Hitachi 5500 Excavators
- Work rotating 7/7 Roster
- Pre-start checks
- Operate equipment safely
- Follow company policies and procedures
- 1 year experience operating above mentioned Haul Trucks with Skills List or RII’s
- Drivers Licence
- Coal Board Medical
- Current Standard 11 Induction Training Statement of Attainment
About the Company:
WorkPac is Australia’s leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, oil and gas and healthcare sectors. They are proud to partner with some of the country’s leading companies to deliver rewarding career opportunities. Register or apply with us for ongoing access to a wide range of temporary and permanent jobs for all skill levels.
Why work for WorkPac?
Looking after their employees is important to them. Their WorkPlus Employee Benefits program offers benefits across health, private insurance, financial services, travel and more. WorkPac have over 45 offices throughout Australia, this means you have the flexibility to work anywhere in Australia with us. As WorkPac has such a large footprint, they know their local areas and are always helping their local community.
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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
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.