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Mining Shutdowns Fitter Jobs Mackay** This job is no longer available, see our most recent mining jobs here.
Benefits of Role:
- Weekly Pay
- Excellent Pay Rates
- On going maintenance & shutdown activity
About the Role :
readi is currently seeking experienced Mechanical Fitters for shut downs in Central Queensland. They service BHP, Anglo and Glencore sites. Meals and accommodation are provided on a DIDO bases. You must live in Queensland to be considered for this position as travel is not covered.
They are searching for ALREADY inducted personell at Goonyella RS, Curragh, Blackwater CHPP, Saraji, Caval Ridge and Hail Creek (Glencore). If you are already inducted at any of these mines, your application will be highly regarded.
If you do not have the below requirements, you will not be shortlisted.
To be successful :
- Sound mechanical aptitude in fixed plant and equipment
- Experience working within the QLD mining industry
- Relevant trade qualification
- C class driver’s licence
- Must have own tools of trade
- Coal Board Medical
- Standard 11 Induction Training SOA
- Confined Space & Working at Heights Certificates
- Have a commitment to zero harm in the workplace and act in a safe manner at all times
- Have a “Can-Do” attitude that ensures our clients expectations are continuously exceeded
- Be able to pass a pre-employment drug & alcohol lab test
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 pays, 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