Dump Truck Jobs in Queensland by WorkPac Group
Published Date: 10/01/2019
Job Advertiser: WorkPac Group
Job Description: Mobile Plant Operator job
This is a sample Regional Queensland WorkPac Group mining and resource sector job from WorkPac Group, who are a leading labour hire company in Australia. They continually advertise a wide range of jobs for workers with experiene as WorkPac Group.
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About our Client
Our client is Australias largest coal miner and exporter, the world’s largest coal producer and supplier of metallurgical coal.
About the Role
WorkPac is currently seeking experienced Dump Truck Operators with a minimum 12 months experience.
Skills & Experience
To be a suitable applicant for this position you will require:
Coal Board Medical
Standard 11 Induction Training
At least 12 months experience operating mechanical and Electric trucks ,Haul trucks – CAT 789, 793, 730E , 830E
MUST have previous experience on an open cut coal mine
Opportunities for training, development and internal promotion within the company. Accommodation and meals supplied , Roster is 7/7 roster ( 7 days & then 7 Nights ) 12.5hr days.
What you need to do now
If you believe you are suitable for this role and match the above criteria then please click the ‘Apply’ button. Or for more information, please email Marie.Gamble@Workpac.com or contact 07 4979 8613
How to apply for the WorkPac Group Mobile Plant Operator job
Category: Mining, Oil & Gas
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.
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