Dump Truck Jobs in Queensland by WorkPac Group
Published Date: 02/01/2019
Job Advertiser: WorkPac Group
Job Description: Operator Coal Mining – L3 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.
Job details for
Experienced Dump Truck Operators Required for Work at a Open Cut Coal Mine Near Dysart
Lifestyle Roster – 7 & 7
$44.15 per hour
12.5 Hour Shifts
Camp and Accommodation included
BIBO available from Mackay
About the Role
We are currently seeking experienced Pre-Strip Operators for work at a Open Cut Mine Site near Dysart
Duties and Responsibilities
Operating a variety mining machinery on a large open cut mine site
Maintain high standard of housekeeping on equipment
Communicating with other operators and assist in traffic management
A minimum of two years experience operating CAT 789/793/797 or Komatsu 830/930E Dump Trucks
A skills list identifying relevant above experience
Current C class drivers licence
A current coal board medical
Must be reliable and have a strong commitment to safety
Candidates please note that the on-boarding process for these roles will be structured and will be required to undertake
How to apply for the WorkPac Group Operator Coal Mining – L3 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