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Operator Dump Truck Jobs Middlemount
CAT Operators 785, 789 and 793 Dump Truck Roles Available
• Competitive hourly rates + Super on all hours
• 7 on rotating rosters, 12.5 hour days
• Meals and camp accommodation provided
About their Client:
Their client is a coal producer and supplier of metallurgical coal operating on a site in the Middlemount Region and are seeking skilled, experienced and safety minded individuals to join their production team in ongoing opportunities.
About Operator Dump Truck Jobs Middlemount:
Reporting to the production superintendent, you will operate mobile plant equipment, consisting of CAT 785, 789 and 793 Haul Trucks. As a key member of a high performing team, you will play an integral role in implementing the client’s production requirements.
Duties and Responsibilities for this dump truck role:
• Operate mobile plant equipment, consisting of CAT 785, 789 and 793 Haul Trucks.
• Work rotating 7 on roster
• Pre-start checks
• Maintain equipment
• Operate equipment safely
• Follow company policies and procedures
Skills/Experience for dump haul truck position:
• 2 years mine site operating experience
• Current Drivers Licence
• Standard 11 Induction Training Induction
• Current Coal Board Medical (or willing to obtain)
• RII Competencies for Haul truck
• Dumps & Tip Heads experience
• Black Coal Competencies for Haul Truck and Water Truck Operations Desirable
• A medical including drug and alcohol testing is required as part of the recruitment process.
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. Looking after their employees is important to us. Through their myrewards platform, they offer benefits from retail rewards through to financial, health cover, insurance, superannuation services and more.
At WorkPac, they recognise they are strengthened by diversity. They are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. They are an Equal Opportunity employer and they encourage applications from women and Indigenous people
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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.
Caterpillar Haul truck 789
The Caterpillar 789 dump truck is typically used in open pit mining. The 789 has a capacity of 177 tonnes, and its engine can produce 1770 horsepower.
There are hundreds of CAT 789 dump trucks on various mine sites in Australia; working hard in open-cut coal mines as well as hauling raw iron ore dirt across the open, dusty mine sites of Western Australia.
Read more about the CAT 789 mining dump truck on our 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.