Semi Skilled Coal Mining Operator – Heavy Mobile Jobs
Operators with a strong civil or quarry experience operating min CAT 777 Dump Truck may be considered.
This is a drive in drive out (DIDO) role for an open cut coal mine in the Banana Shire situated 2 hours South West from Rockhampton and 7 hours North West from Brisbane.
- Work Lifestyle roster (4/5, 5/4, 5/5) including PJ Day
- 12.75 Hour Shifts
- Reporting to the production superintendent, you will operate mobile plant equipment consisting of CAT 797 and Komatsu 830 Haul Trucks.
- Camp and Meal Available
- Rental subsidy being paid weekly for Moura residents
- Ongoing Role
- DIDO Camp to Site
- Minimum 6 months experience operating Mechanical Dump Truck min CAT 777 or Electric Dump Truck: Komatsu 730
- Must have site skilled evidence – SSE signed skills list / RII's [...Learn about RII's] Certificate / Letter from site manager / training book or similar
- Current Drivers License
- Current Coal Board Medical or willing to obtain
- Current Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training* or willing to obtain
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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.