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Trainee Haul Truck Operator job – Newcastle, Maitland & Hunter

Advertised by: One Key Resources Pty Ltd – Mining – Operations

Trainee Haul Truck Operator jobs – Newcastle, Maitland & Hunter

One Key Resources, part of the Fircroft Group, is a specialist provider of Managed Workforce and Labour Hire solutions to the Mining, Oil & Gas and Infrastructure Industries.

An employer of choice, One Key Resources employs Open Cut and Underground Operators, Tradespeople and Support Staff at close to 100 locations across Australia.

We are seeking persons interested in a Trainee Haul Truck Operator role, to work with our client, on a Fixed Term Contract which includes Annual and Personal Leave entitlements in thh Singleton Area NSW.Are you a Civil Operator / Farming (Agricultural) / Defence Force background?

Are you searching to gain an entry level into mining?

To be successful in this role, you must have:

Minimum 12 months experience in Civil Operating / Farming (Tractors ect) / Defence Force background

Willingness to commit to a 12 month Traineeship

Willingness to undertake a Coal Board Medical and Drug & Alcohol Screening

Ability to work rotating roster, including 12.5 hour day shifts & 12.5 hour night shifts (weekends and public holidays also)

Provide minimum 3x work related referees to verify experience.

In return Workpac offer:

Fixed Term Contract

Competitive hourly rates

Local Position – Be home after every shift

Paid annual and personal leave entitlements

If the above role appeals to you APPLY today!

One Key Resources is committed to workplace diversity and strongly encourages female and indigenous candidates to apply.

These roles are residential only and no camp facilities are provided. Please note, only successful applicants will be contacted.

Location: Newcastle, Maitland & Hunter

Job Type: Contract/Temp

Category: Mining, Resources & Energy

Classification: Mining – Operations

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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 (, 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. 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 salaries, it's difficult to know what the exact take home pay is for a Dump Truck Operator.

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According to, 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).

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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
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