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Dump Truck Operator

Job Highlights

  1. Great earning opportunity! Potential to earn up $125,000 per year + Super

  2. 7/7 Roster and great location, DIDO, Residential, BIBO (ex Mackay)

  3. True pathways to Permanent Opportunities!

In partnership with Peabody, WorkPac has opportunities for Dump Truck Operators, for various departments at their Coppabella based operation. Ideally, we are seeking those with strong Electric experience. Enquire now to see if this is your perfect match!

About Our Client

Peabody is a leading coal producer, providing essential products for the production of affordable, reliable energy and steel. Their commitment to sustainability underpins everything they do while also shaping their future strategy.

Coppabella Mine is located only 140km southwest of Mackay and is a Surface Mine utilizing a Dragline, Dozer and Truck & Shovel method.

What You Will Be Doing

As an experienced Operator, you will have the ability to operate Rear Dump Trucks and preferably you will be well versed in Electric drive. Applicants with both Mechanical and Electric drive experience encouraged to apply. These positions are responsible for operating heavy mining equipment in a safe and efficient manner to achieve production targets safely within the Mining asset.

You will have the ability to operate Rear Dump Trucks Komatsu 830E within a coal mining environment.

This role will be part of a 7/7 roster working 12.5hr shifts, days and nights with meals and accommodation provided.

What You Will Need

  1. Previous mining experience as a Production Operator (Single or Multiskilled) within a Coal Mining setting, such as Komatsu 830, 930 - Electric skills highly regarded

  2. You will need to have obtained a Standard 11 & Coal Board Medical within last 2 years or be willing to attain this

  3. SSE signed skills list, Current Drivers Licence & right to work in Australia

  4. The ability to pass a Medical and Drug and Alcohol screen


  1. Career Progression, upskilling and a pathway to permanent shirts

  2. Great earning capability!

  3. Be part of a team that values culture and safety above all

About Workpac

WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, light industrial and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding permanent, contract, temporary and traineeship recruitment opportunities.

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Kristine Brachmann - 07 4969 4763

QLD Mining

Job Reference Number: 7396J202237728

Job title: Dump Truck Operator
Contract type: Casual
Location: Mackay & Central QLD - Greater Mackay & Bowen Basin, Mackay & Central QLD
Industry: Mining - Production Mining, Oil and Gas
Job expiry: 2023-02-26
Reference: 7396J202237728