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Haul Truck Operator

Mining Operator â Dump Truck Operator

Job Highlights:

  • Earn up to $134,000 inclusive of allowances and bonus

  • 7/4 5/5 roster, 10.5 hour shifts

  • Great team culture on a small mine site near Tamworth

About our Client

Whitehaven Coal is Australia's largest independent coal producer and the leading coal producer in Northwest New South Wales.

About the role:

WorkPac are currently recruiting experienced Dump Truck Operators at an open cut coal mine site near Werris Creek. Be part of the close-knit crew with a great team culture at one of the smaller pits near Gunnedah.

What you will need:

  • 12 months production mining experience with a minimum CAT 777 or similar Skill

  • Full C Class Licence

  • Residential address located within 1hrs drive to Werris Creek

  • Ability to undertake an Order 43 Medical and Drug and Alcohol screening.

  • National Police Check (or willing to obtain)

What you will be doing:

  • Operating Haul Trucks in a production mining environment

  • Working both Day and Night shifts on a 7/4, 5/5 roster


  • Base rate of $37.26 per hour base rate + penalties

  • Additional night shift allowance of $5 per hour

  • Additional Hourly Market allowances paid additional to your rate

  • Allowance 1 = $4 per hour paid weekly

  • Allowance 2 = $3 per hour paid quarterly

  • Quarterly Retention bonus of $12k per year

  • 10.5 hour shifts

  • 7/4, 5/5 roster â enjoy a great work life balance

  • Superannuation paid on all rostered hours

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.

Please be aware that proof of COVID-19 vaccination may apply in accordance with Public Health Orders, State Health Directions and/or site-specific Health and Safety requirements.

Click on the Apply Button or for more information please contact:

Recruiter Name: Chloe Devine

Position: Recruitment Coordinator

Office location: Gunnedah

Phone: 02 6741 8447

Reference: 7220J20235538

At WorkPac, we recognise we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.

Job title: Haul Truck Operator
Contract type: Casual
Location: Regional NSW - Tamworth & North West NSW, Regional New South Wales
Industry: Mining - Production Mining, Oil and Gas
Job expiry: 2023-06-23
Reference: 7220J20235538