Dump Truck Operator

Job Highlights

  • Great earning opportunity, potential to earn up $125,000 per year + Super

  • 7/7 Roster and great location, DIDO, Resi, BIBO (ex Mackay)

  • Career development , great culture and environment to succeed

In partnership with Peabody, WorkPac has opportunities for Dump Truck Operators, for various departments at their Coppabella and Moorevale based operations. Ideally, we are seeking those with strong Electrical & Mechanical experience.

So if you are interested in exploring your next move, call now.

  • You can choose to engage with WorkPac as a Casual or Perm arrangement on commencement

  • True pathways to Permanent Opportunities with our Client as your tenure grows!

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.

Their sites within the Peabody Coppabella & Moorvale Joint Venture (CMJV) are located at Coppabella and Moorevale which is 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 such as CAT 789/793, 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

  • Previous mining experience as a Production Operator (Single or Multiskilled) within a Coal Mining setting, such as Komatsu 830, 930 or CAT 793 and above - Electric skills highly regarded

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

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

  • The ability to pass a Medical and Drug and Alcohol screen


  • Career Progression, upskilling and a pathway to permanent shirts

  • Great earning capability!

  • 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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RC - Kristine Brachmann

QLD Mining

Job Reference Number:7396J202338753

Job title: Dump Truck Operator
Contract type: Casual
Location: Mackay & Central QLD
Industry: Mining - Production Mining, Oil & Gas
Job expiry: 2023-04-11
Reference: 7396J202338753


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