Excavator Operator

Excavator Operators

  • $64 - $69/hour based on experience| Working for a TIER 1 mining contractor.

  • FIFO from Perth| 2:1 or 2:2 Roster

  • Permanent full-time position

What you will be doing

WorkPac is looking foran experienced production Excavator operator for a role based at Iron Bridge. Successful candidates will have at least 2 years mining production excavator experience. You will be operating Hitachi EX3600 and Cat 6060. Successful candidates will work 12-hour days on a 2:1 or 2:2 roster.

In this role, you will:

  • Operating machinery efficiently, safely, and competently to ensure maximum output

  • Complying with Clients policies and procedures

  • Responding to instructions from Mining Supervisor

  • Excavating to design boundaries of ore bodies, berms and pit walls

  • Ensuring floor levels are maintained

  • Minimising dilution and achieving design parameters within acceptable tolerances

  • Setting and maintain high housekeeping standards

  • Carrying out pre-start checks

Mine Site Facilities:

  • Newly renovated camp accommodation

  • 2 gyms + a women???s only gym, sports games and gym classes

  • Outdoor swimming pool, basketball/volleyball court, soccer pitch & hiking tracks

  • Recreation rooms (pool table, darts etc)

  • High quality food options (including made to order)

  • In-room entertainment with own-device casting ability + WiFi

  • Village shop and supporting amenities

  • Newly built crib hut

About you

  • At least 2 years mining experience as mining production excavator operator

  • Equivalent to or specific experience operating Hitachi EX3600 and CAT6060 is essential

  • Experience in loading dump trucks in a mining production environment essential

  • Sound knowledge and understanding of ore mark ups and pit configuration

  • Skills to mine out benches and cutting batters, leaving minimal amount of material for final trim to design of batter angle

  • HR drivers licence (desirable)

  • Proven compliance and commitment to health and safety at all times

About WorkPac

WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, oil and gas and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding career opportunities. Looking after our employees is important to us. Through our myrewards platform, we offer benefits from retail rewards through to financial, health cover, insurance, superannuation services and more.

If you are interested in the above job and would like more information, please don't hesitate to APPLY NOW or contact me on the number below:

Maryna De Bruin - WorkPac Industrial WA

Number: (08) 9591 0389
Job Reference - 764J202483250

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: Excavator Operator
Contract type: Casual
Location: Australia, Perth
Industry: Mining - Production Mining, Oil & Gas
Job expiry: 2024-03-14
Reference: 764J202483250


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