Open Cut Truck Operator

Gold Fields

Location: Perth

Job Type: Full time


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Gold Fields Group Services (Pty) Ltd

Role Details

Gold Fields is currently seeking a Truck Driver to join their Surface Mining Team at St Ives Gold Mine. As a Truck Operator, you will drive surface mobile machinery to recover ore, and work to ensure targets are met safely and timely following operational standards.

Safety is a core value at Gold Fields and we expect all levels of employees to always act in a manner that seeks to enhance the safety culture and performance of our company.

This is offered on 4 days on, 4 nights on, 6 days off roster and would require the incumbent to be residential in Kambalda or Kalgoorlie.

Benefits include:

  • 6% Site Allowance, Quarterly Bonus Scheme and Private Health Insurance Allowance
  • Annual Salary review
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Educational assistance, Employee Assistance Program
  • Salary Sacrifice options

About the role:

  • Always act in a manner that seeks to enhance the safety culture and performance of GFA and ensures that the Vital Behaviours are always adhered to.
  • Hauling loads, working collaboratively with team members, and ensuring ore loading & delivery is undertaken to plan;
  • Maintaining a working knowledge of and commitment to all task instructions and procedures and ensure that these are consistently adhered to when carrying out operational tasks;
  • Supporting the efficient operation of the mining systems and processes by providing reliable and accurate operational knowledge and practical application to minimise down time and potential loss of production;
  • Achieving production targets by applying knowledge operating equipment to undertake ore handling (loading, movement and unloading, understanding cycle times) activities in the most safe and efficient manner.
  • Be comfortable working in team environment

About you:

  • Previous experience in Surface Mining operations operating haul trucks and water carts is essential.
  • C’ Class Drivers Licence is compulsory; HR driver’s licence is desirable.
  • Demonstrated high level of safety standards and work behaviour

Applications can be submitted via:

We are committed to achieving a diverse and inclusive workforce, and strongly encourage applications from female, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, as well as candidates with culturally diverse backgrounds.

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