Underground Truck Operator

Gold Fields

Location: Laverton

Job Type: Full time


Gold Fields Group Services (Pty) Ltd

Role Details:

Gold Fields Australia is currently seeking Operator Truck Drivers to work underground in our Granny Smith operation.

Reporting to the Supervisor: Underground, you will be responsible for the operation of underground trucks as directed in a safe, effective, and efficient manner to meet operational requirements.

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 8 days on, 6 days off, 7 nights on, 7 days off roster and is FIFO from Perth, or DIDO for local community.

Benefits include:
Gold Fields has a vast array of benefits including:

  • Stability - Granny Smith has a 10-year mine life
  • 6 % Site Allowance & Quarterly Bonus Scheme & Private Health Insurance Allowance
  • Salary continuance scheme and life insurance
  • Virgin Velocity reward points
  • Continual training and the ability to expand your career
  • Salary Sacrifice options

Duties of the role:

  • Be organized and prepared to undertake all assigned tasks by the Supervisor
  • Hand overs and technical support to be shown to the team
  • Demonstration of excellent housekeeping standards.
  • Operate machines to achieve the required production levels
  • Ensure all pre-starts are completed and arrive fit for work for all rostered days
  • Report all activities accurately to Pitram including loading location and nature of material.

About You:

  • Displayed operating underground trucks in an underground environment
  • Have sound understanding of machinery and care of mobile mechanical equipment.
  • Valid driver’s vehicle license
  • Current Dangerous Goods and Working at Heights card
  • Apply First Aid Certification is a nice to have
  • Eager to learn new roles and develop within the underground crews

Applications can be submitted via: https://careers.goldfields.com/Australia

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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