Heavy Equipment Operator


Extensive experience in an open pit mining production environment

  • Caterpillar 777/785 Haul Trucks
  • Caterpillar 6290 & 5150 Blast Hole Rigs
  • Caterpillar 14M/16M Motor Grader
  • Caterpillar D9T Dozer
  • Caterpillar 992K/993K Loader
  • Hitachi EX 1900 shovel

 Safe to operate:

  • Pre-start checks are carried out in accordance with manufacturers’ and/or site requirements.
  • Start-up, park-up, shutdown and communication procedures are carried out to manufacturers’ and/or site requirement including log on procedures for machine.
  • Emergency procedures are carried out in accordance with the manufacturers’ and/or mine procedures.
  • Safe operating practices, including operating controls, monitoring gauges and systems, conducting safety checks and use of two-way radio and any other system for communication are carried out within manufacturers’ and/or site specific requirements.
  • Equipment is operated within vehicle limitations as specified by the manufacturer and/or site requirements.
  • Ensure the machine is operated in a manner that maximizes tire life and equipment life.
  • Records are maintained in accordance with site requirements.
  • Loading and hauling operations are carried out with all types of materials in all weather conditions by day and night; within safety requirements and accurate delivery of material to assigned dump location.
  • Dumping operations are carried out with regards to legislative/site requirements.
  • Work is completed in accordance with the agreed plan and outcomes and within the operating capacities of the equipment.
  • Zero equipment damage due to negligence or not following procedure.


  • Report any safety or mechanical problems with the equipment in accordance with company procedures.
  • Document and record production information.
  • Perform other work required or as directed.
  • Perform all duties and activities in a manner which conforms to company safety and environmental standards.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Mobile equipment operations experience (minimum of 5 years)
  2. Ability to understand and apply verbal and written work and safety-related instructions and procedures given in English.
  3. Ability to communicate in English with respect to job assignments, job procedures, and applicable safety standards.

Education: High School Diploma or equivalent

8 May 2019

Work Type:
United States
Haile Operations
Date expires:
31 Jul 2019