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Mining Production Excavator Operators


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Working with our mine operator and mining contractor clients you will be an integral part of the team delivering production mine services in a busy open pit mining environment.

You will be operating large Production Excavators to contribute to the overall mine production targets and have a high regard for workplace safety, processes and for your colleagues. In return you will have the opportunity to be involved in major FIFO projects with opportunities for full time permanent conversion.


  • Valid Australian Drivers Licence
  • Able to obtain a National Police Clearance
  • Minimum 12 months surface mining experience
  • Experience Operating 100T+ Excavators such as;
    • Komatsu PC1250, PC2000 +
    • Hitachi EX1000, EX1200 +
  • Experience working to production targets, batters, floor clean ups
  • Ability to pass pre-employment medical and drug and alcohol screen
  • Strong understanding and adherence to OHS requirements


  • 2/1 FIFO Roster ex Perth
  • Good variety of long term mining projects
  • Work with leading mine owners and mining contractors
  • Temporary-to-Permanent opportunities available
  • Competitive pay rates and conditions


Click “Apply Now” to be considered. Recruitment is underway immediately for an ASAP start.

To find out more details on this position or to discuss other potential opportunities, please call Martyn on 0480 042 538


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For more information on the role, please call us on 08 9480 0479 or email us.
Reference: 8360_1666050908
  • Port Hedland, Australia
  • Permanent

AU$60.00 - AU$65 per hour

AUD $60 – $65