Employment Central - Haul Truck Operator

Haul Truck Operator

Pelly Construction Ltd.

We are actively seeking candidates for Haul Truck Operator positions:
The Haul Truck Operator is responsible to safely operate a rigid frame rock truck (CAT 777) throughout the mine site carrying rock or overburden as per the specifications and direction from the Foremen and Superintendent. It is the responsibility of the operator, to complete these tasks in a safe and efficient manner to avoid injury to themselves or others or damage to the equipment, other property or to the environment.

Our wages are competitive and dependent on experience. Camp accommodations will be provided. Air and/or ground transportation provided from various locations.  Work schedule to be determined. Candidates must be able to travel for work and able to work remotely. After a 3-month waiting period, we offer a generous employee benefits package which includes medical, dental, life and travel insurance coverage.  We also offer a matching RRSP program.
Position Responsibilities & Required Skills (not limited to):

  • Operate haul trucks in a safe and environmentally proficient manner, following all safety standard operating procedures and task-specific protocols implemented;
  • Completes their daily equipment log and safety checks on each unit operated;
  • Report any equipment deficiencies as they encounter them and advise of any repairs or maintenance required on equipment;
  • Check for, and report, safety hazards on the roads, dumps, in the pit and any other work area;
  • Ability to work in adherence to safety practices, procedures and work site regulations and promote safe work behaviour in others;
  • Park the equipment in a safe manner when not in use;
  • Maintain proper coordination and cooperation with the Traffic Control and Dispatch system while working, so that normal activities are not disrupted;
  • Experience with CAT 777  - operating and dumping on slopes;
  • Have a Safety-Focused approach to work, and ability to handle and assist in emergency situations.

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