Trainee Underground Truck Driver

Gold Fields

Role Details

Gold Fields – Granny Smith is currently seeking expressions of interest for Operator: Truck Trainees to join their Underground Mining team on a 6-month Fixed Term Contract in 2021.

This role is available on 8 days on, 6 days off, 7 nights on, 7 nights off roster and is FIFO from Perth or DIDO from local surrounding communities.

Key responsibilities will include but not limited to;

  • To attend all designated rostered days and arrive fit for work and punctually for shift start times to ensure timely commencement of work activities.
  • Demonstration of being fit for work daily
  • To work well with other team members and demonstrate a willingness to be flexible and work in other roles.
  • Demonstration of excellent housekeeping standards.
  • Ensure all pre-starts are completed and report all activities accurately to Pitram including loading location and nature of material.


Key factors to your success include;

  • High commitment to safety in the workplace
  • Interest in commencing a career within the mining industry
  • Some exposure and understanding of machinery and care of mobile mechanical equipment would be an asset
  • Valid manual drivers license
  • Excellent communication skills both written and oral