Westmoreland Mining Holdings LLC currently has 4 positions available for permanent, full-time Dozer or Hauler Operators at the Estevan Mine. Reporting to the Operations Supervisor, this position is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of heavy duty equipment in a coal mining environment.
Duties and Responsibilities
The duties of a Dozer or Hauler Operator include, but are not limited to:
Operating heavy duty equipment in compliance with company policies and safety procedures;
Safely achieving productivity targets;
Performing routine maintenance and safety checks on equipment;
Maintaining a clean and safe cab;
Completing required documentation; and
Other duties as assigned.
Grade 12 diploma or GED;
Ability to work 10.5 or 12-hour shift rotations (days and nights);
Demonstrate the skills and judgment necessary to safely and effectively operate equipment in a variety of terrain, positions, and various weather conditions; and
Display a good understanding of the fundamentals of ground control and hazards associated with working on slopes, spoil material, near highwalls and during hours of darkness.