Production Operator - Gruyere

Last updated 14 days ago
Location:West Perth
Job Type:Full Time

We are currently seeking experienced Dump Truck Operators to join the Downer team on the Gruyere Gold Mine. You will be working with a high performing and diverse team, focused on safe and efficient operation across the open cut mining project.

The site is based 200km east of Laverton and has a long 12-year mine life. Your trip to site is only a short 1hr 15min flight from Perth and camp is connected to the airport, so there is no need for an extra bus hike on your arrival. The current operating roster is 2 weeks on, 1 week off.


Our fleet of trucks include CAT 785, Komatsu 830e and MT4400. If you have experience in some (or all) of these dump trucks, we would like to hear from you!

However, your success in this role will rely on more than just your experience operating mobile plant. You will need to have a positive attitude, a strong health and safety focus and an ability to well under pressure.

Please note that as an operating gold mine, a current National Police Clearance and drivers’ licence will be required to work on this site.

Due to current COVID-19 restrictions, we are only considering WA based applicants initially. However, as the situation evolves, we will revisit interstate applications so do not hesitate in applying.


  • A supportive work environment with professional development opportunities
  • Competitive hourly rate and 5 weeks of leave;
  • Permanent room allocation
  • Numerous financial benefits including salary sacrifice options, novated leasing, discounts and support programs
  • An overriding commitment to Zero Harm

These are permanent employment opportunities for individuals with passion and drive to contribute to the ongoing development of Downer Mining.

Please apply directly through SEEK or the Downer Careers page, so you do not miss out on this exciting ramp at Gruyere.