Posted Mar 28, 2024Haul Truck Operator



Business: Nhwelmen Construction




Haul Truck Operator

Temporary - $28–$32 an hour


We are currently recruiting Off Road Haul Truck Operators to join our growing team working at the Highland Valley Copper Mine near Logan Lake. This is a full-time, temporary position expected to last for approximately three months with potential opportunity for long term employment.

General Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Work safely in a mining or civil construction environment following company procedures and policies
  • Daily 360° inspection of all equipment for operational and safety checks and advise if repair is required
  • Accurately complete all work reports and maintenance logs as required
  • Support operations through manual labour, including shoveling, operating powered equipment, loading and unloading of miscellaneous supplies and equipment, light maintenance, and other duties as needed


  • Ability to complete mandatory internet-based Orientation and Indoctrination training and certification
  • Class 5 Driver’s Licence and ability to provide a clean Drivers Abstract
  • Operates safely with care and attention to the equipment, the jobsite and the crew
  • 1 - 3 plus years’ experience operating a Rigid Frame or Articulated Haul Truck
  • Familiar with Field Level Hazard Assessment
  • Willingness to step out of the cab and perform labour tasks if and when required
  • Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions and lift up to 50 lbs
  • Strict compliance with equipment cleanliness, maintenance & completing logs
  • Experience on other equipment is an asset
  • Mining experience an asset
  • Good communication skills
  • Reliable transportation

What we offer:

  • $28 to $32 per hour based on experience
  • Potential for long term employment opportunities

Location: This position is based out of the Highland Valley Copper Mine located near Logan Lake, British Columbia.

This is not a camp position; employees provide their own transportation to/from the job site.

Nhwelmen Construction is a 100% indigenous owned company and a Certified Aboriginal Business by the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business.


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