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Haul Truck Operator: Tech 1-6

Date:  Jan 11, 2023

Cripple Creek, CO, US (United States)

Newmont is the world’s leading gold company and a producer of copper, silver, zinc and lead. The Company’s world-class portfolio of assets, prospects and talent is anchored in favorable mining jurisdictions in North America, South America, Australia and Africa. Newmont is the only gold producer listed in the S&P 500 Index and is widely recognized for its principled environmental, social and governance practices. The Company is an industry leader in value creation, supported by robust safety standards, superior execution and technical proficiency. Newmont was founded in 1921 and has been publicly traded since 1925.

What will you be responsible for?


Are you an excellent Driver searching for a Career? Then do we have the job for you! Begin an exciting Career in Mining by learning to operate a Haul Truck. If you have developed skills in Driving while being Safe then Newmont Mining wants you. Take the keys and start your career. Training will be provided.

Here is a snapshot of what your day to day will look like:


  • We lead by example in all Newmont’s safety and environmental processes, ensuring complete safe practices;
  • We operate haul trucks and water trucks to assigned locations such as load-out bin to valley heap leach, and other haulage requirements as assigned by dispatch or requested by the mine supervisor in a safe and productive manner;
  • We must be able to read, write, and possess basic math and science skills to complete daily reporting requirements;
  • We must possess the ability to work unsupervised and wherever needed to assure the success of Newmont Mining.


The above duties and accountabilities are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive.

Your training, skills, and experience checklist


  • Positions available for entry-level operators - must have good work history; good safety demeanor and willingness to learn.
  • Preferred 3-5 years of experience in the safe, productive operation of CAT 777, 785, and 793 haul trucks and 773 water trucks are helpful but not required;
  • Capable of learning all operator's manual, safety rules, and company procedures for all equipment listed above;
  • Demonstrate a complete walk-around inspection and verbally communicate mechanical problems in detail to mine maintenance.

Working conditions and location


  • This role has a 12-hour shift, rotating between days and nights.
  • This position is located at the Cripple Creek & Victor mine site in Colorado.

For more information on Newmont:


Newmont seeks to recruit, hire, place and promote qualified applicants, meaning applicants who meet the minimum requirements of the position, without regard to personal characteristics such as gender, race, nationality, ethnicity, social and indigenous origin, religion or belief, disability, age or sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.


NOTE: Newmont does not ask for or require job applicants to pay money to apply or be considered for employment with the Company. In addition, Newmont does not ask potential job candidates to provide sensitive personal data without first submitting a job application through our secure, online portal, and only as requested for legitimate business purposes.  If you are asked to provide money or sensitive personal data through any other means, do not respond and please report this immediately to

Consistent with Newmont’s values of safety and responsibility, we believe that COVID-19 vaccination is a critical tool to fight this pandemic and protect the health and safety of Newmont’s workforce and the communities in which we work and live. With the wide availability of vaccines in the United States, if you are offered this position, you will have to show proof of a COVID-19 vaccine prior to being hired.  This requirement will be subject to an exemption process, as required by law.  Newmont may update its vaccination policies/requirements at any time in its sole discretion.


Nearest Major Market: Colorado Springs