Haul Truck Operator
Interested in working in Canada's booming resource industry? College of the Rockies' Haul Truck Operator program is for individuals looking to start a new career within the mining industry. We've worked with industry specialists and invested in a top-of- the-line simulator to ensure that our students receive the most industry-relevant training.
Our 4-week program is offered at our Cranbrook and Fernie campuses with monthly start dates throughout the year.
You will receive:
- 1-on-1 training by instructors with over 30 years of experience working in the mining industry
- Over 25+ hours of driving experience with the most realistic Haul Truck simulator available on the market
- Resume writing and interview skills training to boost your chances of landing a job with a mining company
- Four health and safety certifications often required on mining work sites
Wages & Career Outlook:
As a Haul Truck operator in BC, your annual salary can range from $75,000 to $100,000 + per year. It is predicted that the job market for truck drivers in the mining industry will see a jump of over 100% by 2021:
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Note: This occupation report from Mining Industry Human Resources Council includes all truck drivers in the mining industry, and is not specific to haul truck drivers.