Concrete pump operator directs concrete pump over pre-set steel formwork

Concrete Pump Operator

Concrete Pump Operators operate plants to pump, cast and mould concrete.

Overview

Concrete Pump Operators operate plants to pump, cast and mould concrete.

Day-to-day

  • pumps concrete
  • pours, sprays and spreads concrete over areas such as foundations, pools and retaining walls
  • maintains equipment.

Considerations

  • physically demanding
  • requires driving
  • stressful
  • working outdoors.

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Apprenticeships may be available

To become a Concrete Pump Operator

  • You can work as a Concrete Pump Operator without formal qualifications. Some on the job training may be provided. Some workers have Vocational Education and Training (VET) qualifications in areas such as building, carpentry or joinery.

    Take a Certificate III in Concreting

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