Mobile Plant Operator (not covered elsewhere)

Mobile Plant Operators (not covered elsewhere) includes jobs like Cable Ferry Operator, Dredge Operator, Mulcher Operator, Snow Groomer, Straddle Carrier Operator, and Tunneller.

Overview

Mobile Plant Operators (not covered elsewhere) includes jobs like Cable Ferry Operator, Dredge Operator, Mulcher Operator, Snow Groomer, Straddle Carrier Operator, and Tunneller.

Day-to-day

  • prepares and positions plant for operation
  • selects, fits and removes attachments
  • operates controls to carry out required tasks
  • monitors operation of plant and adjusts controls to regulate pressure, speed and flow of operation, and ensures safety of other workers
  • raises, lowers and manipulates attachments using manual and hydraulic controls
  • works from drawings, markers and verbal instructions
  • services, lubricates, cleans and refuels plant and performs minor adjustments and repairs.

Considerations

  • requires driving
  • working outdoors.

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To become a Mobile Plant Operator (not covered elsewhere)

  • You can work as a Mobile Plant Operator (not covered elsewhere) without formal qualifications, however, they may be useful. Some workers have a Vocational Education and Training (VET) qualification.

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