7111-17 Loader Operator
Operates motorised loaders to move or load soil, rock or other material.
The entry requirement for this occupation is an AQF Certificate II or higher qualification or at least 1 years relevant experience. Registration or licensing is required.
- manoeuvres machines to force buckets into material to be lifted and to tip contents into trucks, railroad cars or on to conveyers or stockpiles
- hoists and moves heavy objects such as pipe sections or timber using wire cables attached to buckets
- observes surveyors' pegs and other markers while excavating or backfilling materials to maintain specified levels or size and depth of excavations
- services and makes minor adjustments and repairs to machines
Front-end Loader Operator