MINOR GROUP 711
MOBILE PLANT OPERATORS
MOBILE PLANT OPERATORS operate mechanical plant where mobility is essential to its function, for a variety of purposes other than the transportation of goods or passengers.
Most occupations in this minor group have a level of skill commensurate with an AQF Certificate II or higher qualification or at least 1 years relevant experience.
Tasks performed by Mobile Plant Operators typically include driving plant to worksite; driving or manoeuvring plant on site; selecting and fitting attachments; manipulating controls to operate attachments, mechanically, hydraulically or electrically to pick up or deposit material; and servicing and maintaining plant.
Occupations in this minor group are classified into the following unit groups: