This qualification reflects the role of individuals working as skilled operators in civil construction, who apply a broad range of skills in varied work contexts, using some discretion and judgement and relevant theoretical knowledge. The individual may provide theoretical advice and support a team.
The qualification applies to specialist occupations in bituminous surfacing, bridge construction and maintenance, pipe laying, road construction and maintenance, road marking, tunnel construction, timber bridge construction and maintenance, traffic management and general civil construction occupations.
Licensing, legislative and certification requirements that apply to this qualification can vary between states, territories, and industry sectors. Users must check requirements with relevant body before applying the qualification.
Career Opportunities: Face Loader Operator, Quarry Processing Plant Operator, Grader Operator (Extractive Industries), Haul Truck Operator (Mining),Front-end Loader Operator, Plant Service and Maintenance Operator (Quarry),Quarry Equipment Operator, Dozer Operator (Mining and Extractive Industries), Pipelayer Operator, Scraper Operator (Mining), Inbye and Outbye Operator, Sales Loader Operator, Scraper Operator (Civil Construction), Scraper Operator (Extractive Industries), Mobile Plant Operator (Extractive Industries), Backhoe Operator, Excavator Operator (Mining and Extractive Industries), Earthmoving Plant Operator, Water Cart Operator, Quarry Mobile Equipment Operator, Excavator Operator (Mining), Bogger Operator, Shotfirer’s Assistant, Shotfirer, Bulldozer Operator, Grader Operator (Civil Construction),Grader Operator (Mining), Haul Truck Operator (Extractive Industries), Excavator Operator (Civil Construction)