A41 LOADER COMPRESSOR

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Describe the nature of the sector of industry and their role and responsibilities as a plant operator

Preparing for Work

  • Name and explain the purpose of principal components, the basic construction, controls and terminology
  • Conform with manufacturer’s requirements as per the operator’s handbook, other types of information source and relevant regulations and legislation
  • Undertake all pre-use checks

Travelling & Manouvering

  • Configure and set for site and highway travel
  • Travel over rough, undulating ground and level surfaces; laden and unladen
  • Manoeuvre in confined spaces

Setting up for work

  • Configure and set for loading operations
  • Configure and set for pneumatic tool operations
  • Explain actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services

Working Tasks

  • Sort and place materials into transporting vehicles and/or hoppers
  • Clear spread materials

Completing Work

  • Carry out compressor shut-down procedures and tool/equipment storing

Shutting Down

  • Carry out shut down and securing procedures
  • Explain the loading and unloading procedures for machine transporting