A48 PILING RIG BORED ABOVE 20 TONNES

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 ready for travel
  • Explain the procedures and precautions to be taken when travelling over rough, undulating ground
  • Manoeuvre in confined spaces

Setting up for work

  • Position, configure and set for driven works
  • Explain actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services

Working Tasks

  • Accurately form bored piles to completion
  • Comply with signals and instructions
  • Maintain safe working situations
  • Explain lifting requirements and limitations using a piling rig

Completing Work

  • Prepare the crane in preparation of movement from lifting duties

Shutting Down

  • Carry out shut down and securing procedures
  • Explain the de-rigging, loading and unloading procedures for machine transporting