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 manual, other types of information source and relevant regulations and legislation
  • Undertake all pre-use checks

Travelling & Manouvering

  • Configure and set for travel
  • Travel over rough, undulating ground, substantial inclines and level surfaces
  • Manoeuvre in confined spaces

Setting up for work

  • Configure and set for extracting and demolishing duties
  • Explain actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services

Working Tasks

  • Extract, segregate and stockpile demolition waste
  • Place materials into transporting vehicles and hoppers
  • Demolish parts of a structure or structures (excluding material processing endorsement)
  • Change attachments and boom components (relevant endorsements)
  • Comply with method statements and other instructions
  • State environmental considerations of the demolishing process
  • Lift, move and place a variety of suspended loads (Endorsement F)
  • Travel with suspended loads (Endorsement F)

Completing Work

  • Prepare the crane in preparation of movement from lifting duties

Shutting Down

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