Earthmoving Labourer

Earthmoving Labourers perform routine tasks in excavating earth, clearing and levelling sites, and digging irrigation channels.

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    Overview

    Earthmoving Labourers perform routine tasks in excavating earth, clearing and levelling sites, and digging irrigation channels.

    Day-to-day

    • digging holes and shovelling excavated material onto conveyors, wheelbarrows and trucks for removal
    • spreading and levelling soil, gravel and sand on roads and driveways, trench bottoms and similar locations. may utilise earthmoving machinery (e.g. trenching and digging machines).

    Considerations

    • Physically demanding
    • Requires driving
    • Working outdoors

    To become an Earthmoving Labourer

    • You can work as an Earthmoving Labourer without formal qualifications. Some on the job training may be provided. A certificate I or II in construction might be helpful.