MACHINE OPERATOR - Full Time Position
Herzogsteel
Fyshwick ACT 2609, Australia

URGENT JOB OPPORTUNITYAn opportunity has become available to work in a Canberra owned Steel Supply Company. The main Fyshwick Branch office is looking...

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Various Operator Positions - Dump Truck/Front End Loader/Excavator
Bungendore Sands
Bungendore NSW 2621, Australia

BUNGENDORE SANDSOPERATOR -  Various Positions Available - Dump Truck/Front End Loader/Excavator Bungendore Sands is a large Sand Quarry located along ...

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Loader Operator
CORKHILL BROS
Symonston ACT 2609, Australia

THE BUSINESSCorkhill Bros is a family owned and operated landscape supply business that has been operating since 1954. Our operations include the extr...

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Plant Operator - Quarries
Boral Ltd
Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Based in Canberra and reporting to the Quarry Manager, we are looking for an experienced PlantOperator, whose primary responsibilities will be on the ...

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Crane Operator/Truck Driver
Agricultural Equipment Holdings Group
Parkes NSW 2870, Australia

We are currently looking for a full time Crane Operator/Truck Driver to join our friendly and high performing team at McPhersons Parts & Service in Pa...

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How much do Backhoe Operator earn in Australia? The average salary of Backhoe Operator is $65,512 in Australia
$65,512 /yr
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Average $65,512
Range $60K - $70K
Last updated September 03 2021
The average pay range for Backhoe Operator is between $60K and $70K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $90K per year. The average number of Backhoe Operator roles advertised per month is 4 in Australia between October 2020 and August 2021.
What are the most common skills required to be a Backhoe Operator? The most common skills required for a Backhoe Operator are:
Construction Construction Construction Construction Drainage Engineering Excel Accreditation Construction Drainage Engineering Excavation Excel Haulage Asbestos Bobcat Cement Coal Concrete Construction CPR Drilling Earthmoving Earthworks Engineering Excavation Excel Healthcare Installation Iron
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These skills are most commonly found in Backhoe Operator job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated August 31 2021
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Plant & Machinery Operators roles in Australia?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Plant & Machinery Operators roles. See what salaries they paid for Plant & Machinery Operators in Australia. See how they compare to the average Plant & Machinery Operators salary of $65,512.
Chandler Macleod Group
Townsville (68%), Brisbane (13%), Perth (12%), Adelaide (4%) +2 others
1,518

$88K-$111K

($34,415)

$88K-$111K
($34,415)
WorkPac - Western Australia
Perth (119%)
572

$86K-$105K

($30,702)

$86K-$105K
($30,702)
Thiess Pty Ltd
Townsville (67%), Brisbane (33%)
560

$99K-$178K

($73,775)

$99K-$178K
($73,775)
Thiess Pty Ltd
Townsville (60%), Brisbane (34%), Newcastle (4%), Perth (2%)
463

$108K-$133K

($55,636)

$108K-$133K
($55,636)
Programmed Skilled Workforce
Perth (100%)
461

$103K-$127K

($50,036)

$103K-$127K
($50,036)
Last Updated September 03 2021
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How many years does it take to become a Backhoe Operator?
Most candidates undertake an average of 5 years Building & Construction prior to being appointed as a Backhoe Operator.
Average Building & Construction required to become a Backhoe Operator
Last updated September 14 2021
Most candidates have on average 9 years working experience prior to becoming a Backhoe Operator.
Average Building & Construction required to become a Backhoe Operator
Last updated September 14 2021
Where are Plant & Machinery Operators in Canberra sourced from?
Plant & Machinery Operators are sourced from
these companies
BP Emu Plains
Centrelink
Coles Queanbeyan
Countdown Supermarket
Creative Organization
Plant & Machinery Operators are sourced in Canberra are most likely to be sourced from these schools
Canberra Institute of Technology
Charles Sturt University
Gujarat University
University of Canberra
University of Wollongong
Last updated September 14 2021
Where are most Backhoe Operator roles located in Australia?
Melbourne 9 / 21%
Sydney 9 / 21%
Brisbane 6 / 14%
Adelaide 5 / 12%
Perth 3 / 7%
Last updated September 03 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Backhoe Operator?
Melbourne ($78K)
Townsville ($78K)
Adelaide ($75K)
Canberra ($70K)
Perth ($68K)
Last updated September 03 2021