Mower Operator
HAYS
Melbourne, Victoria

Immediate Start | Ongoing Positions | $28 per hour | On Site Parking Experienced mower operators required for large commercial business located in Nor...

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Excavator Operator
Western Labour Hire
Donvale, Victoria

About our BusinessWestern Labour Hire is an Australian owned and operated private company. We aim to continuously improve our systems and standards to...

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Dump Truck Operator
Marble
Moorabbin, Victoria

Due to lots of new projects being awarded, our client is chasing experienced Rigid Dump Truck Operators for ongoing work! Quarry Project - 10 months +...

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Skid Steer | Bobcat Operator
Denovo Recruitment
Melbourne, Victoria

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Vacuum Excavation Truck Operator
Vac Group Operations
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How much do Backhoe Operator earn in Australia? The average salary of Backhoe Operator is $67,800 in Australia
$67,800 /yr
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Average $67,800
Range $60K - $70K
Last updated March 05 2021
The average pay range for Backhoe Operator is between $60K and $70K. Salaries vary from a low of $50K up to $90K per year. The average number of Backhoe Operator roles advertised per month is 3 in Australia between March 2020 and February 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 Coal Construction Drilling Accreditation Construction Contracts Drainage Earthmoving Engineering Excavation Excel FIFO Healthcare Iron Bobcat Coal Construction CPR Drilling Driving Earthmoving Engineering Excavation Excel Healthcare Installation Iron Lifting
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These skills are most commonly found in Backhoe Operator job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated February 28 2021
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Plant & Machinery Operators roles in Melbourne?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Plant & Machinery Operators roles. See what salaries they paid for Plant & Machinery Operators in Melbourne. See how they compare to the average Plant & Machinery Operators salary of $67,800.
ARG Workforce - Construction
Melbourne (100%)
88

$64K-$74K

($1,950)

$64K-$74K
($1,950)
Cleanaway
Melbourne (100%)
82

$45K-$55K

(($17,001))

$45K-$55K
(($17,001))
Hays Trades & Labour
Melbourne (100%)
69

$53K-$64K

(($8,846))

$53K-$64K
(($8,846))
Fetch Recruitment
Melbourne (100%)
53

$70K-$81K

($8,150)

$70K-$81K
($8,150)
AWX Melbourne
Melbourne (100%)
50

$48K-$58K

(($14,675))

$48K-$58K
(($14,675))
Last Updated March 05 2021
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How many years does it take to become a Backhoe Operator?
Most candidates undertake an average of 2 years Building & Construction prior to being appointed as a Backhoe Operator.
Average Building & Construction required to become a Backhoe Operator
Last updated March 08 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 March 08 2021
Where are Plant & Machinery Operators in Melbourne sourced from?
Plant & Machinery Operators are sourced from
these companies
The Lead Generation Co.
BIG W
Contact Centre
Coles Supermarket
Davies Bakery
Plant & Machinery Operators are sourced in Melbourne are most likely to be sourced from these schools
RMIT University
TAFE
Victoria University
La Trobe University
La Trobe University
Last updated March 08 2021
Where are most Backhoe Operator roles located in Australia?
Adelaide 9 / 26%
Brisbane 6 / 17%
Melbourne 6 / 17%
Gold Coast 3 / 9%
Perth 3 / 9%
Last updated March 05 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Backhoe Operator?
Melbourne ($78K)
Canberra ($75K)
Townsville ($75K)
Adelaide ($68K)
Perth ($68K)
Last updated March 05 2021