NDD Hydro Excavation Truck Operator
Downer EDI Services Pty Ltd
Bayswater VIC 3153, Australia

Downer VIC Pipelines team are seeking to meet the increased volume of work for our Yarra Valley Water & City West Water contracts. To help facilitate ...

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Plant Operator
Hill Earthworks
Warragul VIC 3820, Australia

Plant operatorGreat Hourly Rate, Super & Travel AllowanceOH&S White Card EssentialMin 3 years experienceWe are currently seeking an experienced all ro...

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Experienced Excavator Operators
Egans Plant Hire
Bulla VIC 3428, Australia

About the business:Egans Group is a company with a long history of providing reliable, professional service to the Australian construction industry. W...

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Plant Operator
Joslyn Group
Doreen VIC 3754, Australia

We are seeking Plant Operators or Sports Field Construction Operators to join our team at Joslyn Group. Due to continued growth within our company, we...

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Concrete Pump Operator
Pump Master
Keysborough VIC 3173, Australia

About us.Pump Master P/L is a small family run concrete pumping company located in the south eastern suburbs of Melbourne which provides a unique conc...

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How much do Backhoe Operator earn in Melbourne, Australia? The average salary of Backhoe Operator is $67,857 in Melbourne, Australia
$67,857 /yr
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Average $67,857
Range $70K - $80K
Last updated September 03 2021
The average pay range for Backhoe Operator is between $70K and $80K. Salaries vary from a low of $50K up to $90K per year. The average number of Backhoe Operator roles advertised per month is 1 in Melbourne, Australia between November 2020 and June 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 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 $67,857.
Cleanaway
Melbourne (100%)
105

$45K-$55K

(($17,016))

$45K-$55K
(($17,016))
Evolve Scientific Recruitment
Melbourne (100%)
102

$46K-$63K

(($13,257))

$46K-$63K
(($13,257))
Daniels Health
Melbourne (100%)
100

$49K-$60K

(($13,068))

$49K-$60K
(($13,068))
Fetch Recruitment
Melbourne (100%)
88

$67K-$85K

($8,726)

$67K-$85K
($8,726)
ARG Workforce - Construction
Melbourne (100%)
88

$64K-$74K

($1,893)

$64K-$74K
($1,893)
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 Melbourne sourced from?
Plant & Machinery Operators are sourced from
these companies
The Lead Generation Co.
Coles Supermarket
BIG W
Woolworths
Qantas Airways
Plant & Machinery Operators are sourced in Melbourne are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
RMIT University
Victoria University
Swinburne University of Technology
Monash University
Last updated September 13 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