Civil Operators and Labourers
JRT Construction & Equipment Hire
Mackay, Queensland

At JRT, our people deliver services and projects that contribute to making Central Queensland a great place to live and do business.We are proud to an...

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Moxy Driver
ARG Workforce - Construction
Mackay, Queensland

ARG is looking for a multi-skilled operator for an upcoming project at Newlands Coal mine. Must have:Coal board medical Standard 11Glencore inductionM...

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Labourers/ Plant Operators Civil Projects Central North QLD
Aurum Contracting
Townsville City, Queensland

About the business and the roleAurum Contracting is an established Project Management and Full Scope Minor Works, Civil Contractor, Infrastructure and...

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Stabiliser, Profiler and/or Spreader truck Operators
Robinson Civil Group
Townsville City, Queensland

Robinson Civil Group (RCG) is a well-established civil construction company based in the Atherton Tablelands with project works across the Cairns and ...

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Port Operator/Labourer
Synaco Global Recruitment
Townsville, Queensland

Our client is looking for numerous Port Labourers & Machine Operators who are based in Townsville with current tickets to join their company on a casu...

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How much do Backhoe Operator earn in Australia? The average salary of Backhoe Operator is $67,692 in Australia
$67,692 /yr
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Average $67,692
Range $60K - $70K
Last updated February 19 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 Maintenance Accreditation Construction Contracts Drainage Earthmoving Engineering Excavation Excel FIFO Healthcare Iron Lifting Bobcat Construction CPR Drilling Driving Excavation Excel Healthcare Installation Iron Machinery Maintenance
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These skills are most commonly found in Backhoe Operator job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated January 31 2021
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Plant & Machinery Operators roles in Townsville?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Plant & Machinery Operators roles. See what salaries they paid for Plant & Machinery Operators in Townsville. See how they compare to the average Plant & Machinery Operators salary of $67,692.
Chandler Macleod Group
Townsville (100%)
621

$98K-$120K

($41,666)

$98K-$120K
($41,666)
Thiess Pty Ltd
Townsville (100%)
258

$106K-$131K

($51,307)

$106K-$131K
($51,307)
One Key Resources Pty Ltd
Townsville (100%)
122

$83K-$103K

($25,808)

$83K-$103K
($25,808)
Diamantina Shire Council
Townsville (100%)
78

$83K-$102K

($25,216)

$83K-$102K
($25,216)
Global Product Search
Townsville (100%)
66

$86K-$103K

($27,182)

$86K-$103K
($27,182)
Last Updated February 19 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 February 22 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 February 22 2021
Where are Plant & Machinery Operators in Townsville sourced from?
Plant & Machinery Operators are sourced from
these companies
LANE4AQUATICS
Queensland Education
Plant & Machinery Operators are sourced in Townsville are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
La Trobe University
Griffith University
Macquarie University
RMIT University
Last updated February 24 2021
Where are most Backhoe Operator roles located in Australia?
Adelaide 9 / 26%
Brisbane 6 / 17%
Melbourne 4 / 11%
Townsville 4 / 11%
Gold Coast 3 / 9%
Last updated February 19 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Backhoe Operator?
Townsville ($80K)
Canberra ($75K)
Adelaide ($68K)
Perth ($68K)
Sydney ($68K)
Last updated February 19 2021