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Loader Operator | Jobs in New Zealand

Loader Operator

Loader Operator is on the Green List of New Zealand:


Loader Operators operate motorised loaders to move and load soil, rock and other material.




  • Prepares and positions plant for operation
  • Selects, fits and removes attachments such as buckets, winches and loading scoops
  • Operates controls to move and load a range of natural materials
  • Monitors operation of plant and adjusts controls to regulate pressure, speed and flow of operation, and ensures safety of other workers
  • Raises, lowers and manipulates attachments using manual and hydraulic controls
  • Works from drawings, markers and verbal instructions
  • Services, lubricates, cleans and refuels plant and performs minor adjustments and repairs.




  • Requires driving
  • Working outdoors


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