Boiler or Engine Operator
Operates and maintains stationary engines, boilers, refrigeration and airconditioning systems, and associated mechanical plant. Registration or licensing is required.
Specialisations: Airconditioning Plant Operator, Marine Engine Driver, Motorman/woman (Fluids Drilling), Refrigeration Plant Operator
Bulk Materials Handling Plant Operator
Operates plant to load, unload, move, store and stack bulk materials such as grain, sugar and mineral ore.
Specialisations: Bulk Fluids Handler, Conveyor Belt Operator, Grain Handler, Palletiser Operator, Tank Farm Operator (Petroleum)
Cement Production Plant Operator
Operates plant to produce cement, lime and clinker.
Specialisations: Cement Crusher Operator, Cement Despatch Operator, Cement Grinding Mill Operator, Cement Kiln Operator
Concrete Batching Plant Operator
Operates mixing plant to produce batches of concrete from cement, sand, aggregate, water and other ingredients.
Specialisations: Premix Concrete Batcher
Concrete Pump Operator
Operates plant to pump, cast and mould concrete. Registration or licensing is required.
Specialisations: Concrete Boom Operator
Paper and Pulp Mill Operator (also called Paper Machine Operator or Paper Maker)
Operates plant to produce paper pulp from woodchips and to make paper sheets.
Specialisations: Bleach Plant Operator, Dryerman/woman (Paper Mill), Fourdrinier Machine Operator, Inverform Machine Operator, Paper Rewinder Operator, Paperboard Machine Operator
Railway Signal Operator (also called Railway Switching and Signalling Operator)
Controls the movement of trains, and assembles and disassembles trains within a marshalling yard.
Specialisations: Railway Shunter, Railway Yard Assistant
Oversees the safe movement of trains using a computerised train control signalling system.
Waste Water or Water Plant Operator
Operates plant to store, distribute and treat water including purifying water for human consumption and removing wastes from sewage.
Operates weighing plant and issues measurement tickets which provide readings of vehicle and livestock weight.
Specialisations: Licensed Weigher
Other Stationary Plant Operators
Includes Air Compressor Operator, Beverage Distiller, Bitumen Plant Operator, Crematorium Operator, Lock Master (Water Transport), Snow Maker, Timber Treatment Plant Operator, Wash Plant Operator