A backhoe operator drives and manipulates the bucket of a backhoe to dig and move dirt, sand, gravel or a combination of these materials. He may also operate similar earth-moving or construction equipment as part of his job or have expertise exclusive to backhoes. His job may require coordinating excavation efforts with other drivers and operators, or he may work alone. Must also be able to drive Mini-excavator and Track skid steer.
- Take Guidance from job foreman or project supervisor. Follow all instructions given to the backhoe operator on the details of the task at hand.
- Follow all safety guidelines when using the backhoe to prevent harming others or himself
- when not driving must work in what ever capasity his foreman says. (Labor, AP Plumber or Plumber)