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53-7033.00 - Loading Machine Operators, Underground Mining

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Drive machines into piles of material blasted from working faces.

53-7032.00 Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators
  • Move levers, depress foot pedals, and turn dials to operate power machinery, such as power shovels, stripping shovels, scraper loaders, or backhoes.
  • Operate machinery to perform activities such as backfilling excavations, vibrating or breaking rock or concrete, or making winter roads.
  • Adjust dig face angles for varying overburden depths and set lengths.
  • Drive machines to work sites.
53-7031.00 Dredge Operators
  • Move levers to position dredges for excavation, to engage hydraulic pumps, to raise and lower suction booms, and to control rotation of cutterheads.
  • Start and stop engines to operate equipment.
  • Start power winches that draw in or let out cables to change positions of dredges, or pull in and let out cables manually.