NSQF-Dumper Tipper Operator.pdf

Dumper/Tipper Operator

  • Job DescriptionThe Dumper/Tipper operator drives a heavy specialized truck used to haul large volumes of over burden, rock or ore over short distances. The dumper operator then uses the body hoist control lever to tip the rear part of the truck in order to discharge its load to rear, bottom or one side of the truck. Dumper operators are responsible to check that their safety systems are working properly and for performing basic maintenance on the Dumper.
  • CodeMIN/Q 0403
  • SectorMining
  • NSQF LevelLevel 4
  • Notional Hours120
  • Accrediting BodiesSkill Council for Mining Sector
  • Certifying BodiesSkill Council for Mining Sector
  • Proposed Occupation

    Open Cast and Underground

  • International Comparability

    In progress

  • Progression Pathway

    Level 6

  • Qualification File NSQF-Dumper Tipper Operator.pdf
  • Supporting Documents
  • Formal structure of the qualification
    Title of unit or other component Mandatory/ Optional Estimated size (Hours) Level
    MIN/N 0408 (Prepare Dumper) Mandatory 120 (Cumulative Notional Hour for all NOS) 4
    MIN/N 0409 (Perform Dumper Operations) Mandatory 4
    MIN/N 0410 (Perform basic maintenance and troubleshooting on dumper) Mandatory 4
    MIN/N 0411 (Carry Out Reporting and Logging) Mandatory 4
    MIN/ N0901 (Health and Safety) Mandatory 4