3 IESC_Q File_Hot Mix Plant Operator.pdf

Hot Mix Plant Operator

  • Job DescriptionThe operator is required to operate asphalt plant for the production of hot mix asphalt based on the mix designs used in the construction, roadways and maintenance of roadways.
  • CodeIES/Q0114
  • SectorInfrastructure
  • NSQF LevelLevel 4
  • Notional Hours208
  • Accrediting BodiesInfrastructure Equipment Sector Council
  • Certifying BodiesInfrastructure Equipment Sector Council
  • Proposed Occupation

    Equipment operations- Hot Mix Plant Operator

  • International Comparability

    US- Asphalt Plant Operator I- Classification Specification 600801

    The standard is about operating and maintaining the asphalt plant and performing major and minor repairs on the equipment. It specifies design, mixes and tests on asphalt blends.

  • Progression Pathway

    Senior Hot Mix Plant Operator

  • Planned arrangements for RPL

    Presently the industry has a large work force of operators and mechanics who are trained and experienced but not certified as per the NSQF norms. It is proposed to certify them under the RPL (Recognition of Prior Learning) program which will go a long way in facilitating their career progression.

  • Qualification File 3 IESC_Q File_Hot Mix Plant Operator.pdf
  • Supporting Documents
  • Formal structure of the qualification
    Title of unit or other component Mandatory/ Optional Estimated size (Hours) Level
    IES/N0119 Carry out pre-operation checks on a hot mix plant Mandatory 32 4
    IES/N0120 Carry out hot mix plant operations Mandatory 102 4
    IES/N0121 Carry out routine maintenance and troubleshooting of the hot mix plant Mandatory 42 4
    IES/N7601 Comply with worksite health and safety guidelines Mandatory 32 4