Loading Machine Operator Helper

Load shattered coals, rocks, or ores into shuttles or mine cars.
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Salary Range
$18,000 – $66,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Loading Machine Operator Helpers do?

Loads shattered coal, rock, or ore into shuttle or mine cars in underground mine, to assist LOADING-MACHINE OPERATOR: Positions machine in proximity of receiving conveyance, such as shuttle car or conveyor. Maintains flow of materials through loading material into conveyance. Frees jams and performs routine maintenance on conveyor. Assists in repair and maintenance of loading machine. May relieve LOADING-MACHINE OPERATOR in operation of loading machine.

Should I be a Loading Machine Operator Helper?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Ready for a Challenge: You jump into new projects with initiative and drive.
  • Team Player: You're able to listen, communicate, and work with tons of different people.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.

  • Also known as: Crane Helper, Dragline Operator Helper

    How to Become a
    Loading Machine Operator Helper

    Loading Machine Operator Helpers generally graduate from high school and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate’s degree to increase your chances of finding a good job. Check out these schools offering Loading Machine Operator Helper-related education!
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