asphalt plant operator


Asphalt plant operators extract raw materials such as sand and stones and operate mobile equipment for their transport to the plant. They tend automated machines to crush and sort out stones, and to mix the sand and stones with asphalt cement. They take samples to check the quality of the mix and arrange for its transport to the construction site.

Alternative label

  • aggregates and asphalt worker

  • mobile plant operator, asphalt

  • asphalt production plant operative

  • plant operative, asphalt

  • mobile plant operator

  • asphalt production plant worker

  • asphalt plant operative

  • asphalt plant worker

  • asphalt production plant operator

  • plant operative, asphalt production

  • asphalt production worker

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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