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The crusher operator job description involves various duties that go beyond feeding a crushing plant. Crushing is a violent process and requires more maintenance and a close eye on critical components. The most common responsibilities and requirements.



Setup and Material Management

  • Ensure the crusher is level at all times
  • Maintain site cleanliness, and perform general labor activities, including but not limited to shoveling in and around the belts and crusher
  • Checks stockpile to ensure product quality and mix material to desired consistency
  • Prep material with a pulverizer or hammer as needed

Start-Up in the Morning.

  • Perform daily checks on conveyors, screen deck, and crusher box
  • Clean, lubricate, and perform routine maintenance work on machinery (mechanical experience preferred)
  • Report crusher issues and required wear parts to the supervisor in a timely manner

Feeding and Operating the Crusher

  • Monitor the plant to ensure the plant is running safely and production is consistent
  • Listen to unusual noise or indications for errors
  • Identify appropriate material to produce quality aggregate material and set aside uncrushable
  • Monitor silica dust emissions and use dust suppression if needed
  • Perform tracked conveyor moves as needed
  • Adjust crusher settings to optimize performance and gradation
  • Collect materials samples for laboratory testing
  • Maintain strong communications with ground labor to ensure efficient and safe workflow

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Shutting down

  • Complete all necessary daily paperwork. This may include but is not limited to, daily logs, vehicle inspection logs, hours of service, etc.
  • Remove build-up from under or around crushers and beltlines
  • Inspects belt scale and clean daily & record scale readings

Overall safety

  • Shut down equipment as required in the event of an emergency, blockages, or end of shift
  • Conduct daily pre-shift safety checks (area inspection, e-stops)
  • Adhere to and follow all safety rules and regulations of MSHA/OSHA/DOT
  • Ensure nobody enters the safety perimeter while operating the crushing plant


  • Diploma in the mining industry from a recognized collage
  • 5 years of experience in the mining industry, and knowledge of crushing equipment.
  • Previous crushing experience would be an asset
  • Ability to perform manual labor and lift up to 25 kilograms
  • Have mechanical knowledge and experience with general equipment maintenance
  • Flexible to work extended hours, and weekends when required
  • Capable of working independently when needed
  • Able to promote a positive and safe work environment in a physically demanding and fast-paced work environment
  • Comfortable working outdoors, in extreme weather conditions, and in a noisy and dusty environment
  • Welding/torch cutting experience desired
  • Knowledge of soils, sand, and aggregate classification to help produce spec material through the crushing operation
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Use of personal protection equipment is required
  • Must be willing to travel to other work sites
  • Valid driver’s license and clean driver’s abstract

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NOTE: All applications must be sent through Recruitment Email Address and not otherwise.

·       Deadline 15th August 2023


The Crusher Operations Supervisor will be responsible for working as a shift foreman with two to three crews to oversee the operation of the crushing and screening plants, as well as the conveying and stacking systems.


The Crusher Operations Supervisor will be responsible for two to three operating crews once production is under way as set out below:

  • Responsible for shift operations at crushing sites.
  • Supervise the work of personnel engaged in performing routine operations at the crushers
  • Work with Project Managers and assist in coordinating the production schedule
  • Plan and coordinate daily work assignments to achieve daily/monthly/annual production targets
  • Responsible for quality assurance and quality control to ensure safe and consistent production results
  • Work closely with maintenance personnel to properly identify and schedule maintenance activities
  • Perform equipment repairs as needed and source outside support when necessary
  • Be responsible for the safe operation of the crusher areas during the shift, with regular safety training of personnel and safety meetings to target a zero level of incidents
  • Effectively work with two to four employees during the shift.

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  • Degree or Diploma in the mining industry or equivalent from a recognized institute.
  • 5 years of proven experience in crushing and screening plants and conveying and stacking systems
  • Must have prior supervisory experience.
  • Experienced in environmental procedures and quality control
  • Effective communication skills – both oral and written, as well as solid interpersonal and problem-solving skills
  • High work standards and a professional presence
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently and drive projects forward as an active contributor
  • Valid driver’s license required
  • Must pass a pre-employment physical, drug screen, and background check.

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NOTE: All applications must be sent through Recruitment Email Address and not otherwise.

·       Deadline 15th August 2023


To ensure success as a heavy equipment mechanic, you should have proven experience working with heavy machinery, be physically fit, and be able to troubleshoot issues on the job site. Ultimately, a top-notch heavy equipment mechanic can repair and service even the biggest machinery with expert care.

Heavy Equipment Mechanic Responsibilities:

  • Inspecting trucks, cranes, bulldozers, and other heavy equipment for proper performance.
  • Diagnosing faults using computerized testing equipment.
  • Adjusting equipment and replacing faulty parts.
  • Repairing damaged equipment parts.
  • Cleaning, lubricating, and conducting routine services on heavy-duty vehicles.
  • Cleaning and servicing of machine attachments like winches, blades, and side booms.
  • Performing major repair work when necessary.
  • Consulting with other mechanics on smaller jobs.
  • Reporting damaged or faulty equipment to management.

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Heavy Equipment Mechanic Requirements:

  • Diploma or FTC Certificate from any recognized institution.
  • Certification as a heavy equipment mechanic.
  • Proven 5 years of work experience as a diesel or heavy equipment mechanic.
  • Understanding of computer testing technologies.
  • Ability to lift heavy machinery.
  • Extensive knowledge of diesel engines and construction equipment.
  • Ability to work after-hours if required.
  • Good communication skills.

NOTE: All applications must be sent through Recruitment Email Address and not otherwise.

·       Deadline 15th August 2023