Everything you need to know about machine operators
What's in this Article ?Toggle
This is just a quick article on machine operators.
If you want to operate a machine on a construction site such as an excavator to dig foundations.
Machines for a construction site include:
Machines are used on site to replace manual labour which is inefficient and difficult.
So machines are basically are used:
A machine costs a set amount per day just like renting a car for the day.
A small excavator might cost £100 a day whilst a large excavator may be multiples of that.
You can also hire an excavator plus driver.
No, you do not necessarily need a licence to drive a mini digger or dumper on a building site but if you want to drive it on a public motorway then you will need a licence.
It is best for your safety that you get trained in operating any machine you intend to use. This is just common sense and for your protection and that of those around you.