Conduct Tracked Dozer Operations - RIIMPO308E

The purpose of this training program is to provide trainee operators with the necessary skills and knowledge to operate a Tracked Dozer. It includes: planning and preparing; conducting machine pre-operational checks; operation of a dozer including stripping/spreading topsoil and materials, cut and fill, battering, stockpiling, bulk excavation, cutting drains, benching and backfilling; selecting, removing and fitting attachments; relocating the machine; carrying out machine operator maintenance; and cleaning up.


ELEMENTS AND PERFORMANCE CRITERIA

1. PLAN AND PREPARE FOR TRACKED DOZER OPERATIONS

1.1 Access, interpret and apply tracked dozer operations documentation and ensure the work activity is compliant

1.2 Obtain, read, interpret clarify and confirm work plan

1.3 Identify and address risks, hazards and environmental issues and implement control measures

1.4 Select and wear personal protective equipment appropriate for work activities

1.5 Access, interpret and apply geological and survey data required to complete the allocated job

1.6 Inspect and prepare work area in coordination with others

1.7 Obtain and interpret emergency procedures, and be prepared for fire/accident/emergency

2. OPERATE THE TRACKED DOZER
    
2.1 Carry out pre-start, start-up, park-up, shutdown, and secure equipment procedures

2.2 Determine equipment capacity and operate equipment within capacity

2.3 Coordinate activities with others at the site prior to commencement of, and during, the work activity

2.4 Drive dozer, select and modify the operating technique to meet changing work conditions

2.5 Monitor and manage equipment performance using indicators and alarms, and ensure efficiency of operation

2.6 Connect and tow/push equipment and plant within the equipment and connection capacity

2.7 Continually monitor hazards and risks, and ensure safety of self, other personnel, plant and equipment

3. CARRY OUT OPERATOR MAINTENANCE
    
3.1 Prepare machine for maintenance

3.2 Conduct inspection and fault finding

3.3 Carry out scheduled maintenance tasks

3.4 Return machine to service

3.5 Process written maintenance records

4. CONDUCT HOUSEKEEPING ACTIVITIES
    
4.1 Clear work area and dispose of or recycle materials

4.2 Process records

Conduct Tracked Dozer Operations

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