Optimising your Relationship With Heavy Construction Equipment

5 Signs You Should Do Order Picker Training

Posted on

Order picker training educates you in the fine art of picking orders. This job requires attention to detail as well as other skills. Wondering if you should sign up for training? Here are five signs it’s a good idea. 1. You want to earn over $20 per hour. According to data collected from multiple order pickers in Australia, the average hourly rate for a picker is $21.96. The top ten percent of earners in this industry make close to $30, and beginners or workers in the lowest 10 percent of earners bring in about $18 per hour.…

Read More »

Two ways to prevent operators of heavy construction equipment from sustaining injuries

Posted on

Operating heavy construction equipment (such as excavators and forklifts) can significantly increase a person’s risk of sustaining injuries. Here are two ways to minimise an operator’s chances of being hurt during the course of their work: Invest in high-quality seat systems As a piece of heavy construction equipment moves across the ground, it usually vibrates quite violently. These vibrations may become even more extreme if the equipment is being used on uneven soil.…

Read More »

What Should You Do When You Hit Rock?

Posted on

Whether you’re putting in a wine cellar, digging a bunker, adding a pool or doing any other excavation in your yard, there’s always the risk that you might hit rock. That can add delays and inconveniences to your project. To minimise the hassles, take a look at these tips. Plan Ahead When it comes to earthmoving and excavation, surprises can always happen, and you don’t necessarily know what’s underground until you start digging.…

Read More »