Operate tractor


Operate a tractor, a heavy vehicle designed to deliver high torque at low speeds.

Tractors come in many different sizes, used for different applications. They may be fitted with equipment such as a cable pulling extension.

Alternative labels

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tractor operation
use tractor
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using tractor

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Operate tractor is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Optional skill

Operate tractor is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Surface mine plant operator: Surface mine plant operators control heavy-duty equipment such as excavators and dump trucks, often involving a high level of spatial awareness, to excavate, load and transport ore, raw mineral including sand, stone and clay and overburden at quarries and surface mines.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022