Green List for Backhoe Operator
Details on eligibility for Straight to Residency or Green List Work to Residence pathways and streamlined Accredited Employer Work Visa
Based on Operation Manual Appendix 13 published on 11 August 2023
Minimum pay requirement
$34.11 per hour
Non-Degree Post-Study Work Visa
Green List Tier 2
Civil Machinery Operators
Operates a backhoe and attachments to excavate, break, drill, level and compact earth, rock and other material. Registration or licensing is required.
Green List Requirements
Remuneration for the employment over the 24 month qualifying period must be $34.11 per hour or above), or the equivalent annual salary ($70,947 per annum)
Minimum Pay Requirement
A minimum hourly pay rate of $34.11 is required.
If you are working in this role and are eligible, you can apply under Green List Work to Residence after 2 years working in New Zealand.
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