Saudi construction companies are looking for workers with the motivation and ability to operate heavy equipment efficiently and responsibly! So, sign up for excavator operator jobs in Saudi Arabia!

Besides the mechanical abilities to operate heavy machinery,  you would need great stamina to work in adverse weather conditions. Moreover, communication and coordination skills are necessary to work with other members of the construction team!

On average, the salary of excavator operator jobs in Saudi Arabia is 5,160 SAR/month (1,375.28 USD), depending on your skills and experience.

For instance, a beginner position of 0-2 years experience is usually paid with  36,700 SAR/year (9,781.54 USD), while a senior worker with 1-15 years of experience earns almost triple – 80,180 SAR (21,370.13 USD).

General requirements for excavator operator jobs in Saudi Arabia:

  • High school/vocational diploma (preferred)
  • Similar experience (preferred)
  • Certification (may be needed)
  • Training or willingness to go through training if necessary
  • Technical knowledge to operate different heavy machineries
  • Knowledge to interpret manuals and schematics
  • Physical strength and stamina
  • A strong sense of responsibility
  • Ability to work well and efficiently in a team and individually
  • Communication and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent coordination and reflexes
  • No problems with exposure to all types of weather, as well as noise, sand and dust (while wearing protective gear)
  • Willingness to work flexible hours
  • Willingness to comply to health and safety rules and regulations


  • Wear safety equipment and follow all the health and safety rules and regulations
  • Safely and efficiently operate heavy equipment according to the task
  • Work efficiently is a fast-paced, noisy environment
  • Perform daily maintenance checks on equipment and recognize any defects
  • Communicate with project managers and interprets non-verbal communication from ground personnel
  • Operate excavator according to instructions and blueprints
  • Load and unload materials
  • Dig trenches, holes, foundations
  • Perform backfill excavations using appropriate equipment
  • Remove debris and other obstacles from the work environment
  • Constant awareness of potential hazards
  • Keep track of paperwork such as time sheets or work orders

The first step to apply is creating your VideoWorkers account. Afterwards, start filling in your profile! You can easily complete the CV template, then upload a video of your skills. We recommend checking out our step-by-step guide on how to make a successful video.

Follow the new opportunities by signing up now for excavator operator jobs in Saudi Arabia!

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