A heavy equipment operator drives or controls construction equipment, including bulldozers, forklifts, backhoes, and dump trucks. They operate this equipment to assist in the construction of structures, including bridges, roads, and buildings.
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Skilled operators are critical for building roads and preparing land for new builds, and they need to have outstanding control of how their powerful equipment operates and know its limitations
Do you like being active, working outside or computers and technology?
Are you detail oriented and like to troubleshoot?
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