Truck drivers work with excavator and loader operators to move materials or paving crews that build roads.
MORE ABOUT THIS CAREER
Truck drivers are an important part of the construction industry, keep our highway system running and are in high demand.
Do you want to transform the shape of the earth?
Do you see yourself driving a big rig?
Do you like working outside?
Skills You'll Develop
- You will learn to operate some of the most powerful trucks on the road, backing up only using mirrors
- You can also operate other types of equipment including a backhoe, loader or even excavator
- You will also conduct regular maintenance on heavy equipment
- You will interact with construction general laborers and/or crew members who are facilitating alignment, movement and adjustment of the equipment to complete conformation of grade specifications for the construction project.
- On the job training
- High School Diploma
- Technical School