Also known as: Back Hoe Operator, Engineering Equipment Operator, Equipment Operator (EO), Forklift Operator, Heavy Equipment Operator, Hot Mix Asphalt Operator, Machine Operator, Motor Grader Operator, Operating Engineer, Track Hoe Operator
Description: Construction sites use Operating Engineers to manage several types of heavy-powered construction equipment, such as bulldozers, pumps compressors, scrapers, shovels, derricks, tractors or front-end loaders. Typically, these Engineers have a high school degree and complete an apprenticeship over 3 years.
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|Projected Annual Job Openings||43,900|