Operating Engineers & Other Construction Equipment Operators
Also called: Equipment Operator, Heavy Equipment Operator, Operating Engineer, Operator
- Learn and follow safety regulations.
- Take actions to avoid potential hazards or obstructions, such as utility lines, other equipment, other workers, or falling objects.
- Locate underground services, such as pipes or wires, prior to beginning work.
- building and construction
- keeping track of how well people and/or groups are doing in order to make improvements
- noticing a problem and figuring out the best way to solve it
- quickly change the controls of a machine, car, truck or boat
- use your arms and/or legs together while sitting, standing, or lying down
- hold or move items with your hands
- keep your arm or hand steady
- do two or more things at the same time
- pay attention to something without being distracted
- Attention to Detail
- Concern for Others
- Self Control
You might use software like this on the job:
- Maintenance record software
- Microsoft Office
Examples of Registered Apprenticeship programs include:
- Elevating-Grader Operator
- Motor-Grader Operator
- Operating Engineer