Heavy Equipment Operator

Heavy Equipment Operators drive and control large equipment and vehicles, usually for construction. This equipment includes bulldozers, forklifts, backhoes, dump trucks, cargo trucks, and/or hydraulic truck cranes, among other tools. A heavy equipment operator is a valuable member of any company.

Also Known As:

Excavator Operator/Backhoe Operator/Trackhoe Operator

Related Career Pathways

People starting in this career usually have:

Heavy Equipment Operator

Average Hourly Pay Rate:
$1400 – $3000