Heavy Equipment Operator Jobs in California

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Santa Ana, CA
Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army...
2 days ago
Vulcan Materials Company - Chula Vista, CA
operate the water truck and/or sweeper. May repair machinery, using hand tools, power tools, and welding equipment. Performs other related duties as assigned or requested. Any one position may not include...
2 days ago
San Diego, CA
774 N.Twin Oaks Valley Road compensation: Based on Experience Experienced Equipment Operator Needed. Must have at least 5 years experience operating Backhoes, Excavators, mini Excavators,...
2 days ago
Waste Connections, Inc. - Los Angeles, CA
Listing Info R360 Environmental Solutions ; a Waste Connections company, is the nations leading environmental oilfield waste management provider, R360 has the resources to offer superior...
2 days ago
B&L Casing - Bakersfield, CA
CLASS A DRIVERS & CRANE OPERATORS (NCCCO) Now hiring Class A Drivers & Crane Operators (NCCCO). Exp pref'd but not necessary. Must be willing to work 24/7 on call schedule & travel Must pass hair...
1 day ago
Modesto, CA
501 N Jefferson Street compensation: $3,531 - $4,292 Monthly Equipment Operators perform skilled operation of construction, maintenance and transportation equipment in a variety of maintenance...
3 days ago
Poway, CA
compensation: Depends on Experience CONSTRUCTION COMPANY LOOKING FOR EQUIPMENT OPERATOR'S Heavy Equipment Operator (Experience Necessary) Responsibilities include but are not limited to:  Safely and proficie...
2 days ago
Waste Connections, Inc. - Los Angeles, CA
Listing Info R360 Environmental Solutions ; a Waste Connections company, is the nations leading environmental oilfield waste management provider, R360 has the resources to offer superior...
2 days ago
Riverside, CA
and tools such as augers, dozer blades and forklifts. The operator reads and deciphers maps, blueprints, drawings and plans that show the location of past and future burial plots and remains. Work requires...
2 days ago
Redding, CA
compensation: To be discussed Dozer operator needed immediately! Nice closed cab with a/c! Must have fire card!! Respond to this ad by email, leave your name, contact number, and the date your...
2 days ago
Los Angeles, CA
move, and grade site materials. Required Knowledge, Skill, and Abilities: - Ability to read site blueprints and set and follow grades. - Ability to judge distances and slopes accurately. - Ability to perform...
3 days ago
Oroville, CA
compensation: Depends on experience We are looking for SKILLED equipment operators, proficient in operating a dozer and excavator. This is for a six day a week job. Must be able to pass drug test....
3 days ago
Team Fishel - Tracy, CA
Equipment Operator (Telecom) Location: Tracy Job Category: Telecom Construction Description: Team Fishel , the Best Choice Employer in the utility construction business, is looking to hire...
3 days ago
Tic - Firebaugh, CA
Certified Crane Operator - (Firebaugh,CA) Panoche Enchased Waste Water System Project will be seeking a Certified Crane Operator with NCCER and NCCCO. Jobsite is located in Firebaugh,Ca. Call our...
3 days ago
City Of Modesto - Modesto, CA
Equipment Operator Closing Date/Time: Thu. 08/20/15 5:00 PM Pacific Time Salary: $20.29 - $24.66 Hourly $3,530.66 - $4,291.54 Monthly $42,367.92 - $51,498.48 Annually Job Type: Full Time Location:...
3 days ago


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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Heavy Equipment Operator positions.

  • Commercial Driver's License (CDL)
  • Class A CDL
  • OSHA Certified
  • Class B CDL
  • OSHA 10

Qualifications / Skill Sets

The following top skills are often required or desired to land a Heavy Equipment Operator position

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Backhoe Bobcat Bulldozer Communication Skills Concrete Concrete Forming Crane operator Crew Leader Demolition Development Dozers Driving Dump Truck Excavate Excavation Flagging Forklift Forklift Operator Foundations General Repair Heavy Equipment Operator Highway Construction Human Resources Hydraulics Inspections Installation Leadership Loading & Unloading Management Materials Management Mowing Organization Overhead Crane Paving Pile Driving Pipelayer Preventive Maintenance Rigger Rigging Scheduling Sewer Repairs Shipping and Receiving Skid steer Specifications Staff Supervision Stonemasonry Testing Trackhoe Training Transportation Underground Utilities

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