Heavy Equipment Operator Jobs in Iowa

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Pacific Junction, IA
The Heavy Equipment Operator will be working at a company plant operations facility. The Operator prepares organic mixes using a heavy equipment loader, pushes or relocates piles to ensure segregatio...
1 day ago
Dubuque, IA
305 44th St compensation: Wage based on Experience employment type: full-time RATHJE CONSTRUCTION CO Is accepting applications for the following positions --Undergroud Utility Crew Forman...
1 day ago
Waterloo, IA
305 44th St compensation: Wage based on Experience employment type: full-time RATHJE CONSTRUCTION CO Is accepting applications for the following positions --Undergroud Utility Crew Forman...
1 day ago
Cedar Rapids, IA
compensation: Hourly Rate of Pay is Negotiable employment type: contract Backhoe Operator Needed (Fiber Optic Network Cable Construction) Temporary Contract Position - Could turn into full-time employme...
1 day ago
Cedar Rapids, IA
CDL. It is a full time year around position. . Duties will include but not limited to hauling excavation dirt and aggregates. When the individual is not operating the dump truck, they will be expected...
2 days ago
Marion, IA
305 44th St compensation: Wage based on Experience employment type: full-time RATHJE CONSTRUCTION CO Is accepting applications for the following positions --Undergroud Utility Crew Forman...
1 day ago
OMG Midwest, Inc - Burlington, IA
Pave Crew), Heavy Equipment Operator, Roller Operator (Self-Propelled, Asphalt, Other than Asphalt), Motor Grader Operator (Rough Grade), Concrete Grinder/Milling Machine Operator, Backhoe Operator, Bobca...
1 hour ago
United Contractors - Johnston, IA
and OSHA 10-Hour certification are preferred but not required. In addition, applicants should be NCCCO-qualified or be able to become qualified. Applicants must be willing to travel, as the job requires...
3 days ago
Des Moines, IA
e restoration, locating utilities, cable handling, and digging trenches. Experience operating backhoes, skid steers, tractors, cable plows, directional drills, and/or other utility construction equipme...
4 days ago
Harsco Corporation - Muscatine, IA
Heavy Equipment Operator Muscatine IA United States Harsco Metals & Minerals Heavy Equipment Operator Posted: February 4, 2016 Location: Iowa, Muscatine, IA , 15059, United States Job Family: Opera...
5 days ago
Marion, IA
CDL. It is a full time year around position. . Duties will include but not limited to hauling excavation dirt and aggregates. When the individual is not operating the dump truck, they will be expected...
6 days ago
Marion, IA
type: full-time Koelker Excavating is a family owned business with values for long term employee relationships. We are looking for an experienced heavy equipment operator in Marion, IA. We specialize...
7 days ago
Waterloo, IA
Experience employment type: full-time Small, owner operated excavation company out of Amana looking for a well seasoned heavy equipment operator with years of experience....
7 days ago
Waterloo, IA
compensation: High $20's to Mid $30's per hour employment type: full-time Need Operators for all types of hydraulic and friction cranes. Must have CCO. Experienced on bridge jobs, windmills and/or...
7 days ago
Washington, IA
to operate the following types of equipment -- Uni Loader, Rubber Tired Loader/Backhoe, Hydraulic Excavator, Bulldozer, Motor Grader, Tractor/Scraper, Articulated Dump Truck, Roller, etc. Applicant...
7 days ago

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Title Synonyms

Users interested in this job title also searched for the following job title

  • Crane Operator

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Heavy Equipment Operator positions

  • Martin Marietta Materials, Inc.
  • Giza Contracting
  • Manatts Incorporated
  • Concrete Technologies Inc
  • Cramer & Associates Incorporated
  • Des Moines Public Library
  • Harsco Corporation
  • Imko Workforce Solutions
  • Intermountain Gas Company
  • Jack Link's Beef Jerky

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
  • NCCCO
  • OSHA 10
  • Transportation Worker Identification Credential

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
  • C
  • Communication Skills
  • Concrete
  • Concrete Forming
  • Crane operator
  • Crew Leader
  • Demolition
  • Development
  • Documentation
  • Driving
  • Dump Truck
  • Electrical
  • Engineering
  • Excavate
  • Excavation
  • Flagging
  • Foundations
  • General Repair
  • Global Positioning System (GPS)
  • Hand Tools
  • Heavy Equipment Operator
  • Highway Construction
  • Human Resources
  • Hydraulics
  • Inspections
  • Installation
  • Leadership
  • Loading & Unloading
  • Management
  • Materials Management
  • Mowing
  • NCCCO Certified
  • Organization
  • Overhead Crane
  • Paving
  • Pile Driving
  • Pipelayer
  • Preventive Maintenance
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Rigger
  • Rigging
  • Scheduling
  • Shipping and Receiving
  • Skid steer
  • Specifications
  • Staff Supervision
  • Stonemasonry
  • Trackhoe
  • Training
  • Underground Utilities

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