Heavy Equipment Operator Jobs in Kentucky

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Tradesmen International - Madisonville, KY
Tradesmen International, America's elite skilled labor force, is seeking highly motivated craft professionals to join our team. We are recognized internationally as a leading source for reliable,...
1 day ago
Shepherdsville, KY
compensation: 18.00 HR. PLUS employment type: full-time BACKHOE OPERATOR WANTED FULL TIME PERMANENT POSITION 18.00 HR PLUS DEPENDING UPON YOUR EXPERIENCE, DRUG FREE, NO FELONIES, AND YOUR OWN...
3 hours ago
Zachry Industrial Inc. - Louisville, KY
currently seeking an experienced Industrial Heavy Equipment Operator for new construction work. (Day Shift) Position Summary Industrial Heavy Equipment Operators will operate one or more cranes to move...
13 hours ago
Waste Connections, Inc. - White Plains, KY
Listing Info Are you the Best Heavy Equipment Operator on the Planet?! Looking for a Career Path with a G R O W I N G Company?! As a member of our elite Hopkins County Landfill team, you will feel like...
9 hours ago
Kentucky Personnel Cabinet - Corbin, KY
Operates tandem truck to haul maintenance materials to and from job sites, apply salt, and to plow snow. Operates frontend loader to load trucks with maintenance materials and salt. Operates high...
3 days ago
Waco, KY
3458 New Irvine Road compensation: TBD employment type: full-time Dozer Operator (if you have your CDL's that's preferred). Work is mostly in Richmond Area. Also if you can read blue prints to do...
5 days ago
Eastern, KY
compensation: DOE employment type: full-time Seeking Skilled Heavy Equipment Operators willing to relocate to the beautiful city of Charleston South Carolina for full time long term position with be...
5 days ago
Bowling Green, KY
compensation: DOE employment type: full-time Seeking Skilled Heavy Equipment Operators willing to relocate to the beautiful city of Charleston South Carolina for full time long term position with be...
5 days ago
Vulcan Materials Company - Lexington, KY
equivalent experience preferred Experience: Three (3) years experience in the construction/mining/concrete/cement industry preferred License: Valid Drivers License with acceptable driving record required...
5 days ago
Louisville, KY
Dixie Highway at Crums Ln. compensation: 15.00 Operators 17.00 employment type: full-time Attention: Hiring Truck Drivers and Equipment Operators. NEED HELP NOW. NOW HIRING. Please call office at...
6 days ago
Lexington, KY
compensation: 15.00-17.00 employment type: full-time HIRING TRUCK DRIVERS AND OPERATORS. Hiring now. You must be able to pass a drug test, have reliable transportation and show up for work on time...
6 days ago
Star Construction Llc - Louisville, KY
Equipment Operator/Cdl Driver Star Construction, LLC Construction, Telecommunications Louisville Kentucky report this job Equipment Operator/Cdl Driver Job Description Star Construction, LLC has...
6 days ago
Louisville, KY
ce employment type: full-time Wooldridge Construction is currently seeking experienced Heavy Equipment Operator - Must have experience in a demolition environment and experience operating an excavator...
7 days ago
Louisville, KY
compensation: DOE employment type: full-time Experienced Dozer and articulating dump operators needed for immediate work. Must have PPE, pass a drug test.
7 days ago
Lexington, KY
compensation: DOE employment type: full-time Experienced Dozer and articulating dump operators need for immediate work. Must have PPE, pass a drug test.
7 days ago

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Title Synonyms

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

  • Heavy Equipment Operator
  • Crane Operator

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
  • Global Positioning System (GPS)
  • Heavy Equipment Operator
  • Highway Construction
  • Human Resources
  • Hydraulics
  • Inspections
  • Installation
  • Leadership
  • Loading & Unloading
  • Management
  • Materials Management
  • Mowing
  • Organization
  • Overhead Crane
  • Paving
  • Pile Driving
  • Pipe Installation
  • Pipelayer
  • Preventive Maintenance
  • Recruiting
  • Rigger
  • Rigging
  • Scheduling
  • Sewer Repairs
  • Shipping and Receiving
  • Skid steer
  • Specifications
  • Staff Supervision
  • Stonemasonry
  • Testing
  • Trackhoe
  • Training
  • Transportation
  • Underground Utilities

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