Heavy Equipment Operator Jobs in New Jersey

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Warren, NJ
compensation: Healthcare, 401k, holidays and good hourly pay based on abilities. We are seeking an expierienced backhoe/mini-excavator operator with a Class A CDL. If you have a class A license...
2 days ago
Jackson, NJ
compensation: TBD Site & Utility Company is seeking experienced heavy equipment operator wanted for immediate opening. Must have experience with excavators, dozers, loaders and backhoes. Fine Gradi...
10 hours ago
Rahway, NJ
compensation: pay is based on experience Construction company seeking an experienced backhoe operator with a clean class 'A' CDL license a plus. Good pay, steady work, full time hours, job is...
3 days ago
Atco, NJ
compensation: Compensation dependent on experience Construction company looking for licensed CDL driver with experience using heavy equipment. Must pass drug test. Please email for more information.
7 days ago
Clean Earth, Inc. - Kearny, NJ
reatment, recycling and reuse of soils and dredge materials. We are currently seeking Heavy Equipment Operators for our sites in Kearny, Jersey City and Carteret, NJ. This position will report to the...
8 days ago
Stilo Excavation, Inc. - South Plainfield, NJ
Experienced heavy equipment operator, familiar with Wirtgen Milling Machine. Employee will be provided with a company truck. Health benefits, paid holidays, vacation and sick time. Requirements Experie...
12 days ago
Jackson, NJ
compensation: TBD Site & Utility Company is seeking experienced heavy equipment operator wanted for immediate opening. Must have experience with excavators, dozers, loaders and backhoes. Fine Gradi...
13 days ago
Newark, NJ
PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. Government, its allied partners and international organizations. As it enters its 60th year of business, PAEs...
14 days ago
Jackson, NJ
compensation: good pay Busy site contractor looking to hire heavy equipment operators with min 5 years experience. Experience with storm, water and sewer mains a must. please respond with resume only...
15 days ago
Lakewood, NJ
railcars. Move material from baler. Dump containers, bins, and gaylords of materials. Read loading, unloading sheets and bills of ladings. Complete necessary load and unload tally sheets. Inspect and...
16 days ago
Paramus, NJ
compensation: ... We are a rapidly growing and busy roofing materials distributor and are seeking a Crane Operator and Boom Operator. Crane Operator Requirements: NCCCO License A valid state of NJ...
22 days ago
Clifton, NJ
compensation: hourly rate 17 year old Environmental and construction company looking for a full time Operator and possible job supervisor, foreman. The following are not necessary, but are a plus....
23 days ago
Totowa, NJ
ruction and environmental work. My client needs someone for the next month. Thisis for a Heavy Equipment Operator to drive either a Roller or a Track hoe on site in Northern NJ. This is a great opportu...
24 days ago
Burlington, NJ
CRANE OPERATOR - Needed for long term position in Delaware Valley. Experience in conventional & hydraulic cranes required. NCO & PA Crane License required. High pay & year round work. EOE. Females...
25 days ago
Rio Grande, NJ
compensation: Pay and benefits based on qualifications & experience. Heavy Equipment Operator with Class A CDL Experience with excavators, dozers, backhoes, loaders, and rollers for site work, sewer...
27 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
  • Forklift Certified

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 Engineering 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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