Heavy Equipment Operator Jobs in New Mexico

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Farmington, NM
c. is currently hiring certified mobile crane operators. Must have either NCCCO certifications, or NM Crane operators license. Class A CDL with a clean driving record. Must be able to pass a DOT drug...
16 hours ago
Albuquerque, NM
compensation: DOQ DKD Electric is taking applications for EQ Operators for a solar project in the Albuquerque South Valley. Needed skilled operators for 10k Forklift, Backhoe, Excavator, Skid...
5 days ago
Las Cruces, NM
es desired - NO per diem / no lodging provided) Aerotek Construction is looking for 2-3 Heavy Equipment Operators for a reclamation project in the North West Las Cruces area (Picacho). Operators will...
6 days ago
Albuquerque, NM
compensation: compensation will be based on experience Commercial Landscape Construction firm hiring experienced Equipment Operators, must be able to operate skid steer, backhoe, loader, roller...
6 days ago
Farmington, NM
compensation: DOE Large company seeking a full time certified crane operator. Full time work Great benefits Local work Great hours Required: crane certification Class A CDL Please submit resume and...
8 days ago
PTS Energy & Industrial - Belen, NM
Now hiring experienced equipment operators to operate a mini excavator, John Deere 35 g or an 8K machine or similar. Must be able to excavate for duct and piping trenches. Must be able to...
10 days ago
Albuquerque, NM
compensation: compensation will be based on experience Commercial Landscape Construction firm hiring experienced CDL Driver/ Equipment Operator, must be able to operate skid steer, backhoe,...
10 days ago
Belen, NM
Posted by: PTS Energy & Industrial on July 25, 2015 at 09:51:15. Click here to reply to this post via Email. Contract / Temp to Direct / Direct Hire: Contract City: Belen State: New Mexico...
10 days ago
Albuquerque Public Schools - Albuquerque, NM
and installations to create interfaces with new and existing work. Maintains good liaison with school principals and others to ensure good working relations. Plans new or modified installations to mi...
10 days ago
City Of Santa Fe - Santa Fe, NM
Must possess a valid Class B Commercial Drivers License (CDL-B) and obtain a City of Santa Fe driving permit. Must possess or obtain certification in CPR and First Aid. 4. WORK ENVIRONMENT: Work is performed...
13 days ago
Albuquerque, NM
14 days ago
Roswell, NM
compensation: $65,000 to $83,000 Due to growth and expansion we are looking to add 2 Heavy Equipment Operators to our Halfway Facility located between Hobbs, NM and Carlsbad, NM. Depending on skill...
17 days ago
Los Alamos, NM
compensation: DOE Contractor seeking an excavator operator with 10 years demonstrable experience. Must be able to pass a security background check and have a current driver's license. Mandatory...
17 days ago
Albuquerque, NM
erview Top pay and benefits Must pass pre hire drug screening, background check and have clean driving record In state travel required...
19 days ago
Albuquerque, NM
compensation: $23-26/hr Immediate need for Class A CDL drivers with experience Heavy Hauling & Over Dimensional loads in a variety of terrains and weather conditions. All DOT regulations will...
25 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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