Heavy Equipment Operator Jobs in Tennessee

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Franklin, TN
compensation: Compensation Varies with Skill Level Onsite Skills Evaluation is Required Residential Sitework Contractor is looking to hire the following operator positions with skilled, highly...
1 day ago
Watco Companies, Inc. - New Johnsonville, TN
Responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the cranes utilized in the movement and discharge of bulk and break-bulk commodities from barges along with all front-end loaders, skid steers,...
19 hours ago
Chattanooga, TN
compensation: hourly pay We are taking applications for construction/excavating workers, experienced equipment operators Trackhoe, Backhoe, Dozer, Mini-ex, and Bobcats operators. Also truck...
2 days ago
Jackson, TN
compensation: $12-$16/hour Part time or full time heavy equipment operator and driver wanted with clean CDL for growing company working in Henry County. Drug test required. Reply to this listing wi...
12 hours ago
Shelby County Schools - Memphis, TN
Heavy Equipment Operator Maintenance Warehouse Non-Instructional - Classified Positions - Maintenance Job Number ... Start Date 07/21/2015 Open Date 07/21/2015 Closing Date The essential function of...
2 days ago
Knoxville, TN
compensation: 13.00/hr Immediate opening for an experienced heavy equipment operator for our client in Loudon, TN! The ideal candidate will have experience working with Bobcats, backhoes, and other...
12 hours ago
Nashville, TN
$16-$19 per hour Denham-Blythe, a design/build construction firm, is seeking Form Capenters/Concrete Finishers with experience in commercial and industrial concrete work. Especially interested in carpe...
5 days ago
Lehman-Roberts Company - Memphis, TN
LEHMAN-ROBERTS COMPANY - A PROUD TRADITION SINCE 1939 Our history goes back to 1939 when W. E. Lehman and George B. Roberts bought the Mississippi and Memphis operations of Carey-Reed Company, a...
5 days ago
Cargill - Loudon, TN
An overhead crane operator position is currently open within Cargill Metals Supply Chain. The overhead crane operator position is a key position within the Cargill Metals Business Unit. The...
6 days ago
Waste Management Recycle America - Lewisburg, TN
Senior Heavy Equipment Operator (HEO 3) (15006148) Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran Waste Management (WM), a Fortune 250 company, is the leading provider of comprehensive...
6 days ago
Republic Services - Murfreesboro, TN
Requisition ID 16097BR Job Title Landfill Heavy Equipment Operator Division 5106: Middle Point Landfill Location 47209: Murfreesboro-750 E Jefferson City Murfreesboro State TN Position Type Full-Time...
6 days ago
Dandridge, TN
compensation: based on experience Hiring experienced operators pay based on experience . thanks John show contact info
6 days ago
Memphis, TN
compensation: Competitive hourly rate based on experience; weekly paydays For Arlington, TN area:Immediate openings for overhead, track-mounted, Crane Operators. First, 2nd and 3rd shift...
7 days ago
City Of Memphis - Memphis, TN
HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR Job: 15-148 Description Job Title HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR Location Memphis, TN, US Organization Name Public Works/Heavy Equipment Department Description ANNUAL SALARY: $58...
7 days ago
City of Johnson City - Johnson City, TN
The City of Johnson City is currently accepting applications for aMotor Equipment Operator II with Public Works (Street).This is skilled work in the operation of moderately complex specialized...
8 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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