Heavy Equipment Operator Jobs in Virginia

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Cranemasters - Richmond, VA
solutions focusing on service to the railroad industry, is currently recruiting for a Heavy Equipment Operator/CDL A Driver to join our Richmond, Virginia Division. As a 24/7 emergency response orga...
  • 3 days ago
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R.R. Donnelly & Sons - Harrisonburg, VA
Responsible for performing tasks associated with receiving and shipping. This activity includes handling inventory that is packed as case units, the put-away of replenishment stock and the ongoing...
2 days ago
R.R. Donnelly & Sons - Harrisonburg, VA
Responsible for performing tasks associated with receiving and shipping. This activity includes handling inventory that is packed as case units, the put-away of replenishment stock and the ongoing...
1 day ago
Toano, VA
George Nice & Sons, Inc., a site/road contractor is now hiring experienced Equipment Operators for utility & grade crews. Applicant must have a minimum of 5 years exp in road work, site or utility...
21 hours ago
Strasburg, VA
Will be operating heavy equipment to include CATERPILLAR 775G OFF-highway truck in a limestone quarry.Training will be provided but HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATING EXPERIENCE is required (Bobcats,...
21 hours ago
Williamsburg, VA
ies in the country. Back To Search Results Heavy Equipment Operators Job Description: Aerotek has partnered with a client looking for heavy equipment operators to help with an influx of work throughou...
1 day ago
Mount Jackson, VA
reliability, strong work ethic, and a desire to be the best. Additional requirements: 4 years of plumbing experience Ability to comprehend schematic diagrams, blueprints and other specifications required...
1 day ago
Kiewit - Herndon, VA
Kiewit is one of North America's largest and most respected construction and engineering organizations. With its roots dating back to 1884, the employee-owned company operates through a network of...
1 day ago
Hampton, VA
East Indian River Rd. compensation: $17+ / hour Luck Stone Corporation's Norfolk (Berkley) Yard is currently seeking a seasonal equipment operator. This position is not benefits eligible and is...
1 day ago
Ashland, VA
compensation: Competitive Looking for an experienced heavy equipment operator that can operate a trackhoe, dozer, loader, motor grader, etc. 5 years minimum experience is required....
2 days ago
Midasco, LLC - Sterling, VA
CDL-A Construction Laborers and Equipment Operators needed for our Northern Virginia project teams. Must have a CDL-A license Essential Functions: Ensure safe equipment use and daily maintenance...
2 days ago
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration - Salem, VA
Job Title:AIR CONDITIONING EQUIPMENT OPERATOR Department:Department Of Veterans Affairs Agency:Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration Job Announcement Number:ANS-15-SCM-1464629-BU SALARY...
1 day ago
City Of Norfolk - Norfolk, VA
Equipment Operator III Closing Date/Time: Sun. 08/02/15 11:59 PM Eastern Time Salary: $13.85 - $22.61 Hourly $1,200.63 - $1,959.25 Semi-Monthly $28,815.00 - $47,022.00 Annually Job Type: Permanent...
3 days ago
City of Virginia Beach - Virginia Beach, VA
Operate all types of light duty and heavy duty vehicles and equipment including cranes, bulldozers, draglines, excavators, landfill compactor, etc. - Operate various types of wreckers in a safe...
3 days ago
Hampton, VA
compensation: Salary to be discussed during interview. Backhoe Operator must be able to do plumbing (water & sewer) installing for residential and commercial. Apply in person at: 937 Corporate Lane...
4 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 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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