An exciting, fast-paced and rewarding career.

INTRODUCTION

Get started as a heavy equipment operator. Simulators as well as hands-on-training using high quality equipment and theory will be provided. Training includes basic equipment maintenance and safety. Graduates will be prepared to enter the workforce as entry level operators.

TRAINING EQUIPMENT INCLUDES:

  • Skid Steer Loader
  • Backhoe Loader
  • Bulldozer
  • Wheel Loader
  • CB-24 Double Roller (for Blue Top Road Work)
  • Motor Grader-120M
  • Water Truck
  • Dump Truck

EMPLOYMENT OUTLOOK

Job opportunities for Heavy Equipment Operators are expected to be good through 2022. Continued improvement in equipment is expected to raise worker productivity. Projected growth in this industry is expected to be up to 21% through the year 2022. Faster than average, as population and business growth create a need for new houses, industrial facilities, schools, hospitals, offices, and other structures.

SALARY

Median wage for this career is $20.45 hourly, $42,540 annually.