Construction Equipment Operator Alternative titles: Heavy Equipment Operator, Shovel Operator

$26.70/h Average Salary
Job Prospects

What are the main duties?

  • Operate power shovels, bulldozers, graders, concrete or asphalt distributors and road rollers.
  • Excavate ground and load trucks.
  • Build foundations for roads, highways and bridge approaches.
  • Grade paths and berms.
  • Demolish overpasses and other structures.
  • Lay and spread out asphalt.

Is it right for you?

  • You like working outdoors.
  • You have good reflexes and excellent manual dexterity.
  • You have good eyesight and good physical stamnia.
  • You are autonomous but can also work in teams.


Construction Equipment Operation

Where is this program being offered?
regions quebec Gaspésie - Îles-de-la-Madeleine
Job Placement Rate
75% Job Placement Rate
5% % who pursue further education
Duration of training 1095h
9 to 12 months
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