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Equipment Operators handle heavy equipment and help complete construction jobs. Duties of an Equipment Operator include preparing sites, installing and maintaining equipment, collaborating with other workers, transporting materials, driving trucks, and ensuring safety. Based on our most successful resume samples for this job, the ideal candidate should demonstrate attention to safety, accuracy, stamina, physical strength, good communication skills, and teamwork. Most candidates hold a high school diploma or the equivalent and are offered on-the-job training.

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Heavy Equipment Operator

Contributed to a recovery support in a response to a catastrophic landslide which removed over 14,000 cubic feet of mud, rock and forest debris restoring access to the main entrance and critical facilities.

  • Assisted in project planning, setting up job sites and training other operators in accordance with OSHA and Army safety policies.
  • Coordinated machine actions with other activities, positioning or moving loads in response to hand or audio signals from crew members.
  • Performed activities such as backfilling excavations, vibrating or breaking rock or concrete.
  • Operated and maneuvered equipment equipped with blades in successive passes over working areas to remove topsoil, vegetation, or rocks or to distribute and level earth or terrain.
  • Issued and received various supplies accounting for more than $1,000,000 dollars to support training maneuver areas and live fire operations.
  • Demonstrated support for organizational changes and improvements including efficiency and cost reduction.
  • Administrative procedures resulted in 100% accountability with zero losses or damage of all supplies, records and sensitive items to assigned equipment.
  • Generated, developed and maintained document control register for Army purchases and property.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Leadership
2

Heavy Equipment Operator

Operated 5 different types of vehicles ranging from 3/4 ton trucks to Forklifts and Tractor Trailers.

  • Maintained a fleet 37 Vehicles estimated at a net worth of $23 Million by completing daily checks.
  • Successfully trained 27 new employees by maintaining up-to-date and streamlined training plans for all equipment and vehicles.
  • Kept up-to-date maintenance records of all vehicles and equipment and turned in vehicles for servicing as required.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Sheetmetal Tech Certified
3

Logistics Specialist/heavy Equipment Operator

Completed deployment operations in support of contingency and peacekeeping missions during Operation Iraqi Freedom; operated light and heavy construction and transport equipment (HET); forklift, Humvee, and two and one ton utility trucks

  • Strictly adhered to safety policies; preventing accidents, injury and damage to staff, surrounding communities and facilities
  • Enforced safety operation guidelines and standards, including determining safety procedures for the handling of dangerous goods
  • Performed safety audits, force protection and pre-departure inspections; accurately documented all findings and presented reports during staff meetings and briefings to project manager and executives
  • Accomplished Preventative Maintenance System Checks (PMCS) on various vehicles and equipment
  • Safely and accurately operated machine and vehicle controls; prepared heavy equipment for transport and ensured proper strap system utilized
  • Supervised and trained crews on safely loading and unloading helicopters, aircraft, trains and shipping containers
  • Reviewed and followed instructions from dispatchers and yardmasters; read and filled work orders
  • Received and transmitted information by radio, telephone and computer
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
HS
Laws
AS
Information Technology
Class A Cdl
4

Heavy Equipment Operator

Successfully operated and maintained a tractor-trailer combination while traveling across the United States delivering frozen goods.

  • Entered BOL data from the supplier and entered data into Qualcomm to effectively communicate with Colonial, the brokerage firm, and the consignee.
  • Responsible for arriving and delivering undamaged frozen goods to receiver.
  • Identified, collected and organized all BOLs to be packaged and shipped through mail delivery service.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Accounting
5

Equipment Operator

Successfully completed multiple projects by leading a team of 3 employees while deployed to Sigonella, Sicily.

  • Lead a crew of 8 in the successful completion of 4 haul roads, 2 large pads, and installed a culvert while assigned to China Lake, CA.
  • Ensured the proper check out process in checking out equipment for the day to day use of 320 pieces of equipment.
  • Trained 15 personnel on how to properly operate the MTVR cargo and dump trucks.
  • Efficiently organized 15 different vehicle movements to multiple destinations in 3 different countries.
  • Worked outdoors doing manual labor such as digging, setting boundaries, surveying, as well as washing equipment to prevent debris damage to other vehicles.
  • Operated a variety of earth moving equipment from D6 bulldozers, 135 and 120 graders, backhoes, excavators, off road dump trucks, front end loaders, and all terrain forklifts.
  • Learned the basic use and proper installation of the Trimble GPS grading systems.
  • Operated air brake road equipment including MTVR Cargo Trucks and 7 1/2 ton Dump Trucks.
  • Operated an Eagle rock crusher producing 75 tons of 2" gravel an hour for a project.
  • Used the Navy 3M system for proper pre-starts on all equipment.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
6

Equipment Operator

Performs extensive site preparations activities for company specializing in major construction and warehouse projects.

  • Effective communicating skill Demonstrated Through positive Interaction with site managers and warehouse staff
  • Excel at Coordinating Site Preparation and Guiding Crew To Complete Job in a Timely Manner
  • Well Organized
  • Successful Track Record of Managing Multiple Projects With a Focus on Quality.
  • Motivated Individual With a Positive Attitude, Strong Work Ethic
  • Basic Computer Skills
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
7

Equipment Operator

Performs extensive site preparations activities for company specializing in major construction and warehouse projects.

  • Effective communicating skill Demonstrated Through positive Interaction with site managers and warehouse staff
  • Excel at Coordinating Site Preparation and Guiding Crew To Complete Job in a Timely Manner
  • Well Organized
  • Successful Track Record of Managing Multiple Projects With a Focus on Quality.
  • Motivated Individual With a Positive Attitude, Strong Work Ethic
  • Basic Computer Skills
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
8

Landscape Technician and Equipment Operator

Perform all tasks of operations including but not limited to mowing with power mowers, leaf and debris removal, and edging.

  • Daily preparation of truck, equipment, and inventory. Check truck oil, fluids, tire pressure, proper trailer connection and all lights were in working condition.
  • Load all tools, gas and other necessary equipment/materials and ensured equipment was safely secured.
  • Perform site maintenance of equipment using hand and/or power tools when necessary. Report damaged or broken equipment immediately for parts acquisition and repair.
  • Work in conjunction with the Crew Lead to ensure the work was implemented efficiently and according to specifications.
  • Contract/Seasonal
Candidate Info
30
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
Air Force
9

Heavy Equipment Operator

Operate 4,000 gallon water truck, Gannon, forklift, and other heavy equipment/tools, including skid steers and yard dog. Provided preventive maintenance and conducted daily pre-driving inspections on all vehicles and equipment. Filled water truck using diesel powered loading pump.

  • Rigged, positioned and moved loads in response to hand/audio signals from crew members and to avoid potential hazards, such as utility lines, other equipment/workers, and falling objects. Followed safety regulations.
  • Operated machines/vehicles equipped with blades to remove, distribute, level, or grade earth. Aligned machines, cutter heads, and depth gauge makers; grounded equipment.
  • Set up, fuel and routine maintenance on generator light plants.
  • Have full responsibility of keeping my work area clean daily.
  • Have full time position in making sure that all procedures of quality have taken place prior to our costumer's coming out to see the product we have installed for them 100%.
  • Currently QA/QC lead. Directing Q/C team and documenting all problems that arise for future references.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AAS
Electrical Engineering Technologies
10

Heavy Construction Equipment Operator

Worked with the Texas Forestry Service to clear fire breaks of 32' in order to protect homes and private property during wildland fires.

  • Completed numerous tasks on Camp Bowie in Brownwood Tx for the US Army. Including land clearing to construct new soft ball field, stock tank measuring […] and road construction and maintenance.
  • Extensive operating experience with the D7 Bulldozer, Grader, Back hoe, Scoop Loader, Scraper, and 916 Heavy Hauler truck with 40' flat bed trailer
  • Maintain equipment per Army Standards
  • Complete general preventative maintenance on all equipment
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job

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