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Career Area: Transportation, Distribution and Logistics
Apprenticeship
Program Number: 50-447-0
Credit Program

Operating Engineer Careers

Recent Wisconsin job postings for this apprenticeship:

Heavy Equipment Operator

Description

This apprenticeship prepares you to operate cranes, dozers, scrapers, loaders, motor graders, tractor loader backhoes and more. As an operating engineer, you’ll work on construction projects such as commercial and residential developments, dams, roadways, etc. Or you could work in plants that produce rock, sand and gravel, or clean up hazardous waste sites. You’ll learn blueprint reading, how to maintain your equipment and safe work site procedures. This program requires you to first be employed before starting your on-the-job and classroom instruction.