Construction Equipment Operator Resume Samples

A Construction Equipment Operator operates and controls the heavy machinery that is typically used for constructing roads, buildings, bridges, and other structures. While the type of project may vary, certain duties are common and are seen listed on the Construction Equipment Operator Resume as – cleaning and maintaining equipment, making basic repairs as needed; reporting malfunctioning equipment; driving and maneuvering equipment; following safety standards, and coordinating machine actions using hand and audio signals.

These operators must possess strong knowledge of the job and have the following skills as well – knowledge of heavy equipment operation; familiarity with maintenance and repair of heavy and power-driven equipment; knowledge of new methods and techniques of operation; and familiarity with workplace safety practices. A high school diploma is the minimum educational criteria. Degrees or diplomas from vocational schools add an extra edge. A valid driver’s license to work on the equipment is mandatory.

Construction Equipment Operator Resume example

Construction Equipment Operator Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Construction Equipment Operator with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Safety Procedures, Management, Organizing.

Description :

    1. Maneuvered the heavy machinery used to construct roads, bridges and buildings.
    2. Handled the rigorous physical demands of operating heavy duty machinery for extended periods of time.
    3. Replaced hardwood floors, installed Machine Operator.
    4. Replaced walls, doors, locks, and installed Computer Technician paneling.
    5. Responsible for the safety of other co-workers.
    6. Maintained the truck access road and dumping pad area.
    7. Maintained equipment in good working order by checking fluid levels and greasing and fueling machines.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
B.S Of Arts


Construction Equipment Operator Resume

Objective : To perform various duties at an aggregate plant facility which include equipment operation, welding, and a variety of other plant-related tasks.

Skills : Safety procedures, Management, Equipment handling.

Description :

    1. Planned, constructed, and repaired airfield pavements, roads, streets, curbs, surface mats, membranes, and other improved areas using paving and surfacing procedures.
    2. Inspected pavements for surface, base, and sub-base damage or defects.
    3. Repaired damaged or defective areas by removing and replacing joint and crack sealant, surface overlays, and seal coats.
    4. Determined material and equipment requirements and prepared cost estimates for construction activities.
    5. Provided erosion control and determined type and application of equipment to use in various construction, maintenance, and repair operations.
    6. Operated construction equipment to finish grade, level, slope, and compact construction materials.
    7. Operated snow and ice removal equipment. Applied chemicals and other ice control products.
    8. Inspected, lubricated, and performed operator maintenance on construction and snow removal equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelors Degree


Heavy Construction Equipment Operator Resume

Objective : To secure a Construction Equipment Operator position with a well-established organization with a stable environment that will lead to a lasting relationship.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Mainframe, Data Entry, Warehouse Management.

Description :

    1. Operated heavy equipment in compliance with the company's operating safety policies and procedures.
    2. Provided recommendations for maintaining and improving environmental performance.
    3. Loaded and unloaded equipment from vehicles and trailers.
    4. Ensured company equipment, material, and the worksite are maintained, kept clean, and stored in a safe manner. 
    5. Collected and disposed of scrap, excess materials, and refuse.
    6. Observed the distribution of paving material to adjust machine settings or material flow, and indicate low spots for workers to add material.
    7. Completed required paperwork, reporting, and other documentation.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Administration

Construction Equipment Operator Resume

Objective : To comprehend and follow specific operations and safety instructions, interpersonal competencies that include a drive for results, the need for closure, effective oral communication skills, organization, planning, trust, respect, being dependable and cooperation.

Skills : Construction, Customer Service , Communication , Multi-Tasking, Time Management , Manufacturing.

Description :

    1. Responsible for operating heavy duty machines equipped with scrapers or blades to spread earth, grade terrain, or move dirt and rock. 
    2. Reshaped the landscape with slopes or terraces and create special features, such as ponds and fountains.
    3. Completed projects efficiently and accurately.
    4. Drove equipment with blades that level or pick up the earth for dumping.
    5. Used bulldozers, backhoes, and tractors for moving large amounts of dirt. 
    6. Controlled machines using pedals and levers.
    7. Used paving machines and concrete paving machines to smooth roads.
    8. Operated construction equipment such as the backhoe, excavator, and crane in a safe efficient manner.
    9. Oversaw the daily pre-course routine of approximately 60 soldiers.
    10. Adhered to strict guidelines pertaining to dress, fitness and overall behavior.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School

Construction Equipment Operator Resume

Objective : To obtain a Construction Equipment Operator position that utilizes my current experience in the automotive industry while also allowing growth of knowledge and expertise.

Skills : Following Safety Measures, Management, Safe Operation.

Description :

    1. Operated dozers, excavators, water truck, winch dozer.
    2. Towed loaded eighteen-wheelers up mountainous lease roads to well pad.
    3. Lowered trucks back down the mountain.
    4. Maintained integrity of lease roads when necessary.
    5. Maintained D6N dozer with winch.
    6. Maintained company pickup truck with fuel cell.
    7. Helped fix landslides at pipeline and well pad sites.
    8. Reported early, never called off, stayed extra long when needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Certificate of Construction

Construction Equipment Operator Resume

Summary : Over 23 years of employment history in training, management and supervision with, success in mastering new skills through class room or hands-on training with strict physical guidelines, follow/enforce safety guidelines, adapt to work schedule requirements, with reputation for excellence and high quality service to clients. 

Skills : Operating of heavy equipment, CDL Driver, Management.

Description :

    1. Operated construction equipment such as bulldozer, loader, motor grader, backhoe, track hoe, compactor, pneumatic roller, and water trucks.
    2. Fastened attachments to equipment with clevis or wedge pin hitches.
    3. Connected hydraulic hoses, belts, mechanical linkage, or power takeoff shaft to equipment to provide power to raise, lower, or tilt attachment.
    4. Greased, oiled, and performed minor repairs on all equipment.
    5. Drove construction equipment over terrain to raise or lower terrain to specified grade following markings on grade stakes or hand signals.
    6. Followed all safety protocols and promote a safe work environment.
    7. Exercised good judgment when making decisions, with little supervision.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
A.S In Construction

Construction Equipment Operator Resume

Summary : Seeking a Construction Equipment Operator position where my abilities as a leader and mentor would be most beneficial to the employees and management of the construction site; an organization offering job security and advancement opportunities based on an individual's contribution to the team.

Skills : Operate Dozers of all sizes, backhoes, Graders of all sizes, Scrapers, Front end loaders, Forklifts.

Description :

    1. Operated and maintained construction equipment.
    2. Learned and followed safety and construction procedures.
    3. Reported promptly for work and maintain dependable transportation.
    4. Read, understand, and built according to the plans and superintendent's instructions.
    5. Operated construction hand tools and other specialized equipment.
    6. Worked with other crew personnel in a safe, organized, and enjoyable work environment.
    7. Applied good customer service and maintained a clean worksite.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associate Of Arts

Construction Equipment Operator Resume

Summary : Heavy equipment operator and trainer with over seven years of experience with established people skills and project management experience. Served as a horizontal construction supervisor estimating equipment and operator requirements to assist in the development of resources and requests and network flow diagrams.

Skills : Supervisor, Trainer, Following safety measures, Assembly Line.

Description :

    1. Operated various pieces of heavy equipment, including loaders, excavators, dozers, graders, backhoes, etc.
    2. Familiar with and incorporated information derived from the manuals for the individual equipment being operated.
    3. Communicated with Project Manager/Foreperson as to the daily job specifications; operated equipment in a safe and responsible manner.
    4. Performed daily pre-start up procedures; i.e. note the service due date checked fluid levels and make sure the equipment to be used is in good running order, complete Daily Equipment Checklist.
    5. Discussed with the supervisor the anticipated production, type of materials being moved, number of trucks, etc.
    6. Worked on the project and coordinated to work with the other equipment.
    7. Kept the equipment clean. Wiped down equipment not only promotes positive public image but enables the operator to inspect the equipment close range.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma in Management

Construction Equipment Operator Resume

Summary : More than fifteen years of experience with the following qualifications. Handle all types of duties on a daily basis with ability to operate heavy equipment such as excavators, backhoes, loaders, bulldozers, and other heavy equipment. Excellent knowledge of the use and care of hand and power tools, such as chain saws, pumps, air hammers, compressors, and mixers.

Skills : Athletic Fields, Forklifts, Management.

Description :

    1. Performed work independently with little direction or supervision.
    2. Excavated trenches to expose or install underground utilities for mainline and commercial buildings.
    3. Interpreted and followed instructions using specifications, construction drawings, blueprints, and etc.
    4. Interpreted and applied safety codes and industry standards in the operation of equipment operated.
    5. Perform preventive maintenance and minor repairs to motorized vehicles and equipment operated.
    6. Read work orders and construction plans to determine work to be done.
    7. Decided equipment and method of operation needed to accomplish the work.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Construction Equipment Operator Resume

Summary : To obtain a full time Construction Equipment Operator position that able me to expand on the skills I have already acquired, while also exposing me to new areas.

Skills : Osha Regulations, Safe Operation, Management.

Description :

    1. Learned and followed safety regulations.
    2. Took actions to avoid potential hazards or obstructions, such as utility lines, other equipment, other workers, or falling objects.
    3. Located underground services, such as pipes or wires, prior to beginning work.
    4. Monitored operations to ensure that health and safety standards are met.
    5. Started engines, move throttles, switches, or levers, or depress pedals to operate machines, such as bulldozers, trench excavators, road graders, or backhoes.
    6. Coordinated machine actions with other activities, positioning or moving loads in response to hand or audio signals from crew members.
    7. Loaded and moved dirt, rocks, equipment, or other materials, using trucks, shovels, graders, or related equipment.
    8. Checked fuel supplies at sites to ensure adequate availability.
    9. Drove 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.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
GED