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Showing 1-10/1029 results for Heavy machinery operator.
Earthmoving machine operators use digging machines, such as bulldozers or graders, to move, shape or level earth, rock and rubble.
Crane operators use cranes to move objects such as materials on construction sites, containers on wharves, and heavy parts in factories.
Forklift operators operate vehicles that have a lifting platform for shifting and stacking heavy articles such as pallets, bales, crates, containers or cartons.
Heavy truck drivers drive trucks with or without trailers. They transport materials, livestock, machinery, liquids, general freight, and sometimes hazardous substances.
Energy and chemical plant operators monitor, control, and adjust equipment at gas plants, oil wells, and power stations to make sure they are functioning safely and efficiently.
Tow truck operators drive and operate trucks to tow vehicles that have broken down, been damaged or illegally parked.
Product assemblers put together parts of metal products, machinery, electrical and electronic equipment, telecommunications equipment, joinery products and other goods.
Stevedores operate a variety of heavy machinery to load, unload, tally and stow the cargo of a ship.
Textile process operators carry out a variety of tasks in the production of materials such as fabric, canvas, yarn and carpet.