What does a paving/surfacing equipment operator do?
Paving/surfacing equipment operator responsibilities include operating equipment on job sites to pour concrete, asphalt, or other materials, as well as operating tamping machines and stone spreaders.
What do I need to get a paving/surfacing equipment operator job?
Students will learn safety, identification, and basic operational techniques. They will be taught the skills and knowledge required to understand the conditions and markings of the job site, and the responsibilities of the heavy equipment operator. They will also be taught how to calculate the areas, volumes, cut, and fill requirements for a job, along with interpreting roadway and construction site drawings.