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Heavy Equipment Operator

Any, South Dakota, United States

Job description

Pave Your Own Way with the Association of General Contractors

AGC partners with South Dakota's leading construction companies and we have opportunities across the state for you. Get hands-on with your future in a highly stable industry. Construction industry employment will add almost 1 million jobs between now and 2024, with workers making 7.1% more money than in previous years! Founded in 1935, AGC of South Dakota is the only full-service statewide construction trade association that serves and represents commercial construction, heavy, highway, bridge, and municipal/utility contractors. 

Construct a Great Career with an AGC Member Company

Our contractor members are currently seeking Equipment Operators to assist with commercial construction, highway, bridge, and utility construction projects in your area. These are full-time, well-paying positions with competitive benefits! Start building the foundation for a successful career in construction as an Equipment Operator.

Role Overview:

From heavy lifting to detailed movements, the fate of a project’s completion, quality and safety are in the reliable hands of an equipment operator. You’ll operate pavers, excavators, loaders, rollers, skidsteers and other heavy machinery. If you’re a confident person who likes to be in control of the safety and efficiency of a project, this is the job for you. You’ll need to bring with you leadership skills, a team player attitude and good interpersonal skills. The team is depending on you. Are you up for the challenge?

  • Operate multiple types of construction equipment while maintaining the highest level of safety standards in day-to-day operations.
  • Demonstrate versatility through properly utilizing other types of heavy machinery when needed (e.g. excavator, rubber tire and track loaders).
  • Become qualified to properly operate several types of equipment, earn relevant certifications, and demonstrate expertise in the core areas of equipment operations.

Job requirements

Job Requirements:

Member companies each have their own unique requirements based on their policies. By submitting your application, you will be considered by a multitude of companies within the AGC Association and evaluated against their requirements. For additional information, please contact us at