Knox County Career Center
306 Martinsburg Road
Is this for you?
In this lab you need to be/have:
Willing to work outside regardless of weather conditions
Willing to work long hours when necessary
Good math skills
Good work ethic
Able to visualize blue prints/plans
In this program you will earn certification in:
Skills taught in this program:
Heavy Equipment Fundamentals
First Aid & CPR
Grade & Elevations
Typical Wages for jobs in this field:
Heavy Equipment Operator—
*National Median Salaries
* Ohio Career Information System, 2010
* May require post-high school degrees
Career Options open with this Certification:
Heavy Equipment Operator
Employment Outlook for 2010 to 2020
Demand for building inspectors is projected to grow 18%
Employment of electricians is forecast to grow 23.2%
The field of masons is anticipated to grow 40%
The need for crane/tower operators is projected to grow 15.7%
Demand for Bulldozer/grader operators is expected to increase 23.5%
Career options with additional training / education:
A variety of careers which would build on a general knowledge of the Building Industry.
Push aside the obstacles and prepare for a career in the Building Trades Industry !
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