Summary Heavy Equipment Operator Apprentice near Peterborough (ON)

Find key facts and figures about working as a heavy equipment operator apprentice. The following information is applicable to all Heavy equipment operators (except crane) (NOC 7521).


Heavy equipment operators operate heavy equipment used in the construction and maintenance of roads, bridges, airports, gas and oil pipelines, tunnels, buildings and other structures; in surface mining and quarrying activities; and in material handling work. They are employed by construction companies, heavy equipment contractors, public works departments and pipeline, logging, cargo-handling and other companies.


  • Operate heavy equipment
  • Clean and lubricate equipment and refill equipment tanks
  • Operate computer controlled equipment
  • Conduct pre-operational checks on equipment
  • Secure special attachments to equipment



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High school diploma or occupation-specific training usually required

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