Print ISBN: 978-1-63700-800-3
# of Pages: 350
# of Volumes: 1
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e-ISBN: 978-1-63700-801-0
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Careers in Heavy Equipment Operation, Maintenance & Repair

August 2024

With the size and scale of modern infrastructure projects continually increasing, it’s no surprise that heavy equipment and the skilled individuals who operate them are as in-demand as ever. Those vehicles and pieces of machinery also need to be routinely maintained and repaired when damage occurs, and the individuals responsible for those tasks are also highly valued within the industry.

Some occupations in the area of heavy equipment operation, maintenance and repair include:

  • Aircraft and Avionics Equipment Mechanics and Technicians
  • Automotive Body and Glass Repairers
  • Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics
  • Construction Equipment Operators
  • Diesel Service Technicians and Mechanics
  • Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service Technicians
  • Industrial Machinery Mechanics, Machinery Maintenance Workers, and Millwrights

Careers in Heavy Equipment Operation, Maintenance & Repair provides detailed and need-to-know information on various careers in the worlds of construction, infrastructure, and adjacent industries such as mining and oil and gas. Each chapter provides a wealth of real-world information including A Day in the Life, Work Environment, Education & Training, Earnings & Advancement, Employment Outlook, and Conversations with Real Professionals, as well as contacts for more information.

This ongoing series serves as a stepping stone in understanding specific careers and provides a wealth of information on the education and training needed within each profession along with a look towards the future of the field with an informative employment outlook.

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