Construction Equipment Operation

Construction Equipment Operation Careers

Graduate may find employment as construction equipment operators for:

  • commercial and residential building contractors
  • trenching and excavation contractors
  • county, state, and interstate road construction contractors
  • road maintenance departments

Starting Wages: $30,400 - $40,300 per year*

*Source: Iowa Workforce Development

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Cedar Falls Construction Co., Inc. Cedar Falls, IA
Cedar Valley Corp., LLC Waterloo, IA
C.J. Moyna and Sons Elkader, IA
JB Holland Construction, Inc. Decorah, IA
Peterson Contractors, Inc. Reinbeck, IA
Veith Construction Corp. Cedar Falls, IA

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Dianne Lellig
Butler Hall 131
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Student Success Specialist

De'Carlos Anderson
Butler Hall 122
319-296-2329 ext.1228
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Program Advisor

Marty Kroenecke
Regional Transportation Training Center 129
319-296-2329 ext.1332
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Dave Grunklee
Butler Hall 131A
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