Segments in this Video

Driving Large Machinery (04:46)


Heavy equipment operators do everything from moving earth to build roads to manipulating cranes to build skyscrapers.

Job Advantages and Skills (05:44)

The importance of gaining a high school diploma is stressed by an apprentice. He loves the interaction with others on the job, the opportunity for varied work, and the support of the union.

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Operating Engineers

Part of the Series : Made with the Trades
DVD Price: $99.95
DVD + 3-Year Streaming Price: $149.93
3-Year Streaming Price: $99.95



Once your students have taken the tour and seen what the skilled construction trades have to offer, they will want to know more about specific jobs that may interest them. This fast-paced program provides a concise profile of operating engineers, looking at educational background, apprenticeships, salary, and the work itself. (14 minutes)

Length: 14 minutes

Item#: BVL32271

ISBN: 978-0-7365-7571-3

Copyright date: ©2003

Closed Captioned

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