27 Heavy Equipment Operation job ads & opportunities in the Detroit, Michigan area

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Machine Repair Apprentice


MI-Pontiac, Machine Repair Apprentice We are a fast growing industrial contracting company seeking a hard working person for our machine repair apprentice. This is a full-Time, permanent employment opportunity. You must be willing to work 40+ hours. We offer benefits and 401K. Responsibilities Must be very mechanically inclined Rigging experience a plus CDL-A driver’s license a plus Welding experience a plus … MORE INFO

Machine Repair/Rigging Foreman


MI-Pontiac, Machine Repair/Rigging Foreman We are a fast growing industrial contracting company seeking a hard working mobile crew (rigging) foreman. This is a full-Time, permanent employment opportunity. You must be willing to work 40+ hours. We offer benefits and 401K. Responsibilities 5+ years of machine repair and/or rigging experience MUST be very mechanically inclined CDL-A driver’s license a plus Weldi … MORE INFO

Shown below: Detroit heavy equipment operation area jobs provided by Indeed job search

Construction Equipment Repairer

United States Army and Army Reserve – Wyandotte, MI – Indeed.com

Construction equipment repairers are responsible for maintaining trucks, bulldozers, power shovels and other heavy equipment that are needed for construction. . . … MORE INFO

Sanitation Worker

US Foods – Detroit, MI – Indeed.com

Experience in operation of warehouse equipment to include: . Over 100 lbs (Very Heavy): . Responsible for the cleaning and maintenance of division building and. . . … MORE INFO

Outside Plant Technician

Aero Communications Inc – Livonia, MI – Indeed.com

Ability to work with heavy-duty power equipment and hand tools in the construction, repair and maintenance of outside plant facilities by loading tools and. . . … MORE INFO

Test Engineer (Entry-Level - Automotive Emissions)

NGK Detroit – Novi, MI – Indeed.com

To discover problems and debug programs so that equipment performs to design specifications. Determines conditions, under which tests are to be conducted, and. . . … MORE INFO

District Administrator

Konecranes – Novi, MI – Indeed.com

Our strength comes from our continuous commitment to provide equipment and service that people can trust, accompanied by innovative technologies designed to. . . … MORE INFO

Technician Trainee

Safelite AutoGlass – Livonia, MI – Indeed.com

Ensures that all equipment, materials, and areas of operation conform to health and safety regulations and requirements. . . . … MORE INFO


National Guard – Detroit, MI – Indeed.com

They achieve this by operating lathes, drill presses, grinders, welding gear, and other machine shop equipment. . . . … MORE INFO

Security I

United States Steel – Ecorse, MI – Indeed.com

This position is responsible for responding to emergency scenes (Patrol, Fire and EMS), operation of fire apparatus and equipment, carrying a firearm, and fire. . . … MORE INFO

Shop Mechanic/Driver

FCX Performance – Farmington Hills, MI – Indeed.com

Including machine shop, equipment operation, shipping & receiving, inventory area. Maintain, adjust, make repairs, and operate equipment using pumps, air. . . … MORE INFO

Project Assistant

OfficeTeam – Auburn Hills, MI – Indeed.com

From heavy multi-tasking during. Routine clerical duties to support department activities and equipment. Bachelors degree in Business Administration, Operation. . . … MORE INFO

Nuclear Service Person (Insulator)

DTE Energy – Newport, MI – Indeed.com

RIGGING of CRITICAL and HEAVY loads over safety related equipment. Equipment during maintenance activities. Safety equipment to job site. . . . … MORE INFO

Service Tech/Equipment Mechanic

The DAKO Group – Wixom, MI – Indeed.com

Our Wixom, MI customer is seeking an experienced Service Tech/Equipment Mechanic for direct hire position at $17-$19 per hour, plus applicable travel per diems. . . … MORE INFO

Diesel Mechanic/Technician

W.W. Williams Company – Dearborn, MI – Indeed.com

Full-service repair facility working primarily on engine overhauls and maintainance for diesel engines, heavy-duty transmissions, and/or related equipment used. . . … MORE INFO

Photography Venue Manager (West Bloomfield)

Ready Image Photo – West Bloomfield Township, MI – Indeed.com

The role of Venue Manager is to provide leadership and facilitate the smooth operation of photography operations at a specific venue. . . . … MORE INFO

Truck Driver

National Guard – Detroit, MI – Indeed.com

Operate all wheeled vehicles and equipment over varied terrain and roadways for support of combat operations. . . . … MORE INFO

Wheeled Vehicle Mechanic

United States Army and Army Reserve – Wyandotte, MI – Indeed.com

Perform wheeled vehicle recovery operations. Maintain wheeled vehicles, their associated trailers and material handling equipment systems. . . . … MORE INFO

Mechanic Small Engines

Chets Rent All – Canton, MI – Indeed.com

With any construction sale or rental, we will help to select the perfect piece of equipment while instructing them on safety protocol, operations and proper. . . … MORE INFO

Safety Instructor / Business Development

MeritHall – Detroit, MI – Indeed.com

Knowledge of operation of standard office equipment. The Detroit Training Center (DTC) offers customized vocational programs of study in construction,. . . … MORE INFO

Manufacturing Process Engineer

Talascend LLC – Warren, MI – Indeed.com

Evaluates expenditures for processes and/or equipment. Provides technical assistance and training for assigned plant operations. . . . … MORE INFO

Forklift Shop Service Technician / Mechanic

Alta Equipment Company – Romulus, MI – Indeed.com

Previous mechanic repair experience (forklift, heavy equipment, diesel, automotive). Alta Equipment Company is one of the Great Lakes leading equipment dealers,. . . … MORE INFO

Delivery Driver - Part-Time - Traction (Romulus, MI)

Heavy Vehicle Parts Group – Detroit, MI – Indeed.com

The Heavy Vehicle Parts Group (a subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company) serves the heavy duty commercial vehicle aftermarket in the U. S. . . . … MORE INFO

Residential Truck Driver CDL

Republic Services – Pontiac, MI – Indeed.com

Two years of prior experience driving heavy commercial trucks. Safely operate his or her heavy truck along his or her designated route and to the disposal site;. . . … MORE INFO

School Bus Driver

Dean Transportation – Walled Lake, MI – Indeed.com

Be alert and exercise good judgment concerning emergencies and day-to-day operations. Secure all equipment that is required for each passenger as prescribed in. . . … MORE INFO

Brownstown, MI - Mover / Driver (non-CDL)

TWO MEN AND A TRUCKĀ® – Brownstown, MI – Indeed.com

Assist driver with truck inspections and moving equipment inventory. Ability to perform these operations using units of dollars, weight measurement, volume,. . . … MORE INFO

Driver with Weekly Home Time | Midwest Van Fleet

Roehl Transport – Detroit, MI – Indeed.com

About our Equipment. From Operations to Recruiting and Maintenance to Customer Service, Roehl offers a lot of career path options. . . . … MORE INFO

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