Equipment Operator – Light

Wind Onshore

Perform miscellaneous light equipment operations across the project for construction, installation or maintenance.

Position Requirements


Equipment capacity, Rigging, Inspections, Maintenance, Equipment operation, Reading & interpreting documents (safety rules, operating & maintenance instructions, procedure manuals); Writing reports, Math skills, computing rate, ratio, percent. Drawing & interpreting graphs.


HS Diploma. Training on equipment. May require apprenticeship on equipment.


1-3 years' experience operating light equipment

Credentialing Required/Optional

May require some certifications (i.e. forklift operator), Class A CDL to haul equipment; GWO (Global Wind Organisation) certified. WINDA (Wind Industry Training Records Database) registered.

Career Path

Position Reports To

Construction Manager or Foreman or Supervisor, Equipment Company Operator, Medium or Heavy Equipment Operator

Career path moves from this role

Equipment Operator - Medium, Equipment Operator - Heavy

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