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School To Employment Pathways System (STEPS)

Degree/Course of Study
Match to Occupations: Construction/Heavy Equipment/Earthmoving Equipment Operation

Check out the occupations that match up with a particular degree/course of study. See how many openings those occupations are projected to have per year until 2014 to give you an idea of how competitive you need to be in order to secure the career you are pursuing. Also, see the minimum degree (e.g. Associate, Bachelor's, Master's, etc.) that is required for the occupation you are considering by looking at the Minimum Degree Level.

In this classification system the education and training required reflects the manner in which most workers become proficient in that occupation and the preferences of most employers.

The Annual Projected openings include estimates for new and replacement jobs. Visit the California Employment Development Department Labor Market Information website for additional information.

Cells with N/A reflect the fact that California colleges did not grant a degree matched to that course of study in the most recent year.

Visit our Postsecondary Education Value page to explore another important reason to obtain a degree.

Link Descriptions

  • Colleges Offering Degree: Colleges that offer a major in the subject area
  • Enrollment in Discipline: Enrollment counts of students in the selected major at public 4-year colleges in California
  • Degrees Awarded: Degrees awarded to students in the selected major at public and private colleges in California

  Green Job = Green Job. For more information about green jobs, click here.

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Degrees / Certificates Awarded in 2010 for Public Institutions and 2009 for Non-Public Institutions from All Title IV Participating Institutions

Degree/Course of Study Occupation Annual
Projected
Openings
Minimum Degree Level Degrees
At
Minimum
Level
Degrees
Above
Minimum
Level
Degrees
At or Above
Minimum
Level
49.0202 - Construction/Heavy Equipment/Earthmoving Equipment Operation
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
47-2071 - Paving, Surfacing, & Tamping Equipment Operators
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Additional Information
Licenses Required
120On-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
  47-2072 - Pile-Driver Operators
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Additional Information
Licenses Required
N/AOn-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
  47-2073 - Operating Engineers & Other Construction Equipment Operators Green Job
Match to Other Degrees
Additional Information
Licenses Required
1,500On-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
  47-4051 - Highway Maintenance Workers
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Additional Information
200On-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
  47-4061 - Rail-Track Laying & Maintenance Equipment Operators Green Job
Match to Other Degrees
Additional Information
N/AOn-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
  47-4099 - Construction & Related Workers, All Other
Match to Other Degrees
Additional Information
Licenses Required
430On-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
  47-5011 - Derrick Operators, Oil & Gas
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Additional Information
N/AOn-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
  47-5012 - Rotary Drill Operators, Oil & Gas
Match to Other Degrees
Additional Information
Licenses Required
N/AOn-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
  47-5013 - Service Unit Operators, Oil, Gas, & Mining
Match to Other Degrees
Additional Information
N/AOn-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
  47-5021 - Earth Drillers, Except Oil & Gas
Match to Other Degrees
Additional Information
Licenses Required
50On-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
  47-5041 - Continuous Mining Machine Operators
Match to Other Degrees
Additional Information
N/AOn-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
  47-5042 - Mine Cutting & Channeling Machine Operators
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Additional Information
N/AOn-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
  47-5049 - Mining Machine Operators, All Other
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Additional Information
N/AOn-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
  47-5099 - Other Extraction Workers
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Additional Information
N/AOn-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
  49-9096 - Riggers
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Additional Information
50On-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
  53-4013 - Rail Yard Engineers, Dinkey Operators, & Hostlers
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Additional Information
N/AOn-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
  53-4041 - Subway & Streetcar Operators Green Job
Match to Other Degrees
Additional Information
110On-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
  53-6011 - Bridge & Lock Tenders
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Additional Information
N/AOn-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
  53-7011 - Conveyor Operators & Tenders
Match to Other Degrees
Additional Information
270On-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
  53-7021 - Crane & Tower Operators Green Job
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Additional Information
120On-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
  53-7031 - Dredge Operators
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Additional Information
N/AOn-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
  53-7032 - Excavating & Loading Machine & Dragline Operators
Match to Other Degrees
Additional Information
170On-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
  53-7033 - Loading Machine Operators, Underground Mining
Match to Other Degrees
Additional Information
N/AOn-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
  53-7041 - Hoist & Winch Operators
Match to Other Degrees
Additional Information
N/AOn-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A
  53-7111 - Shuttle Car Operators
Match to Other Degrees
Additional Information
N/AOn-The-Job TrainingN/AN/AN/A

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