Tag - excavator operator

How to Hire the Best Operators and Where to Find Them

If you’re a construction contractor you’re faced with a slew of decisions on a daily basis, many of which will have a major impact on your company’s short and long term prospects. One of these is whether you’d be better off buying or renting your heavy equipment and another is who you’re going to get to operate that equipment regardless of where it comes from. While today’s heavy equipment is more technologically advanced and capable than ever before it’s also very much like a race car in that what you ultimately get out of it will depend on who you place in control of it. Trying to find highly-qualified, highly-motivated, talented, dependable operators can be like trying to find the proverbial needle in a haystack. But find them you must. (more…)

How to Operate a Mini Excavator

Mini excavators are used throughout the world for a variety of construction needs. Even here in North America where construction professionals and homeowners alike have a wider range of equipment options, mini excavators are perfect for many jobs. Fortunately they're easy to learn to operate properly. (more…)