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Certification, Licensing, and Special Requirements

Certification or Licensing

To move construction equipment to various job sites, construction equipment operators and operating engineers often are required to have a commercial driver's license. States issue commercial driver's licenses based on rules and regulations. Certification from a training school can enhance an operating engineer's employment opportunities by proving to the employer that the applicant is skilled in handling various types of construction equipment.

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