Paver Operator

Paver operators have the skill and experience to handle heavy paving equipment. (Image courtesy of Senn Blacktop)

A paver operator is responsible for laying down asphalt material on the roadway.

Paver operators’ skillful operation of advanced equipment produces consistently high-quality pavements for smooth driving.

Education requirements
High school diploma or GED

Other requirements
Knowledge of paving equipment
Team player

Work environment
Seasonal work
Day/night shifts and long hours during paving season
Outdoor work environment

$12 to $30 per hour