Building Careers

Building Wisconsin Construction Careers

Destinations Career Academy

Wisconsin Operating Engineers are proud to be partners in Destinations Career Academy of Wisconsin. This is the first online public charter school to offer CTE courses that allow a student to prepare for an apprenticeship with the Wisconsin Operating Engineers. Earn high school and technical college credits AND fulfill your apprenticeship requirements!

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The future is bright for Wisconsin’s construction industry. Construction careers will never go away – they cannot be shipped overseas or relocated to another state. In fact, we are preparing for 22% growth in the next 5 years! With average salaries above $56,000 and one of the best training programs in the country, a career as an Operating Engineer is a smart choice!

Wisconsin Operating Engineer Projects

Miller Park

Zoo Interchange

Milwaukee Lakefront Skyline

Embrace Technology

Embrace Technology….Today’s construction industry is rapidly changing. GPS technology is just one example of the high-tech systems utilized by Operating Engineers to guide and operate big pieces of equipment.

Earn While you Learn

Earn While you Learn….Apprenticeship allows you to earn a paycheck while you are learning a career. No student loans to pay back, college credits with the Wisconsin Technical College System, and a state-of-the art training experience are yours through an apprenticeship with the Operating Engineers.

Create a Legacy

Create a Legacy……Operating Engineers play an important role in building the infrastructure, roads, bridges and buildings that make Wisconsin a great place to live. Be a part of the team that is Building Wisconsin!

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