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If you’re looking for more than a job, Carter Machinery is the right place for you. We work hard, genuinely enjoy helping our customers succeed, and embrace commitment and innovation. We’re proud to be the Caterpillar dealer serving Virginia and southern West Virginia from each of our 16 locations and one of those locations needs YOU.

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The makeup of our team is one of our strengths and we're always looking for qualified people to continue our growth. Over the years, we've had people with all different types of backgrounds join our ranks: from recent technical school graduates and experienced veterans to those from related industries like aeronautical, electrical/HVAC and even automotive repair. Whatever your qualifications may be, Carter Machinery will help you make the most of them.


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Carter Machinery Apprenticeship Program

For individuals with a strong mechanical aptitude who are graduating high school or exiting the military, Carter's apprenticeship program may be just the educational path and training you are looking for to quickly pave the way for a construction equipment technician career.

This program will train and develop you to accurately troubleshoot and diagnose diesel equipment problems, perform repairs, recondition and service heavy equipment and components. This is a great opportunity to jump start your technician career. Get the education and build your skill set, all while being paid, receiving full-time benefits, and without incurring any education expenses. Does it get any better than this? 

Facts to Know:

  • Nationally recognized and fully accredited program
  • Candidates accepted and hired can complete the program for no cost
  • 400+ hours of instruction and on-the-job training
  • Excellent opportunity for veterans and high school graduates 18 years and older
  • Fast-track to the next level of development
  • Post Apprenticeship Program: Carter University will continue to provide learning and development opportunities at all levels of your career

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Carter Machinery, with its numerous locations and divisions, can provide you with opportunities others can't. And, we reward our people with excellent compensation and benefits. If you think you have what it takes, we'd like to hear from you.

CMCo is a Virginia Values Veterans (V3) Certified Company

Carter Machinery is certified by the Governor’s office and the Virginia Department of Veterans Services Commissioner as a Virginia Values Veterans (V3) employer.  V3 is a public-private partnership with a proven track record in encouraging companies to hire and retain skilled veterans in the civilian workforce.  Carter is fortunate to have over a hundred veterans employed and is committed to recruiting skilled veterans and their spouses as it continues to be one of the leading Caterpillar dealers in the United States.


In addition, Carter’s fully accredited apprenticeship program has been approved by the Department of Veterans Affairs and is now certified to provide training and education to eligible veterans who are hired into its program.

Carter Machinery recognizes the critical role Veterans bring in building a successful workforce and acknowledges the unique skills and training they received while serving our country are enormous assets in increasing productivity and efficiency company-wide.

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