road roller operator


Road roller operators work with equipment to compact a variety of materials, such as soil, gravel, concrete or asphalt, in the construction of roads and foundations. They walk behind, or sit on top of the road roller, depending on the type and size, and roll over the area to be compacted.

Alternative label

  • walk-behind road roller operator

  • rough roller operator

  • roller operator

  • roller operative

  • road roller driver

  • ride on road roller operator

  • walk-behind roller operator

  • ride on roller operator

  • roller-compactor driver

  • ride on roller driver

  • vibrating roller driver

  • roller-compactor operator

  • vibrating roller operator

  • roller driver

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database:


Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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