Heavy Equipment Machine Operator

ROP: $12/hr., Depending Experience
Location: Various Job Sites
Work Schedule: Full Time M-F 7:00 – 3:30 p.m.

SUMMARY: Operate one or several types of power construction equipment, such as motor graders, bulldozers, scrapers, compressors, pumps, derricks, shovels, tractors, or front-end loaders to excavate, move, and grade earth, erect structures, or pour concrete or other hard surface pavement. May repair and maintain equipment in addition to other duties.

• Learn and follow safety regulations.
• Take actions to avoid potential hazards or obstructions, such as utility lines, other equipment, other workers, or falling objects.
• Locate underground services, such as pipes or wires, prior to beginning work.
• Monitor operations to ensure that health and safety standards are met.
• Adjust hand wheels and depress pedals to control attachments, such as blades, buckets, scrapers, or swing booms.

QUALIFICATIONS: Related construction experience preferred but company is willing to train.