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.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
• 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.