Heavy Equipment Operator

Woodburn, OR
Posted 2 weeks ago

JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Daily check fluids, wear parts, tires, glass and general condition of the machinery assigned to use. Report issues and maintenance required immediately.
  • Safely and productively operate machinery assigned.¬†Adapt to changing environment including traffic, soil conditions and weather.
  • Utilize GPS systems, read and understand grade stakes and hubs for grade control and finishing.
  • Manage materials efficiently whether excavating, loading haul vehicles, placing materials, fine grading or installing utilities.
  • Operate a range of machines sizes and types for required use and application including excavators, wheel & track loaders, dozers, compactors, articulated and ridged frame haul trucks, wheel scrapers, tractors, graders.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must have valid license and clean driving record.
  • Must pass a pre-employment drug screen.
  • Must have 3 years minimum experience operating machinery.
  • Knowledge and competency with each machine type.
  • Earthwork and grading experience utilizing machinery for a variety of tasks including mass earthwork, loading of hauling vehicles, placing materials, compacting, moisture conditioning and fine grading.
  • Utility experience utilizing machinery for a variety of tasks including trench excavation, setting pipe, appurtenances and structures, shoring processes and systems including trench shields, hydraulic shores, sheet piling, soldier pile/lagging, sloping and benching.
  • Safe operation of each machine maintaining situational awareness at all times.
  • Recognize mechanical issues immediately as they develop with engine, hydraulic and electrical systems and taking action to shut down and secure the machine to avoid additional damage.

BENEFITS

  • Competitive Salary.
  • PTO.
  • Community Involvement.
  • Team Building Events.
  • Annual Company Events.
  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance.
  • Flexible Spending Accounts.
  • 401k.
If you are interested in the position please APPLY HERE.