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Heavy Equipment Operator - Skid Steer Mini Excavator
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Please wait... Date: Jan 29, 2018 Location: Murray, UT, US, 84123 Company: Centuri Construction Group Company Introduction Canyon Pipeline is a premier urban pipeline construction company who takes pride in serving customers and communities in the Utah area. As a leader in energy distribution services, Canyon fosters open and integrated relationships with customers while seeking new and innovative solutions for the long-term. Canyon is part of Centuri Construction Group, a comprehensive construction services enterprise dedicated to meeting the growing demands of North American utilities, energy and industrial markets. We are seeking dedicated people with the desire to learn and build a career while exceeding the highest quality and safety standards. Join us in laying the groundwork for the next 100 years. Position Summary Operators are assigned to a crew to install or replace natural gas pipelines underground. Duties involve physically demanding construction general labor while operating specialized vehicles and earth movers. Operators move earth, equipment, tools and materials safely into place. Position Tasks
Operate track hoe, backhoe, side boom, loaders, and/or skidsteers, and forklifts
Using a hand shovel, dig around existing utility structures to prevent damage
Load and unload equipment and materials
Daily pre-shift vehicle and equipment inspections
Keeping daily log
Preforming regular maintenance and cleaning on assigned vehicles and equipment
Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by supervisors Prerequisite Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Knowledge of underground utilities and locator markings
Skill to operate equipment in close proximity to workers and underground utilities
Ability to interact with public, supervisors, and coworkers professionally at all times
Ability to think clearly no matter the stress or difficulty of your circumstances
Possess a strong work ethic and commitment to excellence
Ability to comprehend and communicate specific directions in English to ensure the safety of all
Desire to learn and commitment to working safely Education and Experience 5 years’ experience operating heavy equipment and forklift Physical and Environmental Demands • Ability to tolerate work in the extremes of weather without complaining is essential • Distinguish safety colors with 20/20 eyesight using corrective lenses if necessary • Ability to speak and hear worksite safety instructions • Withstand prolonged and repeated: lifting (including overhead, up to 50lbs); standing; climbing; kneeling; reaching and feeling; crouching and crawling • Ability to work with a heightened awareness within the “red zone” of heavy equipment • Ability to stand for long periods (up to 14 hours at a time) • Quick and accurate hand-eye coordination to work safely Provided Training and Benefits • OSHA Certification Training • Working safely training • Professional Development • Employee Assistance Program • Work Boot Allowance • Health Insurance Plan Conditions of Employment • Maintain OSHA certifications • Maintain satisfactory safety record • Perform all duties in conformance to appropriate safety and security standards • Provide own composite/steel toed work boots and prescription safety glasses (as needed) • Pre-employment, random, post-accident, and reasonable suspicion drug screens • Provide US work authorization documents for Everify • Driver’s license with no more than 3 moving violations and no DUIs within a two year rolling period • Satisfactory Criminal History Check • Hold/obtain and maintain DOT medical card • Pass all qualification tests including fit for duty Equal Employment Opportunity Employer Centuri and its subsidiary companies will provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants without regard to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, gender, genetic information, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law. Centuri will provide reasonable accommodations to allow an applicant to participate in the hiring process (e.g., accommodations for a test or job interview) if so requested. Nearest Major Market: Salt Lake City Apply now » Apply now
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Mini Excavator Operator
JOB STILL AVAILABLE AS OF 8/16/17--APPLY NOW!Will operate a mini excavator, placing fiber optic cable and hand holds.Must have valid driver license.
Excavator Operator needed for projects in the Buffalo, NY area. Starting pay is $20/hr-30 /hr . depending on experience. If you are an Equipment Operator with Excavator experience apply now.
- Class-A license is a plus Full-time 40+hours a week. We pay weekly, offer benefits, and paid vacation.
Apply now or call (716)651-1990 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Requirements Strong working knowledge of job site safety High standard of integrity and professionalism Drug free at all times
Company Details In addition to consistent work, top pay, and employment opportunities, we provide a benefits package that is among the best in the industry. Our comprehensive benefits encourage our employees and their families to build a lifelong relationship with us.
Dental and vision plan
Prescription drug plan
Short-term disability + 401(k) profit-sharing savings plan
Tool purchase programs Tradesmen International is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).
Recruiter Name Joshua Kull
Recruiter Phone Number 111-111-1111
We are a supply chain management consulting company. Our services cover all aspects of supply chain management, logistics and business analytics; from the strategies all the way through to successful implementations.
Our supply chain consultants are very experienced in supply chain management. This is combined with the sharpest mathematicians and analysts with the state of the art tools, who provide quantitative analytics. Most important is that we help you implement what we recommend, to insure the highest positive impact. Experience
The duties of this position include the safe and efficient operation of all equipment, and the movement of material. Responsibilities consist of operating front-end loaders, side loaders, tractor trailers, and system operational duties in accordance with established procedures.
This position works under the direction of the Lead Equipment Operator. This position will be responsible for taking appropriate action on his own initiative to prevent equipment damage or personnel injury.
He/she is required to operate equipment, record data, report equipment malfunctions or trends which indicate possible trouble and perform actions as directed to correct abnormal operating conditions or emergency situations.
Assignments will include, but not limited to PM maintenance tasks assist with and perform minor equipment repair work, residue removal, and MSW handling on the tipping floor, perform painting, cleanup work and various other tasks.
This individual must be familiar with the plant and the use and care of tools, equipment and material associated with the loading Systems.
Applicant must recognize that this position may be required to work overtime, nights, and incidental or prolonged hours, resulting from unusual operating conditions and major overhauls. Equipment Operators may be asked to participate in work on other equipment and systems throughout the Facility, as deemed necessary.
HS Diploma or GED equivalent is required. Minimum of one (1) year experience in the operation of loaders and facility equipment.
Ability to drive a tractor trailer, operate front end loaders and other heavy equipment.
Physical strength to lift 50 pounds and carry it a distance of 100 yards.
Ability to climb ladders and work in overhead positions requiring harness and safety line.
Mechanical aptitude to use hand tools to minor maintenance.
Our logistics consultants are hands-on, fact-based and focused on delivering results. The reduction of the logistics costs is always combined with efforts to improve the customer service level.
The service level usually improves with better control and a structured approach to get the fundamental prerequisites right. The results can also be in the form of shorter response time, risk reduction, reduction of carbon dioxide emissions or higher picking accuracy.
Excavator / Foreman
Do You Have Heavy Equipment Experience? Do You Like Leading The Work?
Immediate full-time opening. You Dig, LLC (Greater Seattle Area), an established and growing high-end excavation company is now accepting applications for an accurate, driven, and knowledgeable individual to join our team. You will be working with a hard-working, consistent, and dedicated team of people.
ABOUT OUR COMPANY:
Since 1996 we have built high-end residences in the Seattle area. In 2015 our excavation division was formed to better serve our customers and the community. Our clients appreciate our knowledge and skill, but also like that they we do not interfere with their lifestyles and day-to-day routines. We appreciate hard work and your investment of time. Our team follows the traditions of the building industry and enjoys balance in their lives.
- Operate heavy equipment - dozer, excavator, backhoe, loader
- Direct the work and provide some onsite training of laborers, pipe layers, and other coworkers
- Responsible for creating a safe work environment on the worksite
- Identify and assemble all types of pipe and correct fill material placement.
- Ability to shoot grades, accurately layout structures for the project
- Read plans / blueprints to identify grades, slopes, structures, pipes, elevations
- Know city standards and how to use them in the field to prevent rework and/or mistakes
- Equipment safety and light maintenance (or notification of needed maintenance)
- Troubleshoot unexpected conditions and create corrective plans to remedy the situation
PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES AND SKILLS NEEDED TO BE SUCCESSFUL:
- Organized – likes to work within a system and plans the success of the jobs.
- Urgency – decisiveness, quick response and fast action.
- Goal-oriented – good at focusing efforts on meeting a goal / mission.
- Follow Up and Follow Through – doesn’t like to leave “loose ends”, ensures all things started get finished.
- Self-Management – good at managing time and priorities without management oversight.
- Analytical – can “see what needs to happen” and can work to get there.
- Must be familiar with these areas of safety: shoring, slope cut, equipment, temporary steel sheet placements on road, etc.
- 5+ years’ experience with heavy equipment
- Have passed, or willing to take:
- 10-hour OSHA training
- Confined Space Entry certification
- Seattle RSSC test (Registered Side Sewer Contractor)
- Physically able to dig, help with excavation
- Able to pass drug and background checks
- Reliable transportation
- Valid license & experience towing large equipment
- Verifiable references
- Must have working cellphone
- Approximately 40 hours per week. Occasional overtime, possible infrequent weekends.
- Start time is generally 7:00-8:00 AM
- Consistent and reliable year-round work
- $27-$31 per hour to start, depending on experience
- Performance review after 45 days
- We offer good health insurance and pay 50% of the employee’s premium
- 6 paid holidays after 90 days
- 1 week paid vacation after 1 year
To arrange a confidential interview, upload your resume along with a cover letter explaining what you like about this opportunity. All resumes with cover letters will be personally reviewed by management.
Mini Excavator Foreman
ADB Companies has openings for a couple Mini Excavator Foreman.
A CDL License is required as well as a strong work ethic and being a team player. Previous experience in the field would be a bonus though not a requirement.
Previous Utility Construction Expereince would be a huge bonus.
A full benefit package is provided that includes:
- Medical Insurance for employee is fully paid
- Paid Holidays
- Paid Vacation
Apply using this link: https://keeleycompanies.formstack.com/forms/adb_companies
Hydro Excavator Operator
The supply chain management services are primarily focused on the bigger picture. The global supply consulting services are based on the international reach through offices and logistics consultants all over the world as well as the previous experience from global supply chain projects.
Must have the physical, developmental, and mental ability to perform job tasks, work efforts, responsibilities and duties of the job illustrated below:
Primary operation of construction and maintenance equipment listed below at least 50% of work effort.
Duties include the performance of manual laboring tasks. Operates one or more of the following:
Grader, Vacuum Truck, Asphalt Distributor, Gradall (Telescoping Boom Excavator), Bulldozer, Transport, Boom Mounted Hydraulic Mower/Ditcher, Self-Propelled Mixer, Sterling Bucket Truck
May operate smaller equipment such as dump truck or other light equipment. Washes and cleans and provides routine maintenance on equipment.
Performs manual laboring tasks as assigned. May act as lead worker when assigned. Knowledge of the operation, maintenance and use of assigned equipment.
Knowledge of traffic and other regulations governing the operation of equipment. Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions in the operation of equipment.
Ability to make routine maintenance checks and emergency repairs to equipment.
Ability to see, hear sounds at a normal level, ambulate independently, drive from work site to work site, bend, stoop, sit and stand. Ability to use multi-hand and/or foot controls. Ability to perform task that require eye and hand coordination.
Must be able to lift and carry materials that are a minimum of 5 lbs. and greater with the average weight being forty five (45) lbs. Ability to wear Personal Protection Equipment that may be required by supervision.
Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions. Ability to work in all weather and environmental conditions (i.e.: sun, rain, cold, swamp, ditches, dirt and hot asphalt). Performs related duties as required.
One (1) year's experience in the operation and routine maintenance of the primary piece of equipment required of the work unit.
A comparable amount of related training and experience may be substituted for the minimum qualifications with the exception of licensure.
Development of supply chain strategies demands an understanding for the modern opportunities in the form of support systems, infrastructure and professional services that make up the prerequisites for the structures in a global logistics design. The local knowledge of the practical hands-on logistics and cultural features are required to ensure that the strategies will be possible to transform into reality.
Crew Laborers Or Excavator Operators
The Driller, LLC is a growing Des Moines-area company providing trenchless construction services through out the Midwest. We provide stable work environment; comprehensive ongoing education/safety training; and opportunities for advancement.Required to Travel Monday -Friday with occasional weekends.This particular position will be working near Tama for the Hwy 30 expansion and working east on Hwy 30.Must be able to speak and understand English for safety reasons and have the ability to communicate from the excavators to tunnel boring machines and down in the tunnels via spoken/radio communication.
Looking to hire 2-5 construction laborers for this project as part time temporary through June/July. (Refer to the online links for candidate specs preferred.) Salary is $19.50 per hour plus fringes of $6.50 is the entry level pay for this job.Apply online: http://www.thedrillerllc.com/careers/ and choose the entry-level or skilled link for Marshalltown. VEVRAA Contractor. EEO/AA.(W/M/Vest/Disability)Employer.
Grading - Heavy Equipment Operator - Excavator
The company does not offer relocation benefits. The position of an Excavator/Heavy Equipment Operator in the Grading Department moves mass excavation in an off-road environment. Duties and
•Conduct pre-shift and post-shift daily inspections of equipment for safety and mechanical defects.•Operate/drive construction type equipment to excavate, move, and grade earth, concrete, asphalt, or other hard surface pavement on road beds and dirt/earth surfaces in a safe manner•May perform minor repairs and maintain equipment as needed•General labor as needed Education and/or Experience: •3 – 5 years’ experience preferred•High school diploma/GED, preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required: •Valid driver’s license preferred•Must be safety oriented•Ability to understand and follow oral instructions, communicate tactfully and effectively with supervisors, co-workers and the public•Able to learn and comply with all safety policies and procedures and OSHA regulations•Able to learn and comply with all company policies and procedures•Ability to travel and to work overtime when required•Must be able to pass a drug screen•Must have a strong work ethic•Must be 18 years of age Physical Demands: The physical demands below are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. •Able to push and pull with hands, arms, and feet repetitively•Must have good visual and auditory physical capabilities in order to manage sights and sounds in a hazardous construction environment•Able to be alert and cognitive of multiple concurrent activities of the construction site, including awareness of other employees, subcontractors, machinery, equipment, and moving traffic when applicable•Coordination between hand, eyes, feet to guide equipment and objects is required•Must be able to mount and dismount off of vehicles and equipment•Must be able to wear appropriate personal protective equipment •Must be able to walk on uneven terrain•Able to lift up to 70 pounds Environmental Working Conditions •All work is performed outside in heat, cold, and inclement weather.•Exposure to all elements of nature•Exposure to all types of terrain Company Benefits:•Competitive Salary•Company Paid Employee Medical Insurance Premiums•Company Paid Life Insurance•Health Reimbursement Account•401k with Company Match•Short Term Disability•Accident Insurance•Cancer Insurance•Vision•Dental•Vacation•Holidays
Basic Job Functions Safely operates a variety of excavators for underground pipe laying (sewer, water, storm drain). Pre-shift walk around of the assigned equipment to assure safe operation. Key Responsibilities
Maintain positive working relationships with all members of the crew.
Produce high quality work, safely and productively at all times.
Provide feedback to ensure all materials, tools, equipment and information is available for the work.
Look for opportunities for improvement in all tasks, means and methods regarding the work and be willing to learn from others.
Continually seek opportunities to share knowledge and teach others.
High proficiency in all related equipment preventative maintenance.
Eliminate WASTE such as waiting, rework, transporting, material storage and time. Minimum Job Requirements
Must have a minimum of three years experience in the industrial/commercial construction industry and have an in-depth understanding of the operation of various types of heavy construction equipment.
Must be able to read and understand safety and quality standards and effectively utilize all trade tools and equipment relevant to the work.
Possess effective verbal and written communication skills. Note: Job Description is subject to change at any time and may include other duties as assigned. Physical Requirements
Work up to a 12 hour shift doing hard physical work in varying temperatures and outside conditions.
Will climb and maintain balance on steel/wood framework, stairs, ladders and scaffolds.
Will lift, push or pull objects up to 50lbs. on an occasional basis
Required to use hands to grasp, lift, handle, carry or feel objects on a frequent basis
Must be able to comply with all safety standards and procedures
May reach above shoulder heights and below the waist on a frequent basis
May stoop, kneel, or bend, on an occasional basis
Ability to wear personal protective equipment is required (including but not limited to; steel toed shoes, gloves, safety glasses, hearing protection, hardhat, vest, etc.)
Move in and around confined, cluttered and uneven areas. Equal Opportunity Employer Statement: Sundt Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) that values and respects the importance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is the policy of the company to recruit, hire, train and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, religion, sex, color, age, disability, national origin, covered veteran status, or genetic information. We recognize that diversity and inclusion is a driving force in the success of our company. Req. ID: 4511 External Company Name: Sundt Companies, The External Company URL: www.sundt.com
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