Note to applicants: The following is a brief job description.
The heavy equipment operator operates a variety equipment and trucks used in construction, maintenance and repair activities and performs a variety of semiskilled tasks in the construction of landfills.
Operates construction or power equipment, such as backhoe, man-lift, dump truck, bulldozer, road grater, front-end loader, hydraulic excavators, skid steers, packers etc.
All heavy equipment operators will be required to perform ground work from time to time this will include picking up rocks, sticks and roots as well as using a manual shovel.
Performs all duties in conformance to appropriate safety and security standards.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works in outside weather conditions including but not limited to hot, cold, wet, dry.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
All heavy equipment jobs will require you to work out of town for a minimum of (5) days at a time with the possibility of working over-time and weekends and travel from site to site.
Are you capable of performing in a reasonable manner, with or without a reasonable accommodation, the activities involved in the job or occupation for which you have applied? A review of the activities involved in such a job or occupation has been given.