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Heavy Equipment Operator - TEMP TO HIRE, (J/O#5145)

Job Type : Temp/Contract
Reference Code : 9102
Compensation : 12.00 USD/HOUR
Hours : Full Time
Travel : No
Relocation : No
Job Industry : Municipality
Job Category : Heavy Equip

Job Description :

 

Heavy Equipment Operator - TEMP TO HIRE, (J/O#5145) - M-F/7-3:30, BENEFITS include:  medical, dental, vision, life, accident, 401(a) retirement plan, paid vacation, sick leave, paid holidays, + $12/hr or UP, DOE.  Local company is seeking 3 Equipment Operators.  Must have experience and a Class B CDL.  Submit your employment application using your smart phone or PC to apply at https://jobs.redcarpetemp.com/signup or visit our office at 221 Laurel Street, Texarkana, AR 71854 & use one of our courtesy PCs.  Call 870-772-4039 to ensure availability.  Offer of Employment contingent on passing Interview Process, Background Check, & Pre-employment drug test.  See complete job description below:

 


SUMMARY OF ESSENTIAL DUTIES:


·         Repair streets and alleys through the use of a jack hammer, pick, or sledge hammer for breaking rock, pavement, asphalt, or other surfaces.


·         Must be able to spread, pack, and finish gravel, rock, asphalt, cement, and other material using shovel, hoe, rake, float, trowel, plate compactor, etc.


·         Repair streets by filling potholes, cleaning and repairing storm sewer catch basins, storm drains, ditches and other drainage structures.


·         Maintain street right of ways by trimming or removing trees and underbrush with chain saws, axes or machetes.


·         Must possess ability to drive and operate a variety of trucks and roller compactors.


·         Must be able to clean equipment and perform minor servicing activities including adding fuel, oil, coolants, and lubricants.


·         Must possess ability to set up and remove traffic control devices such as cones, barriers, flares, flashers, flags, etc.


·         Must occasionally direct traffic around construction zones.


 


POSITION SPECIFICATIONS:


·         Individual must have strength to pull, lift, and push 50 pound objects on a frequent basis and up to 100+ pounds (like a bag of cement) on a frequent basis.


·         Individual must possess the flexibility to bend, twist, reach; have the mobility to climb, crawl, walk; have the dexterity to operate machinery and tools on uneven surfaces, etc; and the stamina to exert self throughout the day in all weather conditions.


·         Individual must possess sufficient skill in foot/eye/hand coordination to perform the above described duties with tools and equipment available.


·         Skill in performing minor repairs and performing preventative maintenance of vehicles, equipment and tools.


·         Must also possess a general knowledge of safety procedures.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:


·         Individual must possess a valid commercial driver's license, class B minimum. Individual must possess a High School diploma or equivalent.


·         Ability to read and comprehend construction standards and codes.


·         Experience in construction trade preferable.


 


 WORKING CONDITIONS:



  • Much of the work is performed outdoors in inclement weather and during all seasons.

  • Some work is performed in confined areas, on slick and wet surfaces.

  • Employees are exposed to vibrations, loud continuous noise, offensive smells, dust, dirt, water, injury from moving equipment, insect bites, poison plants, flying objects, slippery surfaces and hazardous materials.


 


Required Qualifications :
 
Skills :
Backhoe Bobcat CDL - Class B Dozer Operator Dump Truck Local Driving Skid Steer Trackhoe Wrecker Driver
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