2013 Equipment Operator Jobs in United States

City Of Enid
Enid, OK | Full Time
6 Months Ago
Green Sun Homes, Llc
Lehigh Acres, FL | Full Time
$42k-55k (estimate)
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Sentry Electrical Group, Inc.
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Thomas County Public Works
Thomasville, GA | Full Time
$35k-45k (estimate)
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Sentry Electrical Group, Inc.
Wichita, KS | Full Time
$34k-44k (estimate)
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Sentry Electrical Group, Inc.
Charlotte, NC | Full Time
$36k-46k (estimate)
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Agc Nebraska
Omaha, NE | Full Time
$45k-59k (estimate)
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Malheur County
Vale, OR | Full Time
$35k-44k (estimate)
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Sentry Electrical Group, Inc.
Dallas, TX | Full Time
$36k-46k (estimate)
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Sentry Electrical Group, Inc.
Richmond, VA | Full Time
$36k-46k (estimate)
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Penn Line Tree Service, Inc.
Wheeling, WV | Full Time
$34k-45k (estimate)
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Clean Harbors Career Site
Birmingham, AL | Full Time
$52k-68k (estimate)
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Central Arkansas Workforce Development Area
Benton, AR | Full Time
$39k-51k (estimate)
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Bristol, FL | Full Time
$31k-39k (estimate)
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Jacksonville, FL | Full Time
$33k-42k (estimate)
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Point Broadband
Rose City, MI | Full Time
$42k-53k (estimate)
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City Of Concord
Concord, NC | Full Time
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Waste Connections, Inc.
Clarkson, NE | Full Time
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Agc Nebraska
Norfolk, NE | Full Time
$40k-53k (estimate)
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Titan America
York Haven, PA | Full Time
$37k-47k (estimate)
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L. G. Everist, Inc.
Brookings, SD | Full Time
$35k-45k (estimate)
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Brown & Root
Westlake, LA | Full Time
$36k-47k (estimate)
1 Day Ago
Curtis Contracting Incorporated
Richmond, VA | Full Time
$81k-105k (estimate)
1 Day Ago
Terracon Consultants, Inc.
Greeley, CO | Full Time
$40k-52k (estimate)
2 Days Ago
Waste Connections Us, Inc.
Richwoods, MO | Full Time
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Kelly Cable Of New Mexico
La Loma, NM | Full Time
$40k-53k (estimate)
2 Days Ago

Equipment Operator

Full Time 6 Months Ago

Position Description:


POSITION TITLE: Equipment Operator POSITION CODE: 24-225


Streets Foreman


BLS COMPARABLE: 47-2073.00, Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

LEADERSHIP: Provides co-worker leadership to others through motivation, team building, and providing feedback.


  • Subject to post offer, pre-employment drug screen.
  • Subject to post offer, pre-employment physical examination/medical history check.
  • Subject to a pre-employment criminal background check.
  • In accordance with 49 CFR 391.53, information regarding previous employers may be used for the purpose of investigating the applicant’s safety performance history within the previous three years. This includes general employment, accident, and drug/alcohol information.
  • In accordance with 49 CFR 391.23, a Motor Vehicle Report covering the previous three years will be obtained for the purpose of investigating the applicant’s driving history.
  • As a CDL driver, the employee will be required to comply with all provisions of DOT Regulation 49 CFR Parts 40 and 382, including random drug and alcohol testing.
  • Possession of a valid Oklahoma Class B CDL upon hire with an acceptable driving record.
  • Due to “on-call status”, must be able to report to work within 30 minutes.

POSITION PURPOSE: To ensure the quality and safety of city streets, alleys, and drainage ditches to Enid residents through efficient operation of the Streets Division.


  • Starts engine, moves throttle, controls, and levers to operate equipment, and attachments including tractor mower, tractor and bush hog, riding mowers, trencher, skid loader, rubber tire roller, and sheep’s foot.
  • Performs daily inspection of equipment, greases, oils, and performs maintenance and minor repairs.
  • Operates equipment in a variety of positions to include steep inclines, wet conditions, tight spaces, etc.
  • Ability to operate laydown machine, patch truck, crack seal and all functions related to surface repair.
  • Sets up safe work zones and follows safe operations procedures.
  • Provides assistance to other departments as needed.
  • Performs other duties as required.


  • Equipment is clean and well maintained.
  • Streets are clear of debris.
  • Policies and procedures in City of Enid personnel manual and safety manual are understood, followed, and modeled for other employees.
  • Effective relations exist with co-workers as well as with the public.
  • New employees are well trained and assisted. Management is appropriately informed. The City’s professional reputation is maintained.


High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or six months related experience and /or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


Class B CDL upon hire
Department of Agriculture spraying license within 1 year of employment.


— Basic knowledge of the chemical composition, structure, and properties of substances and of the chemical processes and transformations that they undergo. This includes uses of chemicals and their interactions, danger signs, production techniques, and disposal methods.

Mechanical — Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.


Ability to work independently.
Accurate and attentive to detail.
Ability to assist and support others.
Ability to operate riding mower, tractor, vector truck, chain saw, and weed eater.
Ability to mow on slopes.
Ability to operate telephone, copier, and other basic business machines.



Manual dexterity sufficient to reach/handle items and work with the fingers.


Normal vision, with or without corrective lenses.

Color vision.

Peripheral vision.

Depth perception.


PDC Level: Very Heavy
Employee lifts/carries 80 lbs. frequently (34% - 66% of the time or 100-500 times per day0; exert push/pull force of 80-100 lbs. Extensive physical activity required performing strenuous daily activities of a mechanical nature. Frequent standing, over the head reaching and lifting, twisting, carrying, climbing, and balancing required. Frequent bending, stooping, crouching, and crawling required.

LANGUAGE/COMPREHENSION: Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to other employees of the organization.

REASONING ABILITY: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

MATHEMATICS ABILITY: Ability to perform very basic math skills including adding and subtracting two-digit numbers, multiplying and dividing with 10’s and 100’s. Ability to perform these operations using units of money and weight or distance measurement.

: Regular – 8-hour shift, typically 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday.

Rotation Based Highway Hours: 3:00am – 11:30am when cleaning highways is required

Other – Variable lunch period and breaks in coordination with other personnel.
May be required to work holidays, nights and weekends during flooding and snow and ice events, 10-12 hours.

Early morning or night time hours could be required for work that would need to be done in high traffic areas, very limited.

: Outdoors exposed to changing weather conditions (rain, sun, wind, snow, etc.)

Noise level
: Frequent exposure to loud noise, wearing of hearing protection required.

Other work conditions
: Moderate exposure to air contamination.

Moderate exposure to debris thrown up by mower, wearing of protective eyewear required.
Constant vibration.

Improperly illuminated or awkward and confining workspace.




5-7 years’ experience.
8 years’ experience.

Proficient ability to operate two or more listed equipment.
Class B CDL upon hire

Ability to operate heavy equipment periodically

Valid CPR certification.
Ability to fill in for Heavy Equipment Operator for intermediate periods of time.

Advanced safety training.

Ability to train co-workers.


Job descriptions assist organizations in ensuring that the hiring process is fairly administered and that qualified instance, however, should the duties, responsibilities, and requirements delineated be interpreted as all inclusive.
employees are selected.

All descriptions have been reviewed to ensure that only essential functions and basic duties have been included. Peripheral tasks, only incidentally related to each position, have been excluded. Requirements, skills, and abilities included have been determined to be the minimal standards required to successfully perform the positions. In no

Additional functions and requirements may be assigned by supervisors as deemed appropriate.

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, it is possible that requirements may be modified to reasonably accommodate disabled individuals. However, no accommodations will be made which may pose serious health or safety risks to the employee or others or which impose undue hardships on the organization.

I have reviewed this job description and I can perform the essential functions of this position, with or without, reasonable accommodations. I have also received or have been offered a copy of this job description.

Printed Name__________________________ Date ___/____/____ Signature_______________________________




Enid, OK



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Conducts regular maintenance on assigned equipment and strictly adheres to maintenance requirements.

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Take precaution to avoid potential hazards or obstructions, such as utility lines, other equipment, other workers or falling objects.

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Operators should be alert, detail-oriented and familiar with safety and health guidelines.

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Six months verifiable experience within last two years of equipment operator experience, preferred.

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Vocational training programs are also an option for becoming a heavy equipment operator.

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