1951 Equipment Operator 4 Jobs in United States

Glenn O. Hawbaker, Inc.
Turtle Point, PA | Full Time
$38k-48k (estimate)
6 Months Ago
Us11345-Airgas Airgas Usa, Llc
Sacramento, CA | Full Time
$34k-44k (estimate)
1 Week Ago
Southern Industrial Constructors
Columbia, SC | Full Time
$36k-48k (estimate)
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University Of Central Arkansas
Conway, AR | Full Time
Just Posted
Augusta, GA | Full Time
$36k-46k (estimate)
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Manatt's Inc.
Johnston, IA | Full Time
$37k-48k (estimate)
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Pleasant Lake, IN | Full Time
$32k-41k (estimate)
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Auburn, IN | Full Time
$32k-41k (estimate)
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Venture Corporation
Ellinwood, KS | Full Time
$33k-43k (estimate)
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Fieldbridge, Llc
Larose, LA | Full Time
$52k-66k (estimate)
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City Of Auburn, Maine
Canton, ME | Full Time
$38k-49k (estimate)
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City Of Auburn, Maine
North Monmouth, ME | Full Time
$38k-49k (estimate)
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City Of Auburn, Maine
Sumner, ME | Full Time
$38k-49k (estimate)
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City Of Auburn, Maine
North Turner, ME | Full Time
$38k-49k (estimate)
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City Of Auburn, Maine
East Winthrop, ME | Full Time
$38k-49k (estimate)
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Fieldbridge, Llc
Dickinson, ND | Full Time
$37k-48k (estimate)
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Eagle River Utility Solutions
Fargo, ND | Full Time
$41k-51k (estimate)
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Eagle River Utility Solutions
Bismarck, ND | Full Time
$42k-53k (estimate)
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Eagle River Utility Solutions
Grand Forks, ND | Full Time
$39k-48k (estimate)
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Blakeslee, OH | Full Time
$32k-41k (estimate)
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H+M Industrial Epc
Pierce, TX | Full Time
$52k-70k (estimate)
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Short Powerline Services, Llc
Glenrock, WY | Full Time
$36k-46k (estimate)
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Esg Operations, Inc.
Opelika, AL | Full Time
$46k-63k (estimate)
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Homer Companies
Lockport, IL | Full Time
$45k-59k (estimate)
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Venture Corporation
Otis, KS | Full Time
$33k-43k (estimate)
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Equipment Operator 4

Glenn O. Hawbaker, Inc. Turtle Point, PA
$38k-48k (estimate)
Full Time 6 Months Ago

Job Summary:
Operate heavy, material-moving construction equipment to excavate, prepare, maintain and/or repair civil and heavy highway-related projects.  Perform manual labor as assigned. This hourly, non-exempt position will work with indirect supervision.

Essential Functions:
* Operate heavy equipment in a safe and effective manner in order to minimize the risk of injury, property damage, or loss of life.
* Meet performance and technical standards required to qualify for Level 4 position.
* Safely operate heavy equipment in and among live traffic.
* Wear personal protective equipment.
* Perform daily safety and maintenance checks/procedures per operator’s manual.
* Responsible for proficient operation of multiple machines.  
* Assist with training and mentoring of employees.
* Provide leadership, guidance and encouragement to promote teamwork that increases productivity and efficiency.
* Ensure compliance with company quality control standards and procedures.
* Read the three views of a blueprint.
* Read grade stakes.
* Use a lock level.
* Assist Driver - Lowboy with approved loading and tie-down procedure.
* Perform daily lubrication of equipment as per operator’s manual.
* Complete required paperwork including Operator’s Daily Report.
* Perform manual labor such as digging or shoveling, assisting with placement of pipe and material, or other manual labor duties as assigned.
* Proactively and diplomatically communicate with Equipment Manager, Shop Superintendent, Job Site Leader, customers and peers concerning equipment and job-related problems.
* Exercise proper care and maintenance of company equipment.
* Frequently work more than 40 hours per week and non-traditional hours including night shift, Saturdays and occasionally Sundays.
* Perform additional assignments per supervisor’s direction.

Knowledge of:
* GPS/LPS for respective machines.
* OSHA safe trenching regulations.
* Utility installation.
* Heavy construction equipment operation.
* Occupational hazards and safety precautions of the trade.
* Construction operations.
* Basic and routine construction drawings, blueprints, sketches, diagrams and specifications.
* Soils, aggregate fill materials, bases, proper mixing and compacting techniques.
* Quality control standards and procedures.

Ability to:
* Recognize problems or errors at work site related to position.
* Make minor repairs and adjustments to equipment and detect problems with equipment.
* Understand and carry out oral and written instructions.
* Learn and follow GOH Company policies and procedures.
* Work without direct supervision.

* Must be prompt, reliable and dependable with work schedule.
* Must have a valid driver’s license for the state in which you reside with acceptable driving record per company minimum standards for drivers.

* Prefer high school graduate or equivalent.
* Prefer certificate or degree in Heavy Equipment Operation or related field.

* Prefer a minimum of three years of experience operating heavy equipment.

Physical Requirements:
* Ability to work in field environment with exposure to dust, exhaust fumes, noise, and vibration.
* Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds.
* Ability to physically climb in and out of equipment safely and operate levers or pedals to make fine, highly controlled muscular movements to adjust the position of control mechanisms. 
* Ability to sit for prolonged periods of time.
* Ability to work in extreme hot and cold and adverse weather conditions.
* Ability to work and walk on uneven terrain.
* Ability to shovel.
* Ability to bend, sit, stoop, and stand for long periods of time in the outdoor weather.
* Ability to wear required personal protective equipment.
* Ability to work for prolonged periods with unscheduled breaks.
* Ability to work unscheduled overtime hours.

The specific statements shown in each section of this description are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements and criteria considered necessary to perform the job successfully.




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Glenn O Hawbaker Inc
Full Time
$36k-45k (estimate)
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Glenn O Hawbaker Inc
Full Time
$39k-50k (estimate)
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If you are interested in becoming an Equipment Operator, you need to understand the job requirements and the detailed related responsibilities. Of course, a good educational background and an applicable major will also help in job hunting. Below are some tips on how to become an Equipment Operator for your reference.

Step 1: Understand the job description and responsibilities of an Accountant.

Quotes from people on Equipment Operator job description and responsibilities

Equipment operators report to on-site supervisors and collaborate with other construction personnel to meet construction goals.

12/18/2021: Beaumont, TX

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

02/10/2022: Virginia Beach, VA

Sustain a safe work area by setting up appropriate barricades, warning devices and proper vehicle and equipment placement.

01/03/2022: Fort Smith, AR

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

12/16/2021: Santa Cruz, CA

Performs preventative maintenance procedures and operated field equipment. Required to maintain a safe working environment and follow strict OSHA regulations.

12/16/2021: San Bernardino, CA

Step 2: Knowing the best tips for becoming an Accountant can help you explore the needs of the position and prepare for the job-related knowledge well ahead of time.

Career tips from people on Equipment Operator jobs

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

02/05/2022: Peoria, IL

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

02/25/2022: Hialeah, FL

Several states required special licenses to operate specific equipment such as loaders and backhoes.

01/31/2022: Madison, WI

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

12/27/2021: Pittsfield, MA

Ability to operate other heavy equipment is an asset but not required.

12/29/2021: Fargo, ND

Step 3: View the best colleges and universities for Equipment Operator.

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