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Equipment Operator

Wood Lafayette, LA
$32k-40k (estimate)
Other | Restaurants & Catering Services 3 Months Ago

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is recruiting for Heavy Equipment Operators to join our team in Ville Platte, LA.  We offer outstanding benefits, good pay, and career opportunities. 

 

Authorization to work lawfully in the US without sponsorship from Wood is required.

 

Operating equipment for earthwork / excavation projects, site preparation, hoisting material / equipment, road work, and other construction needs.  Must be able to work in extreme weather conditions.

POSITION FUNCTION

  • Ability to work with and assist crew in hoisting material, tools, equipment, and any related work with one or more of following: excavator, large boom all terrain forklift / extended boom, skid steers, front-end loader, track-hoe, bulldozers with GPS a plus, out riggers, 10K / 12K Forklift
  • Ability to read and interpret maps, sketches, drawings, specifications and technical manuals
  • Understands and follows oral and written instructions
  • Works independently in the absence of supervision
  • Must have a valid driver license

Skills / Qualifications

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Must have valid driver's license and experienced in operating heavy, motorized equipment used in delivery and storage of expensive equipment and material
  • Can use hand-held mobile radio units to coordinate tasks and resources
  • Can perform a variety of skilled construction and maintenance tasks
  • Can perform a variety of manual tasks for extended periods in unfavorable weather conditions
  • Ability to communicate clearly / both orally and in writing or via radio, perform routine inspection and preventive maintenance on assigned equipment and refer defects or repairs to supervisor; clean equipment
  • A commitment to safety
  • Written and practical assessment test for continued employment after orientation

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Must possess enough strength and stamina to perform the technical duties and essential functions as identified above
  • Must be able to move in and around confined spaces and uneven areas
  • Must have full range of motion
  • Required consistently to work 48 hours per week performing construction-based labor in varying temperature extremes and conditions (additional OT as needed)
  • Must be able to adequately hear and respond to voice commands and alerts from other employees, alarms, and other job-related noises
  • May be required to lift and carry items weighing no more than 50 pounds
  • Must be able to work in extreme weather conditions.

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement (EEO)

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

WEBSITE

woodchicago.com

HEADQUARTERS

CHICAGO, IL

SIZE

25 - 50

FOUNDED

2012

CEO

FRANCO GIANNA

REVENUE

<$5M

INDUSTRY

Restaurants & Catering Services

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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.

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