LA PORTE, TX 77571 - US
EQUIPMENT OPERATOR - DIRT
ZACHRY is currently seeking an experienced Industrial Dirt Equipment Operator for new construction work.
Industrial Dirt Equipment Operators will operate one or more construction equipment such as but not limited to bob cats, bulldozers, excavators, front-end loaders, back hoes, rollers, and graders to move earth. They will also be responsible for safety, equipment inspections, and possibly assisting with repairs. The position will be expected to assist other crafts in their down times which may include non-operating activities.
· Must have 2+ years experience as a Dirt Equipment Operator.
· Must posses all Knowledge Skills and Abilities for positions (see below).
· Must be able to meet all physical requirements.
· May be required to have a valid drivers license and meet a motor vehicle records check.
· Must have all required tools.
· Must have reliable transportation.
· Will operate various construction dirt equipment to move the earth in precision processes.
· Will inspect equipment.
· Will be responsible for all safety aspects of operating the equipment.
· May follow signal directions from a signaler in equipment operations.
· Will access area of operations for safety issues and required processes an planning of equipment operations.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
· Must have experience and knowledge of operating varies construction equipment including but not limited too: bob cats, bulldozers, excavators, front-end loaders, back hoes, rollers,
· Must have basic mechanical knowledge and illustrate the abilities to inspect equipment.
· Must be have knowledge of and be familiar with soil types.
· Must illustrate knowledge of excavating and the specifications that are required for a given excavation.
· Must be able to follow instructions correctly.
· Must be reliable, accountable, and consistent in performing administrative processes such as but not limited to equipment inspection paperwork.
· Must be willing and able to follow all instructed safety regulations.
· Must be able to make it to work on time and work the designated schedule and any overtime as needed with the proper notification.
Preferred Additional Qualification
· Current Zachry or Zachry ROF’ed employee.
· Former experience working with Zachry Industrial, Inc.
· Valid Drivers License.
· This position does not have any direct reports.
· Employee will be required to adhere to large amounts of sitting. Will talk and hear to communicate. Will use arms and hands to signal, grab, hold, turn, push, and pull: objects, materials, controls and tools. May be required to lift, carry and move up to 50lbs. Must be able to pass a visual acuity assessment. Must be able to use fingers in precise coordinated movements. Must have good dexterity in arms, legs, hands, and feet. Will be required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) including but not limited to: hard hat, safety glasses/goggles, ear plugs/muffs, masks/respirators, safety vests, gloves and leather work boots.
· Rain Coat
· Rain Boots
ZACHRY is dedicated in providing a Safe and Drug Free work environment; and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
CERTIFICATIONS AND/OR LICENSES REQUIRED *
*valid Texas drivers license
OTHER POSITION OR SITE REQUIREMENTS
**must have experience in operating Back hoe, dozer, and skid steer.