This position involves operating heavy equipment on a paving construction site, including, but not limited to, loaders, skid steers, backhoes, pavers and tack trucks.
Ensures a safe work environment in compliance with all safety policies and procedures using the appropriate tools and equipment for the task
Operates a variety of vehicles and heavy construction equipment
Performs routine inspections and maintenance on equipment; report defects and repairs to maintenance department
Take actions to avoid potential hazards and obstructions, such as utility lines, other equipment, other workers, and objects
Operates other heavy equipment and other construction related duties as required.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Must be safety-oriented and exhibit safe work habits
Self-motivated and eager to learn new skills
Perform well in a "TEAM" environment
3-4 years of Paver or Screed expereince
3-4 years Roller experience
Ability to meet attendance schedule with dependability and consistency
Willing to work hours that are associated to the asphalt industry, including overtime and weekends as needed
Ability to follow verbal and written instruction.
Basic mathematical skills
Valid driver license is required
Pass a pre-employment physical and drug screen.
Minimum Education and Experience
1-3 years of experience operating equipment preferred
High School Diploma or equivalent required
Physical Requirements & Conditions
Ability to work outdoors in varying weather conditions and tolerate being exposed to loud noise
Ability to lift 75 pounds
Must be able to perform physical activities that require considerable use of your arms and legs and moving your whole body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling of materials.
Starting wages depend on knowledge, skills and experience