Heavy Equipment Operator

Job Description

Dirt Merchant Inc. is looking for an experienced equipment operator to be part of our fast paced and hardworking utility and grading teams for the 2022 construction season.

We are looking for individuals who are reliable, motivated, have a strong work ethic, and maintain a high level of safety. Responsibilities include: perform routine maintenance, exercise good judgement regarding safety precautions, work independently and as part of a team.

Day to day functions: Operate various pieces of large construction equipment, sometimes multiple each day. Digging and trenching with regards to OSHA requirements. Loading trucks, demolition, pipe installation, footing excavation, rough grading, fine grading. Operate equipment with and without GPS capability. Operating equipment with certain task related attachments.

Qualifications and expectations:
Have a general understanding of working outdoor construction in different environments.
Significant experience operating excavators preferred.
Valid driver’s license, a commercial driver’s license is preferred.
Attention to safety of self and others at all times.
Excellent attendance, arriving at work prepared for the day.
Willingness to listen, learn, and communicate with others.
Take pride in work, knowing that you are making a difference.
Treating equipment, tools and peers with respect at all times.

Dirt Merchant offers health insurance and retirement packages. We generally work 10-12-hour work days, occasionally work Saturdays.
Pay based on qualifications.

Dirt Merchant has a great team atmosphere, safe work environment and superior efficiency practices. We are seeking employees who are looking for long term careers with the opportunity for advancement. Dirt Merchant Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. 

Type: Full-time
Expires: 03/31/2022

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Dirt Merchant, Inc.

Construction company specializing in excavation, site work and underground utilities.

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