Hydraulic Excavator Operator Needed

  • Posting Date

    July 3, 2019

  • Location

    Harrisonburg

  • Job Type

    Temporary to Permanent

  • Category

    Skilled Trade

Description

Hydraulic Excavator Operator needed in Daleville/Troutville Virginia.

  • Operate hydraulic tracked or rubber tire excavator to excavate, load materials to complete all phases of utility work.
  • Ensure a safe work environment in compliance with all federal, state, local and company safety policies and procedures using the appropriate tools and equipment for the task
  • Have a working knowledge of trenching techniques and regulations
  • Must be familiar with operation and limitations of various sizes and types of excavators
  • Excavate material in order to install pipe of varying size and type up to 108"
  • Awareness of underground utilities and overhead wires
  • Will be responsible for cleanliness of machine, assures fueling, lubrication and servicing of excavator
  • Perform all other duties deemed necessary or assigned
SALARY: $18-$24 an hour, long term position

Qualifications

  • Two or more years experience operating excavators
  • Understanding of OSHA trenching requirements
  • Experience operating other heavy equipment
  • Ability to operate an excavator to exact line and grade in varying ground conditions and depths