Overview

Job Overview:

 

Operates various power-driven machinery used to move dirt or other materials. May operate all or some of the follow types of equipment: backhoe, bulldozer, crane, dragline, font-end loader, motor grader, cherry picker, dump truck, etc.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

  • Sets up and operates production equipment in accordance with established guidelines and procedures.
  • Adjust machine settings to complete tasks according to specification, accurately and in a timely manner.
  • Move hand and foot levers to control diesel, electric, gasoline or steam-powered operating equipment.
  • Interprets hand signals to determine where materials are to be placed.
  • May be required to manipulate equipment on unlevel working surface.
  • May assist in lifting, position and securing or materials and work pieces during installation.
  • May be responsible for routine maintenance or repairs.
  • Responsible for observing and complying with all safety and project rules. Performs other duties as required.
  • Observes load hook up and determines safety of load.
  • Manipulates crane control to regulate speed and direction of crane and hoist movement according to written, verbal or signal instructions.
  • Cleans and maintains crane and hoisting mechanism.
  • Inspects crane for defective parts, documents and notifies the supervisor of the defects or malfunctions.
  • Loads, transports, and unloads materials, tools, equipment and supplies.
  • Performs minor maintenance or cleaning activities on tools and equipment.
  • May be required to interpret load charts.

Basic Qualifications:

  • May require a high school diploma or its equivalent with previous years of experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Capable of certifying on forklifts, ariel lifts and lulls.

Desired/Preferred Qualifications:

  • Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.
  • Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.
  • Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.

Other Details:

If applicable to the project, etc.

Physical Requirements:

NP=Not Present, O=Occasionally (0-33%), F=Frequently (34-66%), C=Constantly (67-100%)

Standing

O

Walking

O

Sitting

C

Pushing

50 ft-lb

Pulling

50 ft-lb

Climbing

O

Balancing

O

Bending

O

Stooping

O

Kneeling

O

Crouching

O

Crawling

O

Reaching

C

Handling

C

Fingering

C

Feeling

Vision

Hearing

Lifting (lbs)

Carrying (lbs)

0-10

0-10

10-25

10-25

25-50

25-50

Required Qualifications

  • None

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