Wagner Construction Inc. has been in business since 1951. We have been a resource to the Midwest by providing services in a variety of different sectors including underground utilities, site development, forestry, commercial/industrial building, heavy civil, and transportation.
With diverse capabilities, excellent safety record and with employees expertise at all levels, we are able to provide a broad range of services on accelerated schedules. Our hard work and safety orientated company has provided a reputation that allows Wagner Construction to be competitive in all markets in different regions.
The Heavy Equipment Operator is responsible for operating equipment for various types of construction projects ranging from Underground Utility installation to Site Grading. These projects require an experienced operator that has a full understanding of all aspects of civil construction.
Ability to travel is required
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
Safely and efficiently operate heavy equipment of various sizes and weights.
Operator will be responsible for a safe work environment for themselves and co-workers. Eye contact with co-workers and their known whereabouts will be maintained at all times.
Properly follow all company policies and OSHA/MSHA regulations for safe working procedures and environment. Report any problems to your supervisor.
Follow direction of foreman as to daily tasks and expectations for each specific project or jobsite.
Perform daily pre-and-post inspections with appropriate documentation in compliance with company policies.
Perform minor servicing and maintenance of equipment; refer major problems to the supervisor.
Assist in training less-experienced employees on the proper operations, servicing and repair of equipment to further their abilities.
Performs general laboring duties when necessary.
Perform other duties as assigned.
A minimum of 2 years’ related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. .
A valid driver’s license and satisfactory driving record required.
Knowledge of trenching and shoring standards.
Ability to operate equipment safely and efficiently under a variety of working conditions.
Ability to read, write and do basic mathematical calculations in order to keep time and material records; read blueprints or other project documents.
Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions.
Flexibility: Ability to work in a number of diverse locations is pertinent, as work locations may change daily.
Expected Hours: Hours will vary by job, location and season. Working a night shift may be required.
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions:
Works both indoors and outdoors.
Frequently performs physical activities that require considerable use of the arms and legs and moving the whole body, such as standing, lifting, walking, stooping, bending, kneeling, and crouching; climb, balance, talk and hear.
Exposed to exhaust fumes, gasoline, and diesel fuel.
Ability to move and carry objects up to 50 pounds.
May be exposed to harsh weather conditions.
May be exposed to loud noise.
This job description is not intended to represent a complete, comprehensive list of all duties and responsibilities that may be required in this position. There may be unplanned activities and other duties as assigned.
Wagner Construction, Inc. is an underground utility, site development and civil construction company. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities and Females are encouraged to apply.
Location/Region: Minot, ND (US)