The heavy equipment operator operates a variety of contractor equipment and trucks used in construction, maintenance and repair activities and performs a variety of skilled tasks in repairing and installation of underground utilities.
Dump Truck Operator
The dump truck operator drives a truck equipped with dump body to transport and dump loose materials such as sand, gravel, crushed rock, coal, or bituminous paving materials.
Lift heavy loads up to 70 lbs and navigate construction job site terrain
Dig pits, trenches and foundations in preparation for job site construction
Operate heavy machinery, including construction vehicles
Perform setup and cleanup tasks at job site
Direct traffic when necessary to ensure safety of pedestrians, motorists and work crew
Back-fill trenches and pits when necessary
Provide labor support as needed for specialty crew
Perform general maintenance of construction equipment and vehicles