Excavator Operator - Charlotte, NC Region

Charlotte, NC 28110

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Position Description

Salary based on the depth of construction experience - Salary Range - $55,000 to $75,000

Excavator Operator

-Candidates should have at least 3 years of experience operating excavators (operating weight 20,000 lbs. or more) on pipeline construction projects. Some manual labor may be required.

Mainline Excavator Position Responsibilities:

  • - Excavate line and grade for mainline waterline according to project plans
  • - Excavate around existing utilities with precision
  • - Understand and implement trench depth & grade
  • - Understand and implement pothole procedure, pipeline & grade compaction
  • - Knowledge of excavation, trenching & shoring practices
  • - Understand and implement the proper rigging for all materials being lowered into the trench
  • - OSHA Certified competent person for trenching & shoring
  • - Thorough knowledge of equipment maintenance to ensure safe and reliable equipment at all times

-This will be a full-time position with some travel required.

-All Candidates must be able to meet the following requirements:
-Have a valid driver’s license with a clean record
-Pass a pre-employment drug screen
-Display a professional and courteous attitude at all times
-Be willing to work nights and weekends when required
-Be able to work overtime when required
-Be willing to work outdoors in extreme conditions (hot/cold)
-Be able to do preventive maintenance on equipment, (grease fittings, check fluid levels, refuel)
-Strictly adhere to company Safety requirements and procedures
-Have the willingness to work in a team environment

Benefits provided:
Paid Vacation
Paid Holidays
401 K Retirement Plan
ESOP - Employee Stock Ownership Plan
Health/Dental/Life/ and Short Term Disability Insurance

-Salary Range: Between $55,000. to $75,000 per year based on experience and abilities

Please attach your resume and references in the following application.

Type: Full-time
Pay: $55,000.00 to $75,000.00 per YEAR