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Excavator Operator

Yantis Company

Yantis Company

Posted on Wednesday, August 23, 2023

JOB CATEGORY

Field position (full-time) / Dirt Division

WAGE

$18-$23 per hour

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Knowledge and ability to safely operate backhoe, 320 and 336 size backhoe/excavator.

  • Knowledge and ability to safely operate wheel loader, compactor and water truck.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Excavator operators should have the physical strength and stamina to stand strenuous work environments, be able to work well as part of a team, and have good decision-making skills.

  • Mechanical skills – Excavator operators need to have knowledge of how different types of machinery work, how to repair them, and how the different parts of the machine work together

  • Time management – This job requires the ability to complete work projects in an efficient manner and to strict schedules. Applicants need to have good time management skills, and be organized.

  • Team-work – Excavator operators work closely with other team members and construction workers. Must have strong interpersonal skills.

  • Problem-solving abilities – Ability to troubleshoot any mechanical issues and find a solution. Must be good problem-solvers.

PREFERRED SKILLS

Previous experience handling heavy machinery. OSHA training.

ADDITIONAL NOTES

Yantis Company is an equal opportunity employer (EOO)