Heavy Equipment Operator

About the Role

  • 27 Jun 2024
  • Reno
  • Heavy Equipment, Operator Professional
  • Permanent / Full Time
Job Title: Heavy Equipment Operator
Company: Ground Up Careers of N. Nevada
Location: Reno, NV
Type: Full-Time

Ground Up Careers of N. Nevada is searching for experienced Heavy Equipment Operators who are looking for better opportunities, better pay and better benefits.  Ground Up only works with the best companies in the industry to ensure you have a great company to build a career with. 

  • Competitive salary.
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance.
  • Retirement savings plan.
  • Paid time off and holidays.
  • Opportunities for professional development and advancement.
About Us: 

Ground up Careers of N. Nevada is a Locally owned construction career advocate that specializes in building construction careers in our local area.  We help people looking for better opportunities find great companies to build a career with. Construction companies rely on their team to have a successful company, and people rely on companies to make a living and build a great career.  Together we can make the construction industry better than ever! 

Position Overview:

We are currently seeking a skilled Heavy Equipment Operator who will be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of heavy machinery on our job sites. The ideal candidate will have experience with a variety of heavy equipment, possess a strong work ethic, and prioritize safety at all times.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Operate heavy equipment, such as bulldozers, excavators, loaders, and graders, to perform various tasks on construction sites.
  • Conduct pre-operational checks on equipment to ensure proper functioning and safety compliance.
  • Follow project specifications and blueprints to perform precise and accurate work.
  • Collaborate with other team members and communicate effectively to ensure a smooth workflow.
  • Adhere to safety protocols and regulations to maintain a safe working environment.
  • Perform routine maintenance on equipment and report any mechanical issues promptly.
  • Proven experience as a Heavy Equipment Operator.
  • Valid and up-to-date heavy equipment operator certification.
  • Knowledge of safety regulations and procedures.
  • Ability to read and interpret project specifications and blueprints.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork abilities.
  • Physical fitness and stamina to withstand long hours and demanding work conditions.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Valid driver's license with a clean driving record.
  • Willingness to work flexible hours, including weekends and overtime as needed.
If you are a skilled Heavy Equipment Operator looking to join a dynamic team in a growing company, we encourage you to apply. Please submit your resume and any relevant certifications to Kirk.englund@groundupcareers.com.

Ground up Careers of N. Nevada is an equal opportunity employer.
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