Heavy Equipment Operator

POSITION: Heavy Equipment Operator
LOCATION: Sarasota, FL
PAY RATE: $18.00 - $24.00 per hour
WORK HOURS: 40+ hours - 2 Shifts (Overtime Available)


  • Operates Front Loader and Forklift to load/unload material on conveyors.
  • Operates wheel loader to push and load materials on conveyors.
  • Performs pre-operation checks of equipment
  • Performs routine service and preventative maintenance on equipment
  • Assists mechanics on minor repair work on equipment.

Job Requirements:


  • 3+ years of Front Loader Experience-Mid-Large Size Loaders
  • 3+ years of Forklift Experience
  • Familiarity with OSHA Regulations and General Safety Practices
  • Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety operating light or medium equipment.
  • Knowledge of the operating and repair characteristics of light or medium equipment.
  • Ability to service types of light or medium equipment and to make minor repairs.
  • Ability to understand and carry out oral and written instructions.
  • Availability to work overtime when needed


  • Ability to sit or stand for extended periods of time
  • Manual dexterity and hand eye coordination-Hearing and Visual ability.
  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Ability to stoop, kneel, bend, and twist at the waist
  • Ability to work in an airborne dust and dirt particles, with various climatic temperatures.
  • Work in a constant state of alertness and safe manner
  • Ability to accurately gauge lengths of time and distance
  • Possess fast reflexes and unimpaired coordination
  • Ability to perform tasks involving high levels of cognitive function and judgment
  • Not mentally or physically impaired from any cause that can adversely affect the ability to safely and competently perform the job duties and functions
JMI Resource
Full time
Salary Range
$28,000.00 - 37,000.00
per Year
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Sarasota, FL 34243, US
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