Equipment Operator

Equipment Operator

UniTek Global Services, Inc. | Austin, TX, 78719, US
Salary Range:$23,000 – $34,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted a month ago

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Description

CIS-1152Equipment OperatorAustin, TX

Job Description:

The heavy equipment operator operates a variety of contractor equipment and trucks used in construction. Knowledge of placing communication cable, fiber optic cable, conduits and other associated facilities.

Essential Functions:

* Operates trucks and construction equipment such as mini excavators and backhoes, loading, and hauling and unloading of various equipment.
* Works with and assists the crew in digging ditches and trenches, tools, equipment, excavation and related work pertaining to underground utilities.
* Performs routine inspection and preventive maintenance on assigned equipment and refers defects or repairs to the supervisor; cleans equipment.
* Performs all duties in conformance to appropriate safety and security standards.

Job Requirements:

* Proven experience in operation of an Excavator, Mini Excavator, and Backhoe in a construction environment required.
* Self-motivated with ability to follow oral and written instructions.
* Demonstrated ability to interact effectively and cooperatively with coworkers.
* Valid driver's license required with proven safe driving record.
* 2 to 5 years experience operating a Utility construction vehicle a plus.
* Travel to location and various worksites is required.