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Heavy Equipment Operator

 Grayson Carter & Son Contracting, Inc is hiring a Heavy Equipment Operator!

 

We are a large civil construction company that feels like a family business. North Alabama is growing and our company is growing with it! We’re investing in the future of North Alabama by planning, creating, and designing the infrastructure that supports the growth of North Alabama by developing people, relationships, and communities. Our team members put safety first, are responsible and responsive, and they take ownership of the job. We started small–one man and one dozer–and we’ve grown a great team that supports large-scale jobs across our region. Come join us!


Position Title: Heavy Equipment Operator

Department: Dirt

Supervisor: General Superintendent

Location: Athens, AL

 

 

Essential Job Functions:

·         Operate various equipment such as:


Dozer

Wheel Loader

Excavator

Trencher

AT Truck

Skid Steer

Scraper Tractor and Pan(s)

Grader

Paver

Milling Machine

Roller

Track Loader

Sweeper


·         Ensure all work is completed according to required standards and plans

·         Willing to work on the ground to complete tasks as needed

·         Complete daily equipment inspections and report any issues immediately

·         Maintain a high level of quality work at all times

·         Maintain good relationships with Technicians, Foreman, Superintendents, Inspectors, Developers, and other co-workers at all times

·         Follow all safety rules and regulations while performing work tasks

·         Perform other duties as assigned

·         Represent and promote Grayson Carter and Son in a professional and honest manner

·         GPS experience is a plus

 

Job Qualifications/Requirements:

·         Ability to communicate and convey information effectively

·         Must be physically able to stand, walk, sit, crouch, kneel, climb, and periodically lift 75 pounds

·         Knowledge of OSHA Standards

·         Ability to obtain Arsenal Badge preferred, but not required

·         Ability to obtain FBI Badge preferred, but not required

·         Dependable transportation

·         Wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) on all job sites as required

·         Work weekends and overtime as needed

·         Committed to attending work each day

·         Able to pass a pre-employment drug screen

 

Benefits:

·         Company Paid 50% of Single Health Insurance (Base Plan), Life Insurance and Disability Insurance

·         Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance available

·         Voluntary Life Insurance and Long-Term Disability available

·         Paid Time Off

·         Paid Holidays

·         Simple IRA Retirement Account with Company Match

·         Growth opportunities available based on performance and skill

·         Annual salary reviews with performance-based increases

 

EEO Statement:

Grayson Carter and Son Contracting, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, and/ or other legally protected status.