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Helps to maintain efficient flow of an underground pipeline construction crew. Requires problem solving and communication skills to be able to see work that needs to be done and express any issues to foreman.
Under supervision of a crew leader or foreman, performs a variety of semi-skilled and skilled work in operation of light, medium, and heavy equipment, and light to heavy trucks. Perform a variety of semi-skilled and skilled duties related to all aspects of underground construction and trenchless construction.. Perform labor on a crew as needed.
MUST HAVE 4 YEARS EXPERIENCE in construction as an equipment operator or any equivalent combination of education and experience. Must pass equipment operation proficiency exam. Must have a valid Utah Commercial Driver License, Class A is preferred. Must have ability to follow verbal and written instructions. Ability to establish effective working relationships with other employees and general public. Must possess a working knowledge of grades and blueprints.
Be prepared to make a difference in the world.
Attention to Detail:
Some parts need to be in the exact right place, or they will not work. Being able to pay attention to the minute details of heavy equipment repair will be necessary.
Heavy is in the name of the job. Some equipment can be extremely heavy and will take a lot of strength to move or manipulate.
Candidates will need familiarity with parts and components of complex machinery and engines, as well as the tools to fix them.
Must be familiar with electronics, be able to read blueprints, or use electronic diagnostic equipment to troubleshoot repairs.
Must Have Good hands and great hand-eye coordination
Must be able to look at mechanical, hydraulic and electrical systems, identify problems, and think about possible solutions.
• Heavy Equipment Operator: 2 years
• Heavy Equipment Mechanic: 5 years
Required Licenses or Certifications:
• 7018 Weld Certification
• Class A CDL
• Mechanic Certifications