Heavy Equipment Operator
|Posted:||October 14, 2021 (posted 49 days ago)||View All Jobs|
|Location:||Gainesville, FL (Alachua County)|
1930 land o lakes blvd
Lutz, FL 33549
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Operates Mid-Size Front Loader and Excavators. Operates wheel loader to move demolition debris. Performs pre-operation checks of equipment Performs routine service and preventative maintenance on equipment Assists mechanics on minor repair work on equipment.
REQUIREMENTS 3+ years of Front Loader Experience-Mid-Large Size Loaders Familiarity with OSHA Regulations and General Safety Practices Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety operating heavy equipment. Knowledge of the operating and repair characteristics of heavy equipment. Ability to service different types of heavy equipment and make minor repairs. Ability to understand and carry out oral and written instructions. Availability to work overtime when needed PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS 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