Heavy Equipment Operator
|Posted:||October 15, 2021 (posted 50 days ago)||View All Jobs|
|Location:||Sarasota, FL (Sarasota County)|
1930 Land o Lakes Blvd
Lutz, FL 33549
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS 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.
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 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