Heavy Equipment Operator

Full Time | Forest Hill, MD

Performs general site development activities operating heavy equipment including, but not limited to, bulldozers, backhoes, loaders, end dumps, graders, scrapers and excavators.

Duties & Responsibilies

  • Operates heavy equipment including and not limited to bulldozers, backhoes, loaders, end dumps, graders, scrapers and excavators.
  • Cuts and fills earth for building sites and roadbeds.
  • Interprets information on grade stakes.
  • Clears, strips, excavates, backfills, stockpiles and pushes scraper with tractor crawler
  • Cuts and spreads fill material with scraper
  • Digs holes and trenches using excavators and loaders
  • Works inside and outside year round in different types of weather.
  • Inspects equipment daily for safety and legal compliance including and not limited to tires, tracks, lights, grease, brakes, fuel, oil, and water.
  • Adhere to all company standards and work safely
  • Performs other duties as assigned or required.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must be at least 18 years old. § High school diploma, GED, or trade school completion certificate.
  • At least 2 years prior experience in heavy equipment operation.
  • Must be able to pass drug screen and criminal background check.
  • Ability to read, write and accurately follow oral and written instructions.
  • Excellent physical condition. Position requires ability to grasp, walk, lift, carry, push, pull, climb, kneel, stoop, squat, bend, crouch, crawl, and reach in small spaces throughout the day.
  • Must work daily and weekend overtime as needed or assigned.
  • Must be self-motivated, able to work with minimal supervision.

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  • Email your application to Dorothy Kuzora, Human Resources Coordinator, at dkuzora@comerconstruction.com
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Comer Construction is an Equal Opportunity Employer