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San Jose, California

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$28.00 - $35.00

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Job Description

PeopleReady Skilled Trades is hiring for a certified excavator for San Jose area.

Benefits of Working For PeopleReady Skilled Trades

· Work with a team that is motivated to keep you busy.

· PeopleReady Skilled trades offers weekly pay and flexible schedule working on a variety of projects in a large network of contractors..

· Medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and sick time.

· Opportunity to go thru OSHA 10 training if you don’t have it already.

· We offer referral bonuses where you can make up to $500 referring a journey level tradesperson

· You can earn up to $1500 extra in our Respect the Craft program based on working hours for us.


·         Operate heavy equipment used in construction, environmental services, and remediation activities.

·         Read and understand grade stakes for grade checking and alignment using GPS, lasers, levels and string line

·         Comply with all company and OSHA safety policies and procedures.

·         Maintain and properly use all equipment. Perform routine inspections and preventative maintenance on assigned equipment and refer defects or needed repairs to manager.

·         Ability to perform manual work requiring periods of extensive physical exertion and exposure to adverse weather conditions.

·         Knowledge and operation of various GPS systems is a plus

Qualifications & Experience

  • · High School Diploma or GED equivalent preferred.
  • · Excavator Certification required
  • · Experience performing demolition activities is a plus.
  • · Ability to excavate safely around underground utilities such as electric, gas, water, sewer and communication.
  • · Able to read and understand project-related documents in the English language
  • · Has reliable transportation to/from the job site.
  • · Ability to repeatedly lift 50lbs throughout shift

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PeopleReady Skilled Trades is a specialized division of PeopleReady, a TrueBlue company (NYSE: TBI). Since 1987, we have connected tradespeople and work across a wide range of trades, including carpentry, electrical, plumbing, welding, solar installations and more. Whether you need a single tradesperson or require a coordinated effort to dispatch skilled workers across multiple projects, we ensure you have the right people with the right tools, on-site and on time.