Heavy Equipment Operator $24-$27

NASHVILLE, Tennessee
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NASHVILLE, Tennessee

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Hourly Rate

$22.00 - $27.00

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Experience Required

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Job Description

HIRING NOW!! Heavy Equipment Operators in Nashville and surrounding areas – Up to $27 based on experience and equipment type

PoepleReady Skilled Trades is hiring experienced Equipment Operators near the Nashville, TN area. We are looking for individuals with experience operating heavy equipment such as bulldozers, excavators, backhoes, track hoes, tractors, dump trucks (CDL and off-raod), and skid steers.



  • 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

  • Requirements:
  • • High School Diploma or GED equivalent preferred.
  • • At least 2 years of experience operating excavators, dozers, skid steers, etc
  • • 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
  • • CDL Class A license is a plus.

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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.