Heavy Equipment Operator

JACKSONVILLE, Florida
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Overview

Location

JACKSONVILLE, Florida

Job Type

Contract

Branch Number

921

Hourly Rate

$25.00

Work Hours

Morning

Experience Required

Intermediate

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Job Description

Seeking Experienced Heavy Equipment Operators to join our Skilled Trades team on a full-time basis in Jacksonville, Florida. We want highly motivated individuals with strong mechanical aptitude to connect with our clients!

Pays up to $25 per hour

Let’s get to work!
Call (904) 562-8779 to speak with a recruiter today.
Text “JAX HEO” along with your first and last name to (904) 562-8779
Submit an updated resume to 921@peopleready.com

Benefits:
Company events, promotions, & recognition program
Referral Bonus Program (up to $500 per referral), click here: https://skilled.peopleready.com/referral/
Medical, Dental, & Vision Plans available
Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Plans: (High/Low plans)
Short-Term Disability (STD) Insurance
Critical Illness (High/Low plans)
Accident (High/Low plans)
Hospital Indemnity Plan
Identity Theft Protection Plan – Now a payroll deducted benefit offering!
Auto & Home Insurance
Legal Plan
Employee Discount Program
Cancer Detection Plan
MeMD Telemedicine
Advancement Training & Certifications: (no cost)
OSHA 10 Construction Certification
Lift & Fall Protection Certifications
OSHA Basic Plus
DISA Certification as needed

Responsibilities

  • Working outdoors in appropriate safety and protective equipment
  • Operating equipment safely via hand signals, radio communication and using occupant safety devices
  • Performing pre-operational checks of equipment as well as basic maintenance at the end of the day to ensure equipment stays in service.
  • Completing and maintaining equipment log sheets and reports
  • Performing site planning and setup by assessing jobsite conditions and identifying or selecting appropriate attachments for the work to be done
  • Acquiring and using a knowledge of earthmoving fundamentals (soil characteristics, ground conditions, map reading) as well as relevant health and safety acts, municipal codes and bylaws, natural gas regulations, and the Highway Traffic Act
  • Working cooperatively with supervisors and co-workers
  • Continuously learning about new techniques/equipment in order to operate safely while maintaining productivity


Qualifications & Experience

  • Have at least 1 year of experience or an active certification for operation of Heavy Equipment, to include, Skid Steer, Mini-Excavator, Excavator, Front End Loader, Compactor Dozer, Backhoe, Trackoe, LULL/forklift, On/Off Road Dump Truck, Grader, Finish Grader, Scissor Lift, Boom Lift
  • Have knowledge of all safety controls, switches for multiple types of equipment
  • Be able to pass an onsite Skills Test
  • Have reliable transportation to and from the jobsite and be able to work at least 40 hours a week
  • Have Personal Protective Equipment

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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.