Heavy Equipment Operator

Bend, Oregon
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Bend, Oregon

Job Type

Temp to Perm

Branch Number


Hourly Rate

$23.00 - $30.00

Work Hours


Experience Required


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Job Description

PeopleReady Skilled Trades – is seeking a Level 1 and 2 Heavy Equipment Operators for a full-time, temp-to-perm position in beautiful Bend, Oregon. Payrate: $23-$30 / hr. DOE

Please call or text 503-396-7973 to speak with a recruiter today! Email Skilled Trades Recruiter: Lisa Colburn

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.


Complete hand grading duties

Set underground utilities

Operation of power and hand tools

Drive equipment and vehicles

Use site grading and power tools

Operation of Excavators, skid steer, and other hand operation machines

Level 1- basic operations techniques, basic earth moving, interpretation of civil drawings, know the basics of loading , unloading, excavating, and trenching.

Level 2- Has certification of Heavy Equipment Operations- Level 2- qualified for the ADEPT (Adaptable Equipment Proficiency Testing) exam and certification, a nationally recognized heavy equipment operations certification valued by employers across the country. rain employees in the safe use of said equipment. Drive, maneuver, or control the heavy machinery used for construction, demolition, excavation, transportation, or harvesting. Operate one or several types of heavy power construction/transportation/farm equipment, such as road graders, trench excavators, bulldozers, scrapers, derricks, shovels, tractors, front-end loaders, backhoes, roller compactors, cranes, tractor-trailers, refuse collection trucks, combines, harvesters, corn pickers, and/or and similar equipment

Qualifications & Experience

  • Must have current RIGHT TO WORK documents
  • Own basic tools for the trade and work boots
  • Must have LEVEL 1 or LEVEL 2 Experience
  • Available to work IMMEDIATELY, day shift 6:30am start, Monday-Friday work schedule
  • Provide verifiable work professional work references
  • Must be able to complete additional screenings required by the customer including ,a MVR background and Drug screening (Does not include THC)

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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.