CO Heavy Equipment Operator, Loveland, Colorado, United States

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Summary: Operates bobcat, forklift and other small equipment to assist with moving of materials and equipment as necessary on the job-site. Many of these jobs are not full time, the size of the project and organization of the work determining whether a worker spends all his time on one job or is transferred from task to task as the project progresses to completion. Some workers habitually work in one branch of the industry, whereas others transferred from task to task as the project progresses to completion or according to the availability of work or on a seasonal basis. May be designated according to specific work performed.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Moves levers to control tool bars, carriers, and disks.
  • Moves hand and foot levers to control hydraulic shovel, forks or platform.
  • Uses shovel to remove loosened material and put in piles or transport trucks.
  • Moves levers and depresses pedals to maneuver equipment and raise, lower, and tilt attachment to clear right-of-way.
  • Feels lever and listens for stalling action of engine to estimate depth of cut.
  • Performs routine maintenance on equipment, such as lubricating, fueling, and cleaning.
Ralph L. Wadsworth Construction Company is an equal opportunity employer.
Job Code
703
Employment Type
Full-Time
Job Location
Loveland, Colorado, United States
Required Trades
Heavy Equipment Operator
Required Certifications
N/A
Job Posted Date
2016-03-25
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