Backhoe Operator
Holland Company - United States

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Operation of the backhoe and assist with backhoe transport. Assist in all other phases of material handling, including truck driving and mobile equipment operations.


Duties include, but are not limited to:
  • Meet objectives for safety, quality, and profitability

  • Enforce safety procedures, including wearing all appropriate PPE

  • Ensure railcar transloading is performed to specifications

  • Assist in transporting equipment from one location to next depending on customer demands

  • Practice company and applicable railroad policies and procedures

  • Ensure equipment is operated correctly and safely

  • Preventative maintenance and repair of equipment

  • Practice good housekeeping of equipment

  • Audio & visual acuity

  • Ability to walk on uneven surfaces

  • Ability to climb in and out of various equipment

  • Lifting up to 50 pounds may be required occasionally, up to 70 pounds on a rare basis

  • Stoop / bend / kneel / crouch / balance / climb on an occasional basis

  • Wear protective equipment such as hard hat, hearing protection, safety-toe boots, and safety glasses

  • Position may require some travel via ground, rail and air

  • Ability to work in all weather conditions

  • Exposure to equipment that intensifies the heat factor on an occasional basis

  • Work hours may include a nonstandard workweek, overtime, and various shift work

  • Minimum of 2 years experience of backhoe operation

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Team player

  • Varying schedule as work load demands.

  • Excellent customer service and communication skills

  • Good organizational and paperwork skills

  • Detail oriented

  • Excellent mechanical skills

  • Must possess class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) and valid medical certificate

  • Must pass all required assessments

  • Ability to successfully complete a drug screen, background check and fit for duty test

Wage Type: Hourly

Holland LP - 23 months ago - save job