Backhoe Operator
Holland Company - United States

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JOB SUMMARY:

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

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

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

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
  • 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

ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS:
  • 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

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • 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

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