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Company : Overland Contracting Inc
Req Id : 37250
Job Title : Operator Equipment - Light 37250
Location : PJMARIANN
Business Unit Sector : OCI-POWER-PROJECTS SERVICES
Opportunity Type : Craft (non-union)
Relocation eligible : No
Full time/Part time : Full-Time
Project Only Hire : No
Visa Sponsorship Available: No
Operate one or several types of power construction equipment
(i.e. compact loader, skid steer, indoor forklift, riding
compactor, etc.); to excavate, move and/or grade material.
. Operate gasoline, diesel, pneumatic or electric powered
equipment to move objects or material according to project
specifications Assemble and operate compressors and pumps; operate
levers and pedals on assigned equipment to lower bucket or scoop up
material and to lift, swing, or dump material; adjust hand wheels
and depress foot pedals to drive machines and control attachments,
such as blades, buckets, scrapers and swing booms Perform light
maintenance duties such as cleaning, greasing and oiling machines
Document maintenance logs on assigned equipment Perform daily
inspections of equipment and document results on daily log .
Coordinate machine actions with other activities, positioning or
moving loads in response to hand or audio signals from crew members
Load and move dirt, rocks, equipment, or other materials, using
trucks, crawler tractors, shovels, graders, or related equipment
Check fuel supplies at sites to ensure adequate availability Drive
and maneuver equipment equipped with blades in successive passes
over working areas to remove topsoil, vegetation, or rocks or to
distribute and level earth or terrain .Calculate slopes and grades
of materials Have a working knowledge of Trenching and excavating
requirements and regulations . Take actions to avoid potential
hazards or obstructions, such as utility lines, other equipment,
other workers, or falling objects Locate underground services, such
as pipes or wires, prior to beginning work Understand and implement
Red Tag procedures relating to equipment in a safe manner . Must
have in his/her possession an OCI Equipment Qualification card
endorsing the unit being operated . Follow Load capacity charts and
assure proper equipment support based on equipment capacity and
type . Observe the travel of all loads and take appropriate action
to avoid injury to personnel or damage to property . Participate in
all safety related processes and programs as requested Engage with
your work team to ensure we achieve zero injuries Understand that
no job is so important that your safety and that of your crew will
be compromised Watch for hazards and report any concerns to your
supervisor or safety professional If needed, use your stop work
authority until the issue is resolved . Participate in all pre-job
work planning and safety discussions Identify safety hazards you or
other employees may be subject to and take all necessary corrective
action to eliminate and/or mitigate hazards . Understand and
respond appropriately to all safety hazards and warning devices (i
e back-up alarms, smell of smoke, different colored warning tags,
warning sirens) . Use effective verbal and written communication
skills Add, subtract, multiply and divide whole numbers and
fractions rapidly and accurately . Provide on-the-job training
and/or mentoring to helpers and laborers you are working with .
Produce quality work, meeting requirements of plans, specifications
and industry standards . Read, understand and apply Operating
Manuals, plans and specifications and visualize two-dimensional
drawings in three dimensions Accurately fill out OCI's equipment
and maintenance records and reports on a regular basis as required
. With regard to that portion of the work assigned, develop
complete understanding of contract plans and specifications .
Inspect subordinates work for compliance with the, contract plans,
specifications, and industry standards Point out deficiencies,
explain them, and take corrective action needed . Observe
functioning of installed equipment or systems to determine hazards
and need for adjustments, relocation, or replacement Notify
supervision of any hazards observed and utilize safety stop work
authority as needed . Ensure that construction equipment is
correctly operated, maintained, in good working order, and Daily
Equipment Inspections are completed for equipment being used
One or more of the following NCCER Certifications: NCCER Heavy
Equipment Operations NCCER Highway / Heavy Construction NCCER
Rigger NCCER Site Layout
Multiple years of working experience as an equipment operator
and a strong working knowledge of the operating and rigging crafts
is required. Must have working knowledge of the operating
limitations and safe work practices associated with each piece of
equipment being operated. A copy of the executed Medical Examiner's
Certificate must be on file before any operation begins. Commercial
driver's license is required when the equipment will be operated on
public roads. Must be at least 18 years of age. All applicants must
be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if
selected) which may include any/all of the following:
criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle
records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and
NCCER Heavy Equipment Operations NCCER Highway / Heavy
Construction NCCER Rigger NCCER Site Layout
Work Environment/Physical Demands
- Lift and carry heavy items weighing up to 50 pounds.
- Stand, Kneel, Bend, Stoop, Move in and around confined and
cluttered places, and uneven areas, see and hear naturally or with
- Full range of motion and flexibility consistent with
requirements of the job duties.
- Requires using hands to handle, control, or feel objects, tools
or controls according to a set procedure.
- Requires repetitive movement.
- Climb and maintain balance on steel framework, stairs, ladders
- Work up to a 12 hour shift doing hard physical labor in varying
temperature extremes and other outside conditions.
- Typical construction site environment.
- Requires working in cramped work spaces and getting into
- Requires working in very hot (above 90 F degrees) or very cold
(below 32F degrees) temperatures and exposure to inclement weather
such as dust, wind, snow, rain, etc.
- Requires working in extremely bright or inadequate lighting
- Includes exposure to sounds and noise levels that are
distracting or uncomfortable.
- Work around hazardous equipment.
- This position is considered a safety sensitive position.
EQU: Equipment Operations
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