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Backhoe Operator

Sundt Construction, Inc.
Phoenix, AZ 85003
  • Job Code
    2232
JOB DESCRIPTION

Job Summary

Safely operates a variety of heavy equipment, not limited to; backhoes, excavators, dozers, loaders, graders, haul trucks, dump trucks, water trucks. Will be responsible for preventative maintenance and pre-shift walk around of the assigned equipment to assure safe operation.

Key Responsibilities

  • Produce high quality work, safely and productively at all times.
  • Inspect subordinates work, ensure accuracy and compliance with plans and specifications, explain deficiencies and take any necessary corrective action.
  • Look for opportunities for improvement in all tasks, means and methods regarding the work and be willing to learn from others.
  • Provide feedback to ensure all materials, tools, equipment and information is available for the work.
  • Maintain positive working relationships with all members of the crew.
  • High proficiency in all related equipment preventative maintenance.
  • Eliminate WASTE such as waiting, rework, transporting, material storage and time.
  • Continually seek opportunities to share knowledge and teach others.

  • Qualifications - External

    Minimum Job Requirements

  • Must be able to read and understand drawings, specifications, safety and quality standards and effectively utilize all trade tools and equipment relevant to the work.
  • Possess effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must have a minimum of three years (level I), four years (level II), five years (level III) and six plus years (level Sr.) experience in the industrial/commercial construction industry and have an in-depth understanding of the operation of various types of heavy construction equipment.

  • Note: Job Description is subject to change at any time and may include other duties as assigned.

    Physical Requirements

  • Will lift, push or pull objects up to 50lbs. on an occasional basis
  • Work up to a 12 hour shift doing hard physical work in varying temperatures and outside conditions.
  • Must be able to comply with all safety standards and procedures
  • May stoop, kneel, or bend, on an occasional basis
  • Will climb and maintain balance on steel/wood framework, stairs, ladders and scaffolds.
  • Move in and around confined, cluttered and uneven areas.
  • Ability to wear personal protective equipment is required (including but not limited to; steel toed shoes, gloves, safety glasses, hearing protection, hardhat, vest, etc.)
  • May use telephone, computer system, email, or other electronic devices on a limited basis to communicate with internal and external customers or vendors
  • Required to use hands to grasp, lift, handle, carry or feel objects on a frequent basis
  • May reach above shoulder heights and below the waist on a frequent basis

  • Equal Opportunity Employer Statement:

    It is the policy of this Company to assure that applicants are employed, and that employees are treated during employment, without regard to their race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age or disability. Such action shall include: employment, upgrading, demotion, or transfer; recruitment or recruitment advertising; layoff or termination; rates of pay or other forms of compensation; and selection for training, including apprenticeship, pre-apprenticeship, and/or on-the-job training.





    Posted: 2021-10-08 Expires: 2021-11-06
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