Heavy Equipment Operator

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Job Description

  • Operates efficiently heavy equipment such as a Track hoe, Loader, Dozer, Compactor, Blade and other heavy equipment.
  • Efficient in use of GPS capabilities on equipment
  • Understands how to read elevations cut/fill
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints
  • Safely and efficiently operate heavy equipment of various sizes and weights used in road, site or highway construction and paving.
  • Operator will be responsible for a safe work environment for themselves and co-workers.
  • Follow directions of Foreman as to daily tasks and expectations for each specific project or job site.
  • Perform daily pre–and–post equipment inspections with appropriate documentation in compliance with company policies.
  • Be able to work overtime when required.
  • Be willing to work nights and weekends when necessary.
  • Report to work at the designated start time.
  • Strictly adhere to safety requirements and procedures as outlined in the Employee Handbook.
  • Properly follow all company policies and OSHA regulations for safe working procedures and environment including wearing personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • Have the willingness to work in a team environment and assist co–workers or supervisors with other duties as required.
  • Display a professional and courteous attitude to co-workers, supervisors and the general public at all times.
  • Ability to properly maintain equipment
  • Experience running curb machine
  • Examples of Work:
    ·         Knows how to strategically remove concrete curbs, sidewalks, paving efficiently.
    ·         Cuts, Digs, compacts, Performs finished grading operations in order to minimize over-runs of asphalt and concrete.
    ·         Fine grade; dirt, rock, etc.
  • Reliable transportation required.
  • Compensation commensurate upon experience
  • Passing of Background and drug test required
  • Spanish & English communication skills a plus.


  • 401k Match
  • Profit Share Program
  • Health, Vision and Dental Insurance

Gunter Construction is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Please send an email to Careers@GunterKc.com with your resume to apply!

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