Heavy Equipment Operator

American Contracting & Environmental Services, Inc.
Washington, DC
Sep 14, 2017
Sep 18, 2017
Accountant, IT
Full Time
We are currently accepting applications for Heavy Equipment Operators. Candidates must have at least 3-5 years of experience on bulldozers, loaders, backhoes, excavators, scrapers and graders. Must have own transportation, be highly motivated, willing to travel. Drug screen, physical and criminal background check is required of successful candidates. Essential Responsibilities Performs any combination of the following duties on construction projects, usually working in a utility capacity and by transferring from one task to another. Activities include but are not limited to: Operating heavy equipment including excavators, dozers and backhoes. Operate routinely used tools and equipment Perform routine inspection and preventive maintenance on assigned equipment Load and unload equipment from vehicles and trailers Complete required paperwork, forms and records as required Coordinate machine actions with crew members in response to hand or audio signals Ability to work without close supervision once directed on task. Obeys and follows all safety rules on the job site and encourages others to do the same. Maintains a good relationship with co-workers and works well with others to accomplish a task. Meet ACE Over the last 14 years, we have steadily grown and we are consistently ranked a Top 200 Environmental Contractor by Engineering & News Record (ENR). Through continually enhancing our processes and prioritizing a team first approach, we produce the highest quality finished product for our clients. We provide a challenging and rewarding environment through focusing on continuous improvement and investing in the professional development of our employees. We encourage our employees to have a healthy work/life balance, give back to the community and enjoy time with their fellow employees at various company outings. These efforts result in a challenging and rewarding environment preserving and improving our world's most precious resource - water!