Heavy Equipment Operator - Reeves West Region, Vienna, GA

Employer
COLAS
Location
Vienna, VA
Posted
Oct 23, 2021
Closes
Oct 25, 2021
Ref
160507132
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Specialty Trades
Hours
Full Time
Subsidiary: [[division]] Reeves Construction Company has been a key partner in the infrastructure growth of the Southeast since the company's founding in 1955. As we've grown, Reeves has formed new partnerships and branched out to new subsidiaries from Sloan Construction (SC/NC), RB Baker Construction (GA/FL), to Southeast Emulsions (SC/GA). Reeves is a complete heavy civil highway and site development construction company dedicated to meet the specific needs of the roadway, airport, bridge, and military market. Reeves prides itself for its high company standards of safety, ethics and performance. Reeves is a subsidiary of the Colas Group, a worldwide leader in infrastructure construction and maintenance. Our company provides competitive pay, outstanding benefits, career advancement opportunities, professional education, and extensive training for every employee. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: * Operate the vehicle safely in job site situations and follow the policies and procedures of the company. * Conduct an inspection checklist on equipment such as tires, lights, brakes, fuel, oil, and water. * Keep equipment serviced, lubricated, and in good working order, including good housekeeping. Requirements, Education & Competencies * Must have understanding of grading, blading, and loading techniques. * Must have a basic knowledge of the mechanics, hydraulics, and the limitations of the machine. * High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. * Must be 18 years of age or older. Physical Demands & Work Environment PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. * Must be able to climb onto and up and down a machine several times a day. * Must be able to sit in a machine and operate for several hours without stopping. * Must withstand vibration from job site conditions as well as noise from other equipment. * Must be able to use arms, hands, and feet in repetitive motions. * Must be able to perform manual duties such as placing paint drums on the vehicle. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach and signal with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear; and taste or smell. The employee frequently is required to stand and walk. The employee is occasionally required to sit. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 60 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Employees must have 20/40 vision, either naturally or with corrective lenses. Hearing should be excellent or corrected by audio device. WORK ENVIRONMENT: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts, outside weather conditions, and vibration. The employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; high, precarious places, and toxic or caustic chemicals. The noise level in the work environment is usually very loud. Benefits & General Information Competitive pay & comprehensive benefits include paid holidays, vacation, life insurance, accidental death & dismemberment insurance, group health plan options (incl. medical, dental & vision, HSA, FSA), short term disability benefits & 401(k)/401(k) Roth w/company match. Drug-Free Workplace E-Verify Participating Company Minorities, Females and Veterans Strongly Encouraged to Apply Colas Inc. and its subsidiaries (Reeves Construction) are Equal Opportunity Employers. For details on the specifics of this commitment, please click here EEO document. If you need an accommodation to access the information provided on this website, please contact Colas Inc. 973-290-9082 or send an email to ColasRecruiter@colasinc.com. Nearest Major Market: Macon#06022021

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