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Operator-Excavator

Work Scope:
The GCC Excavator Operator WS3 safely performs fundamental construction operations such as clearing and grubbing
  • Safely and efficiently meets and/or exceeds cycle times while loading trucks

  • Proficiently cuts grade and slope when laying pipe or shaping excavations

  • Performs inspections of equipment, as needed, to ensure all components are in safe operating condition

  • Meets and/or exceeds project safety, quality, efficiency, and profit goals for work activities

  • Works with field manager/team lead to ensure GCC has strong crew/teams and promotes and champions the company's vision to be the Leader in Safety, Quality, Innovation, and Efficiency

  • Leads by example, always professional and aligned to the company's values of Fair and Ethical Success. The GCC Excavator Operator WS3 has a working knowledge and good understanding of plan finish section, elevations, slopes, and grades

  • Actively works toward operator certification from Caterpillar

  • Is an approved company driver, and willing to move from project to project on an as-needed basis. The GCC Excavator Operator WS3 will be a student and a teacher

  • Seeks knowledge, with a culture of continual learning, though all available resources, including industry and professional associations

  • Serves as a mentor and a coach to other team members. The GCC Excavator Operator WS3 leads a field crew in the absence of the team leader

  • Continually coaches and mentors project team members, providing them with the knowledge and confidence to excel and advance in their careers. Safely works on assignments that are moderately complex in nature where judgment is required in resolving problems and making routine recommendations.

Work Environment: Outdoor

Physical Requirements:
Stand or walk for long periods; use arms and hands to reach for, handle and manipulate objects; lift and carry materials weighing 50 to 100 lbs.; climb up and down, carrying tools and equipment; stoop, kneel, crouch, and crawl, and see (naturally or with correction). Ability to work in extreme weather conditions (heat and cold). See attached Physical Requirements Inventory.

Education Guidelines: HS Diploma or Equivalent preferred
Experience Guidelines: 3+ year equipment operator experience. CAT Certification preferred.
Knowledge Guidelines: Basic reading, writing, addition and subtraction skills. Approved drivers must possess a current, valid US Class E Driver's License.

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