Asphalt Specialists, Inc. Located at
1780 E. Highwood, Pontiac, MI.
Phone: 800-277-4258

Careers

Heavy Equipment Operator

  • Job Tracking ID: 512455-583488
  • Job Location: Pontiac, MI
  • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
  • Level of Education: High School/GED
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: July 18, 2017
  • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
  • Starting Date: May 8, 2017



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Job Description:

ASI is now looking for qualified candidates to become part of our team.

The purpose of this position is to safely and efficiently operate heavy, motorized equipment used in earth moving operations, including, but not limited to, dozers scraper, loaders, excavator, skid steer, and other equipment to support a variety of operations.

Responsibilities:

•Prior to every use, evaluate the equipment and confirm that the equipment from a mechanical and safety standpoint is ready to use.

•Have the ability to build level land surfaces using graders, bulldozers, and other construction equipment.

•Perform daily preventive maintenance on equipment as required including fluid and filter changes and parts lubrication.

•Gather and load dirt and waste products from job sites onto trucks.

•Follow safety procedures and participate in weekly toolbox meetings with crew.

•Notify the maintenance department once a mechanical defect has been recognized.

 •Observes job sites to prior to the start of work to recognize problematic areas and potential areas that may be unsafe.

•Must attend required safety classes.

•Attend weekly Operational Training Classes.

•Operate the equipment to facilitate alignment, movement, or adjustment of machinery, equipment, or materials.

•Maintaining a clean and presentable work environment at all times.

•Follow the dress code and compliance of proper PPE at all times.

•Must be available to work on Saturday and Sunday

Experience and Skills:

The position should have knowledge of earthwork operations, equipment, trucking and material transport. The position must have the ability to perform basic math skills and follow written and verbal instructions and relay them to the proper channels of communication. Strong work ethic and willingness to work as a team to efficiently complete jobs to the highest customer satisfaction.