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Heavy Equipment Operator- Construction
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Jan 14, 2018
Tulsa, OK, US, 74131
Centuri Construction Group
Company Introduction
NPL Construction Co. is a recognized leader in underground and overhead utility and energy distribution construction with a workforce of over 5,000 and operations is more than 20 states. Built on 50 years of experience, NPL s range of safe, high quality and sustainable construction solutions have earned an industry reputation for excellence in reliable performance and customer satisfaction. We leverage our expertise and capacity for the benefit of our customers and the communities they serve.
NPL is part of Centuri Construction Group, a comprehensive construction services enterprise dedicated to meeting the growing demands of North American utilities, energy and industrial markets. Centuri companies are focused on safely delivering sustainable solutions to our customers, while laying the foundation in the markets we serve for the next 100 years.
Position Summary
Seeking dedicated people with the desire to learn and build a career while exceeding the highest quality and safety standards. Operators are assigned to a crew to install or replace natural gas pipelines underground. Duties involve physically demanding construction general labor while operating specialized vehicles and earth movers. Operators move earth, equipment, tools and materials safely into place.
Standard Position Tasks
Operate a variety of equipment once certified
Using a hand shovel, dig around existing utility structures to prevent damage
Load and unload equipment and materials
Daily pre-shift vehicle and equipment inspections
Keeping daily log
Preforming regular maintenance and cleaning on assigned vehicles and equipment
Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by supervisors
Specialty Position Tasks
Operator may be trained on the following: backhoe, trencher, HDD, paver, track hoe, track loaders, hydro-hammer, crane, hydro-excavator, dozer, milling saw, dump truck, skid-steer, road grater, man-lift, snow plow, boom
Prerequisite Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Skill to operate equipment in close proximity to workers and underground utilities
Ability to interact with public, supervisors, and coworkers professionally at all times
Ability to think clearly no matter the stress or difficulty of your circumstances
Possess a strong work ethic and commitment to excellence
Ability to comprehend and communicate specific directions in English to ensure the safety of all
Desire to learn and commitment to working safely
Education and Experience
12 months experience operating trackhoes, backhoes, and sidebooms, etc.
Physical and Environmental Demands
Ability to tolerate work in the extremes of weather without complaining is essential
Distinguish safety colors with 20/20 eyesight using corrective lenses if necessary
Ability to speak and hear worksite safety instructions
Withstand prolonged and repeated: lifting (including overhead, up to 50lbs); standing; climbing; kneeling; reaching and feeling; crouching and crawling
Ability to work with a heightened awareness within the red zone of heavy equipment
Ability to stand for long periods (up to 14 hours at a time)
Quick and accurate hand-eye coordination to work safely
Flexibility to work various schedules and stay late when necessary with little or no notice
Post Hire Requirements
Maintain satisfactory safety record
Perform all duties in conformance to safety and security standards
Pre-employment, random, post-accident, and reasonable suspicion drug screens
Provide US work authorization documents
In-state driver s license with no more than 3 moving violations and no DUIs within a two year rolling period
Satisfactory Criminal History Check
Hold/obtain and maintain DOT medical card
Join and Maintain Union Membership
Pass all qualification tests
Provided Training and Benefits
OSHA certification training
Working safely training
Natural gas technologies training
Heavy equipment operation training
Professional Development
Employee Assistance program benefit
Health Insurance Plan benefit
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
Centuri and its subsidiary companies will provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants without regard to an applicant s race, color, religion, sex, gender, genetic information, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law. Centuri will provide reasonable accommodations to allow an applicant to participate in the hiring process (e.g., accommodations for a test or job interview) if so requested.
Nearest Major Market: Tulsa
Nearest Secondary Market: Oklahoma
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