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Equipment Operator 1-Agg-Night
Summary
Title:Equipment Operator 1-Agg-Night
ID:2280
Location:Pleasant Gap (PA)
Description
Job Summary:
Operate heavy, material-moving construction equipment to ensure safe, efficient and productive movement of aggregate material.  Assist with maintenance and housekeeping in and around plant area which consists of shoveling, hosing, general cleanup and operation of light equipment.  This is an hourly, non-exempt position that will work under direct and indirect supervision.  

Essential Functions:
* Operate heavy, material-moving construction equipment to ensure safe, efficient and productive movement of aggregate material.
* Assist with maintenance and housekeeping in and around plant area including shoveling, hosing, general cleanup and operation of light equipment.
* Meet GOH performance and technical standards required to qualify for Level 2 certification on two types of mobile heavy equipment.
* Follow proper GOH/MSHA safety practices and procedures.
* Conduct pre and post shift inspections.
* Assist in identifying and addressing safety issues around pit, yard and or plant.
* Perform as a team member.
* Exercise proper care and maintenance of company equipment.
* May be required to travel to other job locations.
* Frequently work more than 40 hours per week and non-traditional hours including day shift, Saturdays and occasionally Sundays.
* Perform additional assignments per supervisor’s direction.

Knowledge of:
* Safe operation of mobile equipment such as braking system and emergency steering.
* Moving plant machinery parts and the dangers they pose.

Ability to:
* Learn and follow GOH company policies and procedures.
* Operate light equipment such as skid steers and water trucks.
* Identify and report potential hazards.
* Maintain safety procedures.
* Communicate effectively.
* Work under direct and indirect supervision.

Qualifications:
* Any combination of education and experience that would provide the knowledge to perform the essential functions.

Education:
* Minimum of a High School Diploma or equivalent required.
* Certificate or degree in heavy equipment operation preferred.

Experience:
* Minimum of 1 year of heavy equipment operation experience preferred.

Physical Requirements:
* Ability to lift up to 50 pounds.
* Ability to climb stairs and ladders.
* Ability to wear required personal protective equipment.
* Ability to enter and exit equipment safely.
* Ability to work in field environments with exposure to dust, inclement weather conditions, extreme heat, noise, vibrations, and a variety of petroleum products.
* Ability to shovel.
* Ability to sit for extended periods of time.
* Ability to walk and work on uneven terrain.

The specific statements shown in each section of this description are not intended to be allinclusive.  They represent typical elements and criteria considered necessary to perform the job successfully.
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