Hughes General Contractors, Inc. Heavy Equipment Operator in North Salt Lake, Utah
Heavy Equipment Operator
Hughes General Contractors, Inc. is a longstanding family owned business with almost 60 years of experience, depth of knowledge and tradition. We are known within the industry for our outstanding employee culture and a business model offering steady, year-round employment.
We are proud to offer you
Medical / RX Insurance
Employee Assistance Program
Critical Illness Plan
Flex 125 Cafeteria Plan
In-House Training Opportunities
Heavy Equipment Operator will play an integral role in the construction of commercial projects by operating a variety of heavy equipment such as but not limited to Loaders, Track Hoes, Back Hoes, etc… In certain situations, they will also assist other craft workers in their endeavors.
900 North Redwood Rd.
North Salt Lake, UT 84054
Full-Time; Monday – Friday (Saturdays depend on work load) (hours depend on crew and job site)
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
To be effective, Equipment Operator must:
Be able to operate a variety of heavy equipment
Locate and work in areas that involve utilities and other buried items prior to digging
Maintain a clean job site: pick up tools and equipment as well as secure job site each day to eliminate potential hazards
Be familiar with material handling and storage
Ensure that proper safety and incident reporting procedures are followed
Communicate effectively with Superintendent/Foreman, Safety Manager, Safety Officer or HR Manager to inform them of any potential safety issues
- Knowledge of proper use of heavy equipment, materials and supplies used in construction work
Other Skills and Abilities
Some knowledge of first aid and applicable safety precautions
Ability to work independently and complete daily activities according to work schedule
Ability to repeatedly lift and carry heavy objects (50 pounds)
Ability to communicate orally and in writing
Ability to understand, follow and transmit written and oral instructions
Ability to meet attendance schedule with dependability and consistency
- Any combination of education and experience that demonstrates the knowledge and ability to perform the work.