Georgia Employer HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR in Valdosta, Georgia

Jobs are located on Fort Stewart, Georgia (Liberty County) and Hunter Army Airfield (Chatham County. ) This position operates heavy equipment such as Front End Loaders, Backhoe, Bulldozer, Excavator, Motor Grader and/or Asphalt Paving Machine. Knowledge of operation and maintenance of heavy equipment is critical to this position. Duties: Operates and maintains heavy motorized equipment. Operates equipment to excavate, load or move dirt, gravel or other materials. Reads and interprets grade and slope stakes and simple plans. Sets up traffic control devises around work sites. Completes work orders. Inspects equipment before use to ensure necessary repairs are made. Inspects job sites for possible hazards. Performs other duties as required or assigned. Knowledge of safety procedures needed. Applicants must: be a minimum of 21 years of age; possess a High School Diploma or GED; and have a minimum of two (2) years experience as a Heavy Equipment Operator. Possession of Class "A" Commercial Driver's License a plus. This position is: considered to be Permanent, Full-Time; 40 hours per week; Monday through Friday; 7:30am � 4:00pm; rate of pay is based on experience. Employer requires a current Motor Vehicle Report (MVR) and will conduct pre-employment drug screen and background check and as position requires access to military installation.