NANA Regional Corporation Heavy Equipment Operator in Del Rio, Texas

Heavy Equipment Operator

Description

AFM provides facilities support for multi-facility campuses, research laboratories, highly secure government facilities, and office buildings. From basic custodial services to highly specialized operations services, AFM combines proven experience with innovative approaches to handle the details of facility maintenance – allowing our clients to focus on their missions.

General Descriptions of Responsibilities:

Operates heavy equipment such as cranes, clamshells, motorized road graders, front –end loaders, different types of bulldozers with winch or ripper attachments, rollers, power shovels, motor graders, heavy loaders, carryalls, bulldozers, scrapers, and large industrial tractors, with pan or scrapper attachments, backhoes, excavators, stake bed trucks, dump trucks, tractor- trailers, water distributors, rough terrain forklifts, sweepers, bob cats, and large trenchers.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Operate heavy equipment to lift, load, haul dump, spread, grub, excavate and level, top soil, gravel, clay, dolomite, sand, lime stone, and other types of materials, equipment and supplies.

  • Read and interpret grade slope stakes and simple sketches and plans.

  • Rig loads for lifting.

  • Use hand and arm signals to direct other operators and tie down equipment and cargo loads on stake bed trucks and flat bed trailers.

  • Operate equipment for sweeping runways, taxiways, roads, parking areas, etc.

  • Use portable radios to communicate with supervisors, service call desk, and airfield management.

  • Perform operator maintenance and checks on equipment such as cleaning, waxing, armor-all, vacuuming, greasing, checking fluid levels, and adding as required, checking tire air pressure, checking all lights, windshield wipers, braking system, mirrors, windows, damage to vehicle, and make operator adjustments, and repairs.

  • Turn vehicles into vehicle maintenance for scheduled maintenance, repairs, and safety discrepancies.

  • Perform all other work related duties as assigned. Accountable for:

  • Timely completion and accuracy of all work.

  • Working closely and harmoniously with other employees.

  • Adherence to contract requirements, safety and health regulations, and company policies

  • Timely reporting off accidents, injuries, and hazardous situations.

Work Conditions:

Work may be performed both indoors and outdoors.

Outdoor work is subject to extreme temperatures, noise, inclement weather conditions, and other conditions determined by the nature of the job.

Tasks may be performed on uneven, inclined, hard, and soft-carpeted floors, cement structures and surfaces at variable heights.

Qualifications

Job Requirements Mandatory:

  • Class A commercial Texas driver’s license.

  • Three-year similar experience.

  • Knowledge of concrete and asphalt.

  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to work well in a team environment.

  • Ability to understand and have working knowledge of hazardous, safety, and environmental warnings. Appendix 2-21

  • General knowledge of all maintenance and construction trades.

  • High school graduate or equivalent.

Must be able to stand, sit, bend, reach and walk for extended periods of time.

Must be able to lift up to 50lbs routinely.

Preferred:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Technical or trade school completion.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

We are Equal Opportunity Employers. Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, protected veteran, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities.If you have a physical and/or mental disability and are interested in applying for employment and need special accommodations to use our website to apply for a position please contact, Recruiting Services at job-assist@akima.com or 571-353-7053.The dedicated email and telephonic options above are reserved only for individuals with disabilities needing accessibility assistance.Please do not use the dedicated phone number above to call on the status of your job application if you do not require accessibility assistance or an accommodation.Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.

In order for our company to stay compliant with government regulations, please apply on line. Please DO NOT email resumes or call in lieu of applying online unless you have a physical and/or mental disability and need assistance with the online application.

Job: Maintenance & Repair

Primary Location: US-TX-Del Rio

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: AFM00546