Suit-Kote Corporation Equipment Operator in Polkville, New York
Suit-Kote Corporation is accepting applications for an experienced Equipment Operator in Polkville, NY, able to operate at a very fast pace feeding raw materials through portable screens and crushers as well as maintaining stockpiles and occasionally loading material into trucks or trailers.
*Operate the loader, excavator and other heavy equipment in a safe and appropriate manner.
*Experience using and maintaining portable Crushers and Screens a plus.
*Perform daily maintenance and safety checks of equipment.
*Understand and follow directions from supervisors as to required work area.
*Operate Loader controls to lower and tilt bucket and drive forward to force bucket into bulk material; Move lever to raise and tilt bucket when filled, or to dump material.
*Basic understanding of grades and cross slope
*Ensure a sound understanding of the issues involving ground disturbance.
*Operate Loader on public or private roadways, maintaining proper awareness of ones surroundings.
*Perform routine cleaning and maintenance to ensure smooth operation of the Loader.
*Train new employees in the safe and efficient operation of the Loader.
*Operate other heavy equipment and other construction related duties as required.
*Loader must be greased and serviced as required by the operator.
•OSHA 10 Hour Safety Certificate, or willingness to obtain one.
*MSHA certification a plus.
•Passing a pre-employment drug and alcohol screening is required and a background check will be conducted
•Punctuality is extremely important
•High school diploma or GED is preferred
•Long hours during the season. Generally an 8-12 hour day at least 5 days a week and sometimes Saturdays. Saturdays usually entail maintenance unless producing.
•Reliable transportation to and from work site
•Must be unafraid of heights
•Must be able to lift 50 pounds
•Strong work ethic
•Must have a clean motor-vehicle record
This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed. You will be expected to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties as requested by your supervisor.
Suit-Kote offers competitive wages, paid time off, and a growth oriented work environment. We extend employer-paid medical and dental benefits, as well as company-paid life insurance to all full-time employees. Personnel are eligible for participation in our 401k plan as well.
Suit-Kote is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/ Female/ Disability/ Protected Veteran