Staker & Parson Companies Equipment Operator (Grade) in ST. GEORGE, Utah

Job ID: 129496 Burdick Materials, is a member of the Oldcastle Materials West Division; Our purpose, commitment to the future, and formula for growth is to champion the safety, empowerment, and development of our employees. We strive to be The Preferred Source of quality sand, rock, landscape products, ready-mixed concrete, asphalt, paving and construction services. We succeed as a team by embracing integrity, mutual respect, innovation, service, sustainability, and financial strength. Equipment Operator Summary This is a skilled position involving the safe and efficient operation of various types of construction equipment including but not limited to Grader, Scraper,Loaders, Back Hoes, Track Hoes, Haul Trucks, Water Trucks, Etc. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Operate equipment safely and efficiently. Responsible for safe slopes on excavations and proper barricading. Locate utilities and other buried lines prior to digging. Perform minor servicing and maintenance or refer major problems to the supervisor. Knowledge of trenching and shoring standards. Keep time and material records. Knowledge of aggregate sizes and classifications. Knowledge of weight requirements of loads leaving the pit. Travel from interstate highway to rural dirt roads from various locations. Supervisory Responsibilities None Qualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and-or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disability to perform the essential functions. Education and-or Experience High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required; and 5 years related experience and-or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience in Grading, mass excavation, sitework and underground utility work is required. Must be proficient with grade checking & plan reading. Experience with GPS grade control systems is a plus. Language Skills Ability to read and comprehend Plans,simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Mathematical Skills Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Reasoning Ability Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed, but uninvolved written or oral instructions Computer Skills None Certificates, Licenses, Registrations Valid drivers license required. Have own transportation Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, talk, or hear. The employee is frequently required to sit, climb, and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, crawl, kneel, bend, and reach with hands and arms above their shoulders. The employee must occasionally lift and-or move any where up to 100 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision and depth perception. Work Envi