Construction Heavy Equipment Operator

at BPG Designs, LLC
Location Tempe
Date Posted May 12, 2021
Category Construction
Job Type Not Specified


BPG Designs, LLC, a Local Underground Utility/HDD Drilling Contractor, is looking to hire a Construction Heavy Equipment Operator for both our TEMPE and SOUTHERN ARIZONA locations.The key roles include the following:Operate EquipmentReading & Comprehending Construction DrawingsPre-walk JobsiteCDL DriverSupport TasksResponsibilities:Operate construction heavy equipment (excavators, backhoe loaders, dozers, front-end loaders, trenchers, cable plows, directional drills, etc.).All phases of underground construction including, but are not limited to: Loading, driving, delivery, digging, removal and placement of various types, sizes and weight of construction materials and equipment.Work as a part of a crew, drive crew truck to job sites for underground utility operations.Assist as required in all manual labor aspects of the project as directed by the Crew leader.Handle physically demanding construction duties.Assist team members in placing underground conduit, manual labor and shovel work.Prior underground construction and operating heavy machinery experience is a plus.Ability to load and unload equipment (backhoe, steel plates, excavators, loaders, etc.).Requirements & Qualifications:CDL Driver License -preferred but not required.MUST be able to pass drug screen and Background Check.Must be able to follow instructions.All work is outdoors, subject to inclement weather conditions.Experience in the construction industry (experience in underground construction preferred).OSHA-10 certification preferred.Able to work long hours.Have reliable transportation.Physical Demands:Load and unload tools and equipment on truck.Ability to ascend and descend ladders.Must be able to stoop, kneel, crouch, dig, reach and crawl while performing work.Must be able to lift, carry and place heavy objects up to 50lbs.Must be able to stand or walk for long periods of time.Must be able to operate or work around heavy equipment and machinery.Must be able to work in small/confined areas.Must be able to maintain visual and audible contact with other crewman and all moving or stationary persons/vehicles/objects to ensure safe coordination of movement.Must be able to work while wearing safety boots, safety glasses, hardhat, and any applicable safety gear.Job Type: Full-timeBenefitsEmployer-paid options for medical and dental insurance for eligible employeesAdditional voluntary medical, dental, vision, disability, accident, legal, ID theft, and life insurance plans available401K Plan, including employer matchPaid vacation/sick/holidays for eligible employees