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Equipment Operator - Multi - Onshore - US

Company: Wood
Location: Emporia
Posted on: May 14, 2022

Job Description:

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently sourcing Multi Equipment Civil Operators with construction experience operating excavator, front end loader and bulldozer with the capability to judge the grade of the landscape to join our team on a Solar Project in Emporia, VA. A valid drivers license, equipment certification and OSHA 10 is required.

Authorization to lawfully work in the U.S without sponsorship from Wood is required.

Skills / Qualifications

Observes load hook up and determines safety of load
Manipulates controls to regulate speed and direction of equipment and hoist movements according to written, verbal or signal instructions
Cleans and maintains equipment and hoisting mechanisms
Inspects equipment for defective parts, documents and notifies the equipment foreman or supervisor of any defects or malfunctions
Loads, transports and unloads materials, tools, equipment and supplies
Performs minor maintenance or cleaning activities on tools and equipment
Inspects rigging and related equipment
Required to understand and interpret load charts
Understands and follows oral and written instructions
Works independently in the absence of supervision
Ability to read and interpret maps, sketches, drawings, specifications and technical manuals
Can use hand-held mobile radio units to coordinate tasks and resources
Can perform a variety of skilled construction and maintenance tasks
Can perform a variety of manual tasks for extended periods in unfavorable weather conditions
Ability to communicate clearly / both orally and in writing or via radio, perform routine inspection and preventive maintenance on assigned equipment and refer defects or repairs to supervisor; clean equipment
A commitment to safety OSHA 10 verified certification is preferred or onsite training and passing test requried

May require a high school diploma or its equivalent with previous years of experience in the field or in a related area
Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field
Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job
Works under immediate supervision
Must be able to work in extreme weather conditions
Experience with bulldozer, steer, loader and excavator
Abilty to judge the grade of the landscape
Final grade experience
A valid drivers license and OSHA 10 is required
Solar experience is a plus
Typically reports to equipment foreman, supervisor or manager

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people.

Diversity Statement (EEO)

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Keywords: Wood, Suffolk , Equipment Operator - Multi - Onshore - US, Other , Emporia, Virginia

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