Georgia Employer PIT LOADER OPERATOR in Buford, Georgia
Pit Loader Operator (180000Q8) Operates front-end loader to safely and efficiently dig and load appropriate sized material onto trucks to meet production needs. Excavates quarry to maintain desired face, ramp and floor conditions including the construction and maintenance of safety berms. Performs a variety of loading and lifting tasks. Inspects loaderas mechanisms and monitors and maintains fluid levels. Operates loader so as to maximize component and tire life. Assists mechanic with minor repairs to equipment. Qualifications PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Ability to work outside in all types of weather and perform dirty, greasy duties. Ability to work unusual schedules and overtime. Safely lift and carry a fifty (50) pound load. Ability to perform moderate physical labor. SKILLS, ABILITIES AND KNOWLEDGE: High School Diploma is required and at least one year experience in a maintenance field. Performs duties safely, responsibly and proficiently. Able to learn and understand work rules, safety rules and plant operating procedures. Able to communicate with other employees for the purpose of reporting problems with equipment and receiving assignment procedures. Performs duties safely, responsibly and proficiently. Heavy mobile equipment operator experience is required. Vulcan is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or genetics, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law from discrimination.