HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR
Advert Ref: VC0792
Job Title: Heavy Equipment Operator
Area: Construction Division
Position Type: Full-Time
Weekly Hours: 40 Hours
Time Conditions: Day Shift
Salary: R8,000 - R23,000
Closing Date: 24 July 2020
Purpose of Position
Heavy Equipment Operator to utilize our industrial gear. The Heavy Equipment Operator's duties include preparing and manipulating heavy equipment to ensure the appropriate movement of materials, and liaising with coworkers to ensure that the projects are completed accurately. You will be required to conduct your duties in a safe, diligent manner at all times.
Heavy Equipment Operator Responsibilities:
Maneuvering motorized heavy equipment to ensure the accurate removal and placement of materials.
Loading and offloading rocks, debris, and other materials from heavy equipment.
Observing stipulated safety codes at all times.
Communicating with coworkers to elucidate project specifications, as needed.
Reporting injuries and other accidents to the line manager.
Advising the line manager of requisite upgrades, repairs, and replacements.
Aiding coworkers to ensure that the site is clean and organized at the end of each shift.
Providing suggestions to refine workflow and boost efficiency.
Heavy Equipment Operator Requirements:
Prior experience operating a variety of heavy equipment.
Ability to lift up to 22 kg.
Excellent vision or the use of prescribed lenses.
Exceptional manual dexterity and hand-eye coordination.
A sound understanding of pertinent safety guidelines.
Capacity to provide and follow direction.
Sharp decision-making skills, particularly when under pressure.
Ability to work extended hours, as required.
Victor Crescent Construction provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, colour, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
031 630 0143
Human Resources Manager
Victor Crescent Construction