Hayward Baker, Inc. Equipment Operator/Laborer in Charleston, South Carolina

Hayward Baker, a part of the Keller companies, is one of the leading Geotechnical Contractors in the United States working in sheet pile installation, soil mixing, earth retention, underpinning, piling, grouting and ground modification. Our projects are of short duration and involve unique and difficult soil and foundation problems.

We are seeking self-motivated Equipment Operators and Laborers to work out of our Charleston, SC, area office.

Equipment Operator:
In the position, the Equipment Operator will maneuver construction machinery around construction areas. They will use construction machinery such as excavators, skid steers, all-terrain forklifts, and mobile cranes. You will be responsible for the fabrication and installation of Earthquake Drains. You will also maintain equipment (grease and service machines) as needed.

All equipment operators should possess acute visual perception abilities to accurately judge distances. Additionally, they should have a mechanical aptitude along with a background in auto mechanics to understand the fundamental principles involved in operating the machinery. Equipment operators will also need a basic understanding of electronics in order to operate many of the newer vehicles designed with electronic controls.

In this position, you will be required to work on various construction sites performing basic tasks such as fabrication and installation of Earthquake Drains, site layout, job set up and equipment maintenance. Qualified candidates will have hands on construction experience be a self-starter and must be willing to travel throughout South Carolina and Outlining states. Specific experience within ground improvement, grouting and/or earth retention a plus.

• 2 years’ of verifiable operating experience.
• 10 hour OSHA and First Aid & Safety training preferred.
• Verbal and Written Communication Skills a Must.
• Get-it-done attitude.
• Must be able to work in a team environment.
• Travel throughout the Charleston area is required.
• Must have reliable transportation to and from project sites.

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please submit your resume in MSWord to: resumes@haywardbaker.com and in the subject line reference: 07 2017 HBI Field Personnel Charleston, the position you are applying for.

Hayward Baker is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage qualified women, minorities, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and others to apply.

Equal Opportunity Employer