Canyon Pipeline Heavy Equipment Operator - Natural Gas U in MURRAY, Utah
Position SummaryOperators are assigned to a crew to install or replace natural gas pipelines underground. Duties involve physically demanding construction general labor while operating specialized vehicles and earth movers. Operators move earth, equipment, tools and materials safely into place.Standard Position TasksOperate track hoe, backhoe, side boom, loaders, and-or skidsteersUsing a hand shovel, dig around existing utility structures to prevent damageLoad and unload equipment and materialsDaily pre-shift vehicle and equipment inspectionsKeeping daily logPreforming regular maintenance and cleaning on assigned vehicles and equipmentOther duties and responsibilities as assigned by supervisorsSpecialty Position TasksOperator may be trained on the following: backhoe, trencher, HDD, paver, trackhoe, track loaders, hydro-hammer, crane, hydro-excavator, dozer, milling saw, dump truck, skid-steer, road grader, man-lift, snowplow, boom liftPrerequisite Knowledge, Skills, and AbilitiesKnowledge of underground utilities and locator markingsSkill to operate equipment in close proximity to workers and underground utilitiesAbility to interact with public, supervisors, and coworkers professionally at all timesAbility to think clearly no matter the stress or difficulty of your circumstancesPossess a strong work ethic and commitment to excellenceAbility to comprehend and communicate specific directions in English to ensure the safety of allDesire to learn and commitment to working safelyEducation and Experience5 years experience operating heavy equipmentPhysical and Environmental DemandsAbility to tolerate work in the extremes of weather without complaining is essentialDistinguish safety colors with 20-20 eyesight using corrective lenses if necessaryAbility to speak and hear worksite safety instructionsWithstand prolonged and repeated: lifting (including overhead, up to 50lbs); standing; climbing; kneeling; reaching and feeling; crouching and crawlingAbility to work with a heightened awareness within the red zone of heavy equipmentAbility to stand for long periods (up to 14 hours at a time)Quick and accurate hand-eye coordination to work safelyFlexibility to work various schedules and stay late when necessary with little or no noticePost Hire RequirementsMaintain OSHA certificationsMaintain satisfactory safety recordPerform all duties in conformance to appropriate safety and security standardsProvide own steel-composite-toed work boots and prescription safety glasses (as needed)Other appropriate personal protective and safety equipment will be supplied by the companyPre-employment, random, post-accident, and reasonable suspicion drug screensProvide US work authorization documentsIn-state driver s license with no more than 3 moving violations and no DUIs within a two year rolling periodSatisfactory Criminal History CheckHold-obtain and maintain DOT medical cardPass all qualification testsProvided Training and BenefitsOSHA certification trainingWorking safely trainingNatural gas technologies trainingHeavy equipment operation trainingProfessional DevelopmentEmployee Assistance program benefitWork Boot AllowanceHealth Insurance Plan benefitEqual Employment Opportunity EmployerThis job description is subject to change at any time. It reflects management s assignment of essential functions, and does not exclude or restrict the tasks that may be assigned.Centuri and its subsidiary companies will provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants without regard to an applicant s race, color, religion, sex, gender, genetic information, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law. Centuri will provide reasonable accommodations to allow an applicant to participate in the hiring process (e.g., accommodations for a test or job interview) if so requested.