Mississippi Employer Hydrovac Operator CDL / Vicksburg in Vicksburg, Mississippi

This Position is for a Hydrovac Operator with a hydrovac service company location in the Vicksburg Metro area and throughout Mississippi. Employer desires those who live in and around Vicksburg. Travel out of town and out of state to work will be required at times.Summary: Will use pressurized water and a vacuum system to quickly, safely, precisely and cleanly excavate around utilities, pipelines and numerous other applications. Seventy percent or more of work time is spent operating the on-board hydro-vacuum system outside the truck performing non-destructive excavation around sensitive underground piping and cables. Other hydrovac work consists of tank entry, cleaning and vacuuming, mobilization of equipment, truck maintenance, safety meetings, etc. Heavy lifting at times is required. Working above ground level is sometimes required. The job requires typical construction type hours with some weeks being less than 40 hours and other weeks very busy requiring 50 plus hours. Company operations 24/7 schedule.Duties and Responsibilities include: Drive and operate company equipment in a safe and professional manner; Properly document all Company, Federal, State, and Customer documentation/paperwork as required by law and or established policy in a clear and legible manner; Able to effectively and professionally communicate with on-sight customer representative to locate least intrusive and safest place to park company equipment while on job sight; Able to lead and direct subordinate personnel to perform duties/tasks in a safe, timely, and efficient manner; Able to troubleshoot and as the need arises perform minor repairs to equipment.Requirements and Qualifications include: Must be at least 21 years of age; Must have a Class B CDL with tanker Endorsement and clean driving record; Minimum of 1 year driving experience with CDL preferred; Possess a current and valid DOT medical certificate; OSHA10 safety card certification is required(If applicant does not hold an OSHA10 certification, employer will pay for computer based training with applicant completing on-line course within 5 days of hiring on their own. Certification is the property of the applicant); Must be willing to work flexible hours. (Due to client schedule, operators may not work every day but must be flexible for irregular hours); Shall agree to initial Drug/Alcohol testing and random testing thereafter; Must pass a background check and safety performance verification will be conducted; Travel out of town and out of state to work will be required at times; Underground utility or constructions experience a plus.Essential Physical Functions/Requirements of the Job: Hear and distinguish emergency signals and instructions while on duty; Must be able to repetitively sit, lift, stoop, bend, squat, kneel, reach and crawl; Must be able to repeatedly lift a minimum of 50 pounds; Must be able to work in all outdoor elements for extended periods of time; Confined Space Entry may be required to accomplish tasks for some clients when applicable; Be able to wear PPE (Personal Protective Equipment); Must be able to work from elevated heights using ladders and work from stationary platforms; Must be capable of working extended hours and variable shifts.Equal Opportunity Employer