Heavy Equipment Operator
Stony Point Rock Quarry is hiring a full-time Heavy Equipment Operator to join our team! We are looking for a candidate who has basic maintenance skills, any level of welding and fabrication experience, and at least 3 years of recent experience operating heavy equipment such as a loader, dozer, excavator, or haul truck. This position will support our company in a range of tasks, including but not limited to assisting site operations using a variety of heavy equipment to process aggregate material, daily plant and yard maintenance, as well as welding fabrication on a variety of projects.
The job environment promotes steady and methodical work output so job routines can be completed on time and error-free. The ideal candidate will be able to work at a steady pace and produce a high quality of work within established systems, standards, and procedures. The ideal candidate will have a positive attitude, great work habits, and the ability to work as a team as well as independently.
Essential Functions Include: Perform outdoor plant and yard maintenance and cleanup tasks as needed. Ability to operate heavy equipment in the production and processing of material in a safe manner consistent with standard operating procedures. Maintain alertness to audio and visual signs in order to make timely and sound decisions while operating equipment. Complete daily equipment inspections and other required paperwork. Vertical and overhead welding and fabrication in a variety of projects. Participate in training and follow all safety policies and procedures.
Required Skills: Must be able to climb into and out of equipment multiple times per day. Must be able to work from heights while harnessed for fall protection and safety. Ability to deliver quality work consistently. Ability to work in a safe and efficient manner, knowing where other objects are in relation to a piece of equipment being operated. Must demonstrate good communication skills with the ability to speak and understand English.
Physical Requirements: This position works outdoors with exposure to the weather, chemicals, odors and fumes; bending, stooping, kneeling, climbing ladders and stairs; working on elevated platforms; pushing, pulling, moving moderate to heavy objects; ability to operate electrical and mechanical equipment; standing for long periods of time; walking; and driving a motorized piece of heavy equipment in order to perform the essential functions.
Minimum Requirements: Must be 18 years or older and provide evidence of employment eligibility in the U.S. Must be able to pass pre-employment screening (physical exam and drug screening). To operate a SCI company vehicle, a valid California driver’s license and a driving record with 2 points or less is required.
Compensation & Benefits: This position is a non-exempt full-time position. The pay range for this position is $21 – $28 per hour, depending on experience. We offer weekly pay, paid holidays, PTO, health benefits (medical, dental, & vision) with employer contribution of 100% for employee and 75% for eligible dependents. We offer Long Term Disability and Life Insurance at no cost to the employee. We also have 401(k) with a guaranteed 3% Safe Harbor employer contribution.
If you are interested in becoming part of the Soiland team, please apply in any of the following ways:
- Email your resume to Jobs@SoilandRocks.com
- Complete our Employment Application and submit online
- Visit our Indeed.com careers page to apply
- Complete an application at any of our 3 sites and hand it to one of our friendly office staff members!