Equipment Operator

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Fastens attachments to tractor with clevis or wedge pin hitches. Learn and follow safety regulations.
  • Take actions to avoid potential hazards or obstructions, such as utility lines, other equipment, other workers, or falling objects.
  • Load and move dirt, rocks, equipment, or other materials.
  • Start engines, move throttles, switches, or levers, or depress pedals to operate machines, such as trackhoes or backhoes.
  • Drive and maneuver equipment equipped with blades in successive passes over working areas to remove topsoil, vegetation, or rocks or to distribute and level earth or terrain.
  • Align machines, cutterheads, or depth gauge makers with reference stakes and guidelines or ground or position equipment, following hand signals of other workers.
  • Adjust handwheels and depress pedals to control attachments, such as blades, buckets, scrapers, or swing booms.
  • Operate loaders to pull out stumps, rip asphalt or concrete, rough-grade properties, bury refuse, or perform general cleanup.
  • Check fuel supplies at sites to ensure adequate availability.
  • Repair and maintain equipment, making emergency adjustments or assisting with major repairs as necessary.
  • Monitor operations to ensure that health and safety standards are met.
  • Clean up piles of asphalt, concrete, or spoils in an expedient manner to facilitate crew production.

Job Type:

  • Operator


  • Monday-Friday
  • Weekend availability
  • Must be willing to work nights 


  • 401K
  • Dental insurance 
  • Employee assistance program 
  • Flexible spending account 
  • Health insurance
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance


  • Have a valid driver’s license
  • Able to pass a background/MVR check as well as an urine drug screen/fitness test

EEO/AA- TrueRock is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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