Dunn Building Company LLC Earthmoving Equipment Operator in Decatur, Alabama
Summary Prepares construction site for formwork to be erected in order to pour concrete footings and foundations by performing the following duties.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Locates points marked by the layout engineer in the area of the footing/foundation.
Digs footing/foundation to specified depth.
Places spoils away from the edge of the excavation.
Drives and operates vehicles such as backhoe, trackhoe, mini excavator, bobcat.
Inspects and maintains tools and equipment.
Works as a form carpenter when not needed to operate equipment.
Can dig to grade.
Qualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience
One to two years related experience and/or training.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
Current driver's license
Other Skills and Abilities
Ability to operate a mini excavator/backhoe preferred; Certified Crane Operator preferred
Must be willing to travel, pass a drug test, and E-Verify
Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to sit. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
Work Environment The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts; outside weather conditions and vibration. The employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The employee is occasionally exposed to risk of electrical shock. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
DUNN BUILDING COMPANY is an equal employment opportunity employer who has been in business over 135 years. Headquartered in Birmingham, AL with area offices in Athens, AL and Saraland, AL, Dunn provides benefits to all employees including medical, dental, life, disability insurances as well as vacation and holiday pay, 401k, and bonus potential.