Employment Listings: Track-hoe Operator

Track-hoe Operator
Department: Field
City/State: Texarkana
Type: Operator
Contact Name: .
Contact Email: fernanda@etbridge.com
Date Posted: Mar 20, 2020

Responsible for operating a track hoe to excavate trenches, pull trench boxes, backfill, and load materials in a variety of heavy construction operations. When not operating track hoe, may also operate other construction equipment and perform general labor tasks as required.

Essential Functions

(Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include the following tasks, knowledge, skills and other characteristics. This list of tasks is illustrative ONLY and is not a comprehensive listing of all functions and tasks performed by positions in this class. It does not imply that all positions within the class perform all the duties listed, nor does it necessarily list all possible duties that may be assigned.)

• Operate a track hoe to excavate trenches, pull trench boxes and grade in heavy construction operations.

• Work cooperatively with the crew to accomplish tasks;

• Maintain tools and equipment so that they are kept in good working order and are safe for use;

• Participate in training and other forms of development to strengthen technical, safety and other skills.

• Operate other construction equipment as required.

• Consistently monitor and maintain compliance with all safety policies, procedures and regulations.

• Maintain a clean and safe work environment to include equipment operated.

• Perform a variety of general labor tasks as required for the job.

• Perform daily routine maintenance on machine including lubrication and monitor needed repairs/service requirements.

• Other duties as required.

Required Knowledge, Skills And Abilities

• Thorough knowledge in the proper use of track hoes and related materials and supplies used in heavy construction work.

• Thorough knowledge of applicable safety precautions.

• Ability to work under general supervision according to work schedule.

• Ability to meet attendance schedule with dependability and consistency.

• Good communication skills to coordinate work flow with other crew members.

Required Education, Training And Experience

• Must have at least 2 years experience

Work Environment

• Regularly works near moving mechanical parts and in outside conditions that include inclement weather, heat and humidity, and exposure to dust and asphalt.

• Must be able to lift, push, pull or carry objects, use abdominal and lower back muscles to provide support over time without fatigue and to effectively jump, sprint or throw an object.

• Requires good manual dexterity (hand, hand with arm, two hands) and multi-limb coordination.

• Noise level is generally loud.

• Excellent stamina is required.

Group Health Insurance

Short Term Disability Insurance

Life Insurance

Vacation Time Off


Safety Incentives

In compliance with Federal and State Equal Employment Opportunity laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, veteran status, non-job related disability, or any other protected group status.