Tetra Tech Equipment Operator - Brooksville, ME in US, Maine

Title: Equipment Operator - Brooksville, ME

Location: United States-ME-US

Job Number: 10600000162

Tetra

Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services

worldwide. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of

our employees—17,000 people working together across disciplines and time zones

to provide smart, sustainable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud

to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure,

resource management, energy, and international development. Tetra Tech combines

the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local,

client-focused delivery in 400 locations around the world. We offer competitive

compensation and benefits and are searching for innovative people to join our

teams.

Tetra

Tech EC is a part of the Tetra Tech team and we offer site cleanup and

restoration services.

We are

currently looking for an Equipment Operator to join our team!

The project is in the

town of Brooksville (Harborside) on the Penobscot Bay in Hancock County, Maine

(near Bar Harbor).

Starting hourly rates

up to $30 per hour.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Abilityto help maneuver pipe, pumps, and hoses.

  • Maintain, clean, andorganize equipment and supplies.

  • Workwith and around heavy construction equipment and excavations at mining sites(al Equipment Operator are expected to be experienced, safe, and efficientoperators of heavy construction equipment).

  • Operate general sitevehicles and equipment, such as pickup trucks, and smaller equipment.

  • Performconstruction activities in a safe and proper manner.

  • Performdaily checks and maintenance on equipment.

  • Perform various duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.

  • At least one (1) year ofexperience in decentralized business in construction, outdoor labor, mining andfarming industries.

  • OSHA HAZWOPER 40-hourtraining and current 8-hour refresher (if applicable)

  • Heavy equipment operator experiencedwith operating some or all of the following equipment:Dozers, excavators, front-end loaders,backhoes, off-road dump trucks, all-terrain forklifts, skid-steers, and/orrollers.

  • Experience with operatingdozers and excavators in soft and saturated ground conditions (ie. minetailings) a plus.

  • Musthave a valid driver’s license.

  • Musthave good working knowledge of heavy construction equipment (excavators,dozers, road trucks, etc.) and compacting and materials handling equipment (ie.loader, all-terrain forklift, roller).

  • Ateam player with the ability and willingness to pitch in as needed in areasoutside core responsibilities and expertise.

TYPICAL WORK DEMANDS AND PHYSICAL ENVIRONMENT:

  • Lift a maximum of fifty (50) pounds on a non-consistent basis.

  • Work in or aroundtrenches, heavy equipment and pipe fusion equipment.

  • Communicate withcolleagues, site supervisor and client’s site manager including all safetypersonnel.

  • Able to frequently lift orcarry containers, poly pipe, pumps, hoses, shovel garbage and loose material,work in and around leachate, or loose materials to truck; which may result intwisting, pulling, pushing and bending, depending on the material andcollection vehicle type.

  • Able to climb, bend orstand for an extended period of time. Work on 2:1, 3:1 slopes.

  • Ability to work in extremeweather conditions.

Ability to carry out day-to-day activities on a environmental

project and traveling to and from the job site (dependable vehicle) for work.

Tetra

Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we value workplace diversity.

We invite resumes from all interested parties including women, minorities,

veterans and persons with disabilities. Tetra Tech is a VEVRAA federal

contractor and we request priority referral of veterans for available

positions. Please visit our website at www.tetratech.com at http://www.tetratech.com/ for more

information on our company and to apply for this position.

We thank

all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview

will be contacted directly.

Job: Construction