1+ months

Grader Operator

The Middlesex Corporation
Orlando, FL 32801

The Grader Operator is responsible for safe and technically proficient operation of equipment assigned.


  • Complete equipment condition reports, as well as a daily checklist of work to be done on your equipment and provide to the Project Superintendent daily through the Middlesex Application.
  • Cleaning the machines regularly. This includes sweeping the cabs and removing trash daily, and lubricating doors and windows bi-weekly.
  • Understand and comply with all Company safety policies and procedures. Know where all utilities within the work zone are located. Be responsible for your own safety as well as those working in the area.
  • Inform your Superintendent or Foreman daily of your equipment fuel status so the fuel truck can be scheduled if needed for the next morning.
  • Make a note on your equipment report and let your Superintendent know if you need any supplies, i.e.: grease, oil, rags, cleaning supplies, or if the machine needs to be steam cleaned.


  • High School Diploma/ GED Certificate.
  • 3-5 years Operator Experience in Heavy/Civil Construction.
  • OSHA 10.
  • Valid Driver License.

Necessary Attributes:

  • Must possess the ability to adapt to different personalities and management styles.
  • Commitment to safety, quality, and integrity oriented with strong professional work ethics.
  • Preform take-off calculations for material; a) Limerock b) Sweetner c) Fill.
  • Demonstrate/Discuss the installation of base material; a) Limerock, b) Soil Cement c) PUG.
  • Ability to read survey stakes/ marks and relate to the prints.
  • Demonstrate the ability to read and interpret plans and prints.
  • Demonstrate the ability to install and use sonic and slope control.
  • Discuss the difference between lever and joy stick control.
  • Demonstrate adjustments of blade for; a) Roll b) Cross Slope c) Up \u0026 Down d) Angle.
  • Discuss how to read material conditions.
  • Demonstrate cutting for the following; a) Percent Cross Slope b) Crowns c) Multiple Lane Cross Slopes.
  • Demonstrate road layout to do; a) Measure for breaks b) Pinching the String at Break c) Understanding of the difference between a prorated vs actual grade.
  • Ability to read plans to determine depths and widths.

The Middlesex Corporation is an \u0026#34;Equal Opportunity Employer-Minorities, Females, Veterans and Disabled Persons\u0026#34;

SAFELY Building America€™s Infrastructure Since 1972

Robert W. Pereira founded The Middlesex Corporation (TMC) in 1972. Through his vision, drive and commitment to Safety, Quality and Excellence, the organization, now encompassing various companies throughout the United States is a leader in the heavy civil construction and paving industries. This year, The Middlesex Corporation was ranked by ENR as the 222nd largest contractor in the country out of more than 35,000 construction companies and 50th of the Top 50 Domestic Heavy Civil Contractors. The Middlesex Corporation is headquartered in Littleton, Massachusetts with regional offices in West Haven, Connecticut and Orlando, Florida.
The sustained success is a result of the Leadership and Team Members living the core values ofSafetyfirst in everything we do,Qualityin all we offer, Integrity in the way we act and do business,Professionalismin how we represent ourselves and the company,Strong Work Ethicthat produces positive results, andCommitmentto the Success of all Team Members and Stakeholders.

Our Goal is to sustain our exemplary Safety record while growing into a diversified €œTop 100 ENR Company€ and being recognized as €œOne of the Best Places to Work.€

Please see HR for information on physical demands and work environment of this job.

Team Member Competitive Benefits:

  • 401k Savings Plan with 25% Company Match
  • Health/Vision/Dental Insurance
  • Life/Disability Insurance
  • Paid Vacation/Holidays
  • FSA
  • Voluntary Benefits
  • Health Care Advocate
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Training
  • Team Member Referral Program

Please complete the employment application for consideration of employment with The Middlesex Corporation.

We are an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, color, age, sex, religion, disability, national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, or other legally protected status.



  • Heavy Civil
Posted: 2023-03-24 Expires: 2023-06-23

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Grader Operator

The Middlesex Corporation
Orlando, FL 32801

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