12 days old

Heavy Equipment Operator 3

Pittsford, Vermont 05763
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time, Seasonal
  • Shift
    1st Shift, Overtime

Casella Construction is hiring experienced Heavy Equipment Operators. The role of Equipment Operator 3in one that performs highly complex and difficult construction and maintenance activities by operating a variety of heavy equipment. Casella Construction provides unique construction projects that allow for hands-on learning and the opportunity to be part of a team that oversees a project from start to finish.


  • Maintains a safe work environment.
  • Acts as a leader to laborers and other equipment operators.
  • Operates all CCI construction assets safely and efficiently.
  • Executes all job duties of Operator 2 without supervision.
  • Leads work as directed by foreman or superintendent.
  • Safely operates construction, excavation, hauling, maintenance equipment including loaders, bulldozers, and excavators to complete job tasks.
  • Efficient in using GPS on all assets.
  • Performs field maintenance repairs.
  • Practices safety by estimating weights and distances, being fully aware of your surroundings.
  • Conducts daily pre and post equipment inspections.
  • Monitors gauges and other indicators to ensure safe operation of equipment.
  • Maintains records of time worked and materials used.
  • Completes daily paperwork.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.



  • Must be 18 years or older.
  • High School or GED preferred.
  • Vocational training preferred.
  • Valid Driver’s License.
  • 10 years of experience as a heavy equipment operator (Bulldozer, Loader, Excavator).
  • Understanding of safety rules and regulations.
  • Experience with construction jobsite layouts and grading.
  • Experience in reading and understanding project plans.
  • Must be able to work some weekends and or nights, when needed.
  • Must be able to travel out of town for a day and or a week.
  • Ability to participate in regulatory trainings (First Aid/CPR, OSHA 10, Flagging, Spotter).


  • Ability to listen, understand, and follow directions.
  • Ability to remain flexible as assignments change.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationship with coworkers and supervisor.
  • Good communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Possess a positive attitude and desire to learn.
  • Sound knowledge of construction and practical experience with tools and equipment.
  • Organized with a systematic approach to achieve accuracy and efficiency.
  • Great hand, eye, and foot coordination.
  • Exhibit attention to detail.
  • Familiar with Safety Protocols.
  • Proficiency in math and reading.

 Physical Requirements:

  • Must have physical strength, balance, hand eye coordination, and stamina necessary to complete jobs in various areas.
  • Must be able to stand, walk, and climb inclines for the duration of the shift.
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 80 pounds.
  • Must be able to work outdoors in all weather.



  • Heavy Civil
Posted: 2023-03-09 Expires: 2023-04-08

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Heavy Equipment Operator 3

Casella Construction, Inc.
Pittsford, Vermont 05763

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