Finish Blade Operator

Finish Blade Operator Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Finish Blade Operator to join our team.


  • Knowledge of weight requirements of loads leaving the pit;
  • Perform minor servicing and maintenance or refer major problems to the supervisor;
  • Locate utilities and other buried lines prior to digging;
  • Operate equipment safely and efficiently;
  • Knowledge of trenching and shoring standards;
  • Travel from interstate highway to rural dirt roads from various locations;
  • Keep time and material records;
  • Knowledge of aggregate sizes and classifications;
  • Knowledge and understanding of grade stakes and plans;
  • Responsible for safe slopes on excavations and proper barricading.


  • Must be able to communicate with others to convey information effectively;
  • Experience and knowledge of GPS machine control is preferred;
  • Must be accustomed to working outdoors with exposure to all weather conditions;
  • Must demonstrate attention to details.