Backhoe Operator

Backhoe Operator Job Description Template

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

Responsibilities:

  • Other duties as required;
  • Operate a backhoe to excavate, load and transport materials in a variety of heavy construction operations;
  • Operate other construction equipment as required;
  • Work cooperatively with the crew to accomplish tasks;
  • Participate in training and other forms of development to strengthen technical, safety and other skills;
  • Consistently monitor and maintain compliance with all safety policies, procedures and regulations;
  • Maintain tools and equipment so that they are kept in good working order and are safe for use;
  • Perform daily routine maintenance on machine including lubrication and monitor needed repairs/service requirements;
  • Trains and mentors other workers on operating equipment, safety requirements and other construction processes;
  • Perform a variety of general labor tasks as required for the job;
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment to include equipment operated.

Requirements:

  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment to include equipment operated;
  • Perform a variety of general labor tasks as required for the job;
  • Maintain tools and equipment so that they are kept in good working order and are safe for use;
  • Perform daily routine maintenance on machine including lubrication and monitor needed repairs/service requirements;
  • Trains and mentors other workers on operating equipment, safety requirements and other construction processes;
  • Consistently monitor and maintain compliance with all safety policies, procedures and regulations;
  • Work cooperatively with the crew to accomplish tasks;
  • Participate in training and other forms of development to strengthen technical, safety and other skills;
  • Other duties as required;
  • Operate a backhoe to excavate, load and transport materials in a variety of heavy construction operations;
  • Operate other construction equipment as required.