Heavy Equipment Operator
Heavy Equipment OperatorVandemark Sod Farms is a year-round expanding operation in search of good, quality employees. As our family business grows we continue to search for employees looking to succeed along with us. Vandemark Sod is the premier provider of turf sod to eastern NC. Our main product is turf, which we provide to the landscaping industry, as well as, athletic fields and golf courses. We grow, harvest, and ship six types of sod from our Whitakers, Middlesex, and Spring Hope locations. The heavy equipment operator position is a full time, year-round position that will report directly to the owner of the company. If you meet the following job qualifications, please email a resume or stop by to complete an application.?Job Description and Responsibilities:The heavy equipment operator is responsible for the routine maintenance and expansion of our 600-acre Whitaker?s farm. The operator will receive direction from our owners and will be responsible for completing tasks that are assigned. The primary task of the position include year round operations;road maintenance, excavating, earthwork and slope work. Operator needs to have equipment experience with excavators, graders, forklifts, front end loaders, bull dozers, and farm tractors. ??Requirements:Operates graders for leveling and operates tractors to load materials such as dirt and rocks.Operates excavators and front end loaders as required.Operates forklifts and dump trucks to transport trash and materials.Operates various equipment for general site preparation, land grading, land clearing and related assignments.Performs routine inspection and maintenance on vehicles such as checking oil, water, and tires.Ensures proper care in the use and maintenance of equipment and supplies; promotes continuous improvement of workplace safety and environmental practices.Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.Performing some manual laborAssists with any other jobs on the farm as neededWillingness and ability to be trained in all phases of company operations5 year of experience in finish or fine grade operation with bull dozerAbility to understand grade stakes and knowledge of GPSMaintain a good attendance and safety record.?Compensation/Benefits:Competitive wages based on experience and qualificationsBenefits to be discussed at Interview?Please apply by emailing your resume to firstname.lastname@example.orgSubject line: Heavy Equipment Operator?/AGCareersIf the above requirements are met you will be contacted for an interview.Apply for this job.