Heavy Equipment Operator - Wet Utilities in Glendale, AZ at Centuri Construction Group

Date Posted: 12/3/2019

Job Snapshot

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    Glendale, AZ
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Job Description


Join the leader in underground pipeline construction and get yourself a solid career with solid pay! Take the first step on a clear path to career advancement. Join Us - We've got work for the next 100 years!

TPL Heavy Equipment Operators operate huge heavy machinery to install or replace underground utility pipelines. They do serious underground excavation projects and are highly skilled craft workers who do important work on systems people rely on everyday.

*Experience working with underground water and sewer utilities required 

  • Weekly payroll
  • Paid, on-the-job training for technical skills
  • Free Employee assistance program benefit
  • Paid Health Insurance Plan benefit
  • Paid Retirement Plan contribution benefit
  • Operate excavation construction equipment for the installation of Water, Sewer and Storm Drain, (Track hoes, Backhoes, Loaders, ect)
  • Follow NPL Safety guidelines and procedures
  • Properly follow laws, regulations and guidelines regarding work in Blue Staked work areas
  • Load and unload equipment and materials
  • Daily pre-shift vehicle and equipment inspections; maintain daily log
  • Perform regular maintenance/cleaning on assigned vehicles and equipment
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by supervisors
Education, Skills, Experience Needed
  • 12 months’ experience operating track hoes, backhoes, loaders, compaction equipment preferable
  • Must have experience in the Water, Sewer, Storm Drain or underground utility field
  • Knowledge of construction stakes and grades
  • Competent and knowledgeable pertaining to OSHA excavation requirements
Working Environment
  • Work sites are outdoors in potentially extreme weather conditions
  • All worksite safety instructions are written and spoken in English; must be fluent in English
  • Work includes prolonged and repeated: lifting (including overhead, up to 50lbs); standing; climbing; kneeling; reaching and feeling; crouching and crawling
  • Work is performed within the “red zone” of heavy equipment
  • Working safely requires quick/accurate hand-eye coordination
  • Pass pre-employment drug screen and background check
  • Provide valid US work authorization documents for E-Verify
  • Pass company paid pre-employment medical fit-for-duty test; hold/obtain DOT medical card
  • Work with a heightened awareness within the “red zone” of heavy equipment
  • Flexibility to work varying schedules and stay late when necessary
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Centuri provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Nearest Major Market: Phoenix