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Equipment Operator

Northwoods Paving

  • Heavy Equipment Operator
  • Laborer | Technician
  • General Laborer
  • Heavy Equipment Operator
  • Forklift Operator

Under the direction of the foreman, equipment operators will be responsible for operating several types of power construction equipment in a safe and efficient manner.  This equipment may include, but is not limited to, asphalt pavers, backhoes, asphalt rollers, front-end loaders, dozers, graders, compactors, and other pieces of equipment.  On the job training will provide the knowledge and skills to become a productive member of one of our crews. 

This position is full-time seasonal working May through November (weather permitting).  Average work days usually last up to 14 hours, requiring overtime and working Saturdays.  Travel may be required in Northcentral Wisconsin; however, workload may also require further travel under unique circumstances.  Qualified overnight stay will be compensated with per diem. 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Reliable transportation
  • Valid driver’s license preferred
  • Ability to obtain Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), if required
  • Previous equipment operating experience preferred
  • Physically fit to perform the job functions including the ability to stand, squat, bend, lift, and walk for long durations
  • Able to communicate effectively and work in stressful situations
  • Ability to listen and take direction from others
  • Willingness to be a team player and help train less experienced employees
  • BENEFITS

Benefit package is offered through the Union.