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Operator
CompanyNorth Wind - Portage
LocationMoab, UT
Job TypeFull Time
Date4/18/2018
  
Job Responsibilities
The Crescent Junction Operator for the MoabUranium Mill Tailings Remedial Action (UMTRA) Project safely operates heavyequipment and trucks excavating, placing, receiving, loading, and transportinglow-level radioactive waste tailings at the and Crescent Junction site.Equipment may include front end loader, water wagon, compactor, back hoe,excavator, dozer, 40-ton articulated dump trucks, reach stacker, water trucks,service trucks, etc.

The operator's other duties include, but are not limited to:

·           Performing all duties in accordance with project policies and procedures, and complying with all federal, state, and local regulations for secure and safe operation

·           Conducting a thorough inspection of the equipment assigned

·           Safely operating equipment in different configurations as assigned

·           Properly completing all necessary paperwork as required by project procedures and federal, state, and local laws

·           Performing work required in a timely manner and maintaining adequate production in order to meet service schedules.


North Wind Portage is an EEO/AAP Employer.

Qualifications

Requirements:

·           5+ years of experience operating and driving construction-related equipment as described above.

·           Ability to safely and efficiently operate multiple pieces/types of equipment.

·           Ability to understand the operational characteristics of the assigned equipment.

·           Ability to understand basic maintenance requirements of the assigned equipment.

·           Ability to clearly communicate professionally, both orally and in written form, and to maintain records related to the job.

·           Motivated and willing to work as part of a team and perform multiple job functions.

·           Possess the ability to execute tasks after receiving written or oral instructions.

·           Physically able to perform job tasks, including lifting of 50 lbs alone.

·           Ability to work in different types of personal protective equipment (half-face, full-face respirators, Tyvek, etc.) while performing various tasks/activities (e.g., climbing, walking, stopping, etc.) in different work environments (e.g., cold, heat, etc.).

·           Ability to qualify as a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Radiation Worker II and complete Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) worker qualification, and pass a HAZWOPER/respirator user medical exam.

·           Must have knowledge of and comply with all regulations and procedures governing safe driving, and inspection and maintenance of equipment.

·           Must have a valid driver’s license.

·           May be required to pass a pre-employment background check.

·           Must be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen.

·           Ability to work a flexible schedule, including overtime, weekends, and night shifts, pending demand.

·           40 hour HAZWOPER certifications and subsequent 8-hour refresher preferred

·           Experience on UMTRA type projects is highly desirable.


Education:
HighSchool diploma or equivalent