Tag Archives: Commercial and Heavy Construction

Equipment Operator – Underground Utilities

Responsible for manning equipment in an effective and safe way. This equipment can include trucks, bulldozers, forklifts, bore rigs, front-end loaders, trenchers, hand tools, etc. You must be able to get on and off large equipment safely and efficiently. An equipment operator must also be willing to perform all laborer jobs tasks.

Laborer job tasks that Equipment Operators must be willing to perform include but are not limited to: Operate hand/power tools, clean & prepare sites, dig trenches, set braces, clean up debris, load & unload construction equipment/materials, direct traffic, etc.
Equipment Operators must be physically fit, hardworking, and able to follow instructions quickly and efficiently. They quickly learn to pay attention to what they are doing, follow safety precautions, and become handy with many kinds of tools. They may work on different crews doing various jobs, so having skills in a number of areas, as well as being able to get along with people, is important.

A valid Kansas Commercial Driver’s License is preferred.

Competitive Wages (Starting estimated annual pay $50-58K, paid hourly). Benefits Package includes 401(k) (currently has 1.5% match) and options for health (Employees premium is paid 100% by AUC), dental, vision, cancer, short term disability, accident, and life insurance (AUC pays a $10,000 Life & AD&D policy premium for the employee). Also includes Holiday & Vacation pay.

The application is available on our website at www.amerineconstruction.com. Select employment from the left hand menu to find the application and how to submit. You may call 620-792-1223 or email humanresources@amerineconstruction.com and we can send you an application or answer any questions. 

Equipment Operator

This position is responsible for monitoring the daily operation and maintenance of the Plumbing, Electrical, and HVAC Shops to ensure a quality way of living for the people who live here. The duties include cleaning sanitary sewer lines with auger equipment, electrical diagnosis, and routine maintenance on HVAC equipment such as filters, belts, and cleaning coils. The position also maintains and repairs appliances such as dishwashers, refrigerators, washers, dryers, and any specialty equipment built and designed for people who live here to maintain a quality of life.

Compensation: $15.03/hr or more depending on certifications.

To be considered for a position with KNI please complete an application and tax clearance through the State of Kansas career portal. See the instructions below. If you do not have access to a computer please call to make arrangements for you to come to our office to apply. Please contact us if you have any questions or need anything additional. We look forward to meeting you. 1. APPLY: Go to State Employment Center – Home (ks.gov) Click on the link below the sunflower to apply. If you have not yet registered on the site you will need to chose the New User option Once you have created your account, search “View All Jobs” Under “Agency” listed on the left side of the screen and choose “Kansas Neurological Institute” Find the position you wish to apply for and apply from there. 2.TAX CLEARANCE You will also need the tax clearance certificate. It’s a two-step process and can be confusing so please contact me if you have any questions. After you submit your request you will have to wait 24 hours then return and view the status to see if it was issued. If it was please send to the email listed in Step 2 below. Step 1: Go to State Employment Center – Home (ks.gov) Click on Tax Clearance (KDOR) under the “Resources” section at the bottom left of the screen Click on the first link under the “State of Kansas Tax Clearance” heading toward the bottom of the screen Click “Submit Request” Click “Individual” Complete the information Reason for Request: is State Employment Requestor : Enter your name here Submit Make note of Transaction ID Step 2: After 24 hours passes, follow the instructions above but instead of Submit Request you will View Status Enter SSN and Transaction ID. Send certificate to Janelle.gonzalez@ks.gov. 

Heavy Equipment Operator

Osage County is searching for an equipment operator for the County Solid Waste department.

Under the supervision of the Road and Bridge Supervisor, the Equipment Operator is a non-exempt position responsible for covering and burying County Disposal Material and sorting different forms of waste while locating an appropriate disposal site.

Strong Mechanical skills and the ability to operate heavy equipment is required in this position.

Essential Functions of this position:

Operate track dozer to cover County Disposal Materials
Transport dirt using scrapers
Sorts and maintains material for appropriate disposal sites
Identifies toxic materials for proper disposal
Operates backhoe to load trailer and emply trailers
Operates truck to move loaded trailers
Secures Tarps on loaded trailers
Monitors holding and evaporating basins
Admits loads and collects appropriate fees
Completes the daily log inspections sheets
Records daily load records and information for the quarterly report
Provides road maintenance, repairs and construction using heavy equipment
Performs other duties as deemed necessary or assigned
Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $12.00 – $14.00 per hour

Apply by sending resume to sburdett@osageco.org. 

Heavy Equipment Operator

Adams Land & Cattle, LLC (ALCC) is a progressive, family-owned cattle feeding business, located in Broken Bow, Nebraska. ALCC began in 1945 as a small dairy farm on 300 acres east of Broken Bow. Today, ALCC remains family-owned, but has grown into a multi-location operation with finishing lots in Nebraska and more than 75 backgrounding locations throughout the United States.

This person will be responsible for:
– Operating various equipment such as loaders, articulated dump trucks, tractors, skid steers, dirt scrapers, grader, and dozers in a safe manner.
– Piling manure, loading trucks, hauling manure, drag scraping pens, repairing bunkpads and vet pen areas, cleaning bunkpads, tracking drainways for drying, clearing mounds for cattle comfort, GPS dozing of drainways as needed, etc.
– Executing the goals to maintain and repair pens according to the strategy outline by the management team.
– Ensuring the quality of pen maintenance and repair workmanship supports the overall lowest cost program by minimizing damage to pens, reducing replacement dirt, and reducing future activity, if possible.
– Ensuring that equipment is maintained, greased, washed, and preventive maintenance activities completed in a timely fashion.
– Supporting any and all efforts needed during storm recovery.
– Completing daily activity sheets, load sheets, equipment maintenance logs, etc. in an accurate and timely fashion.
– Recognizing that weather conditions may require constant change in activities and that cattle comfort is first and foremost regarding this activity.
– Working effectively in a team environment to complete tasks.

Ideal candidate would possess the following qualifications:
– Mechanically inclined with working knowledge of large diesel powered equipment.
– Demonstration of skills, knowledge, and experience in pen manure management and pen maintenance.
– Ability and willingness to learn and operate multiple pieces of equipment as needed to support the team.
– Proficient in routine and preventive maintenance of equipment.
– Individual must work well in team-oriented environment.
– Commitment to safety and quality culture.
– Experience to align with the Heavy Equipment levels established for the position.

Competitive wage, full benefits package, $2,500 Hiring Bonus. Apply online at http://bit.ly/AdamsCareers.

Truck Driver

Kings Construction is a family-owned and operated heavy construction contractor located in Oskaloosa, Kansas focusing on Federal, State, and local government heavy grading contracts as well as meeting the needs of our agricultural community. We pride ourselves in our commitment to safety, family, and community.

We are searching for a Class A CDL driver. Truck Driver is responsible for:

*Operating trucks to transport dirt, aggregate, asphalt, and other materials and/or equipment to various job site locations.

*Will also work in the yard area to stockpile, move or load materials as needed.

*This is a skilled position involving the safe and efficient operation of equipment/trucks.

*Truck Driver will report to the shop daily.

Applicants should submit their application and/or resume through Indeed.com, Facebook, or in-person at our office at 205 Walnut St., Oskaloosa, 66066. You may also email your resume/application to alyssa@kings-const.com.  Applicants must be able to pass a physical test, as well as a drug test.

Kings Construction is an EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals – including minorities, females, veterans, and individuals with disabilities – are encouraged to apply.

Equipment Operator Req #201420

These Equipment Operator positions are located across District 2 – North Central Kansas. These positions require a Class A CDL with air brake option at the time of hire. If you do not currently have a Class A CDL but are still interested in employment with the Kansas Department of Transportation, you may still qualify for our Equipment Operator Trainee program which is a paid position that provides employees with on-the-job training while you work towards obtaining a CDL. You may apply through this job ad for either Equipment Operator or Equipment Operator Trainee roles.

Job Responsibilities may include but are not limited to the following:

Perform manual labor associated with maintenance activities, including the operation of miscellaneous equipment such as chain saws, weed eaters, pumps, compressors, jackhammers, generators, power tools, and various hand tools.
Setup and remove temporary traffic control and serve as flag person for maintenance work zones.
Maintain highways and facilities through activities such as repairs, resurfacing, mowing, and snow and ice control.
Operate dump trucks, small and medium-size loaders, mowers, tractors, rollers, and power brooms to perform various maintenance tasks. Operate a loader or truck-mounted plow and spreader in snow and ice control operations.
On-the-job training is provided.

Location: Chase County; Clay County; Cloud County; Ellsworth County; Geary County; McPherson County; Marion County; Morris County; Saline County; Washington County

With Class A CDL: Equipment Operator Annual Salary: $34,444.80 Hourly Pay: $16.56 Without Class A CDL: Equipment Operator Trainee Annual Salary: $31,262.40 Hourly Pay: $15.03 

Apply online or contact Chelsea Smith, kdothqjobs@ks.gov.

Equipment Operator, Shilling Construction Company, Inc. | Made for Manhattan

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Operating asphalt road equipment (pavers, milling machines, rollers, skid loaders, etc.) or work at our asphalt plant running a big Cat loader.

Go to https://hr.shilconst.com/Careers/BrowseJobs and click the job position and complete the online application.

Listing expires on Sunday July 31st, 2022

Maintenance person

Looking for a career where you can have different challenges every day? Use your welding, plumbing, electrical, general mechanical knowledge, boom truck operation, tank installations, pumping system maintenance, skid steer operation while also keeping up on preventive maintenance and basic repairs on a fleet of semis, straight trucks and passenger vehicles. We will train the right applicant for some of these areas if you are willing to learn.
Capital City Oil is looking for a full time Maintenance Person that can manage themselves and make sure tasks are done on time and are done right. The qualified applicant must like working for a family oriented business that has been delivering fuel and lubricants in Topeka for over 60 years. We are still growing and expanding with outstanding employees and by offering quality products. We offer competitive wages, paid vacation, paid sick days, 401K with company match, profit sharing, quarterly bonuses, uniforms and equipment/tools needed to perform job responsibilities.

Check us out on our web page at www.capitalcityoil.com. Please send a resume to Kylem@capitalcityoil.com and call Kyle or Larry at 785-233-8008 with any questions.

Equipment Operator

Equipment Operators operate medium and heavy equipment used in the construction of heavy industrial work including but not limited to excavation and backfill processes of duct banks, storm water systems, sanitary sewer systems, structure excavations, cut and fill processes for streets, roadways, sidewalks, ditches, and drainage facilities; performs related duties as assigned.

Starting at $20/hour and up based on experience and skill level. Paid time off, full benefits, sick leave, holiday pay, 401k.  Apply online at https://huttonconstructioncorp.recruitee.com/o/equipment-operator-mcpherson-ks and follow up by calling Whitney (Director of Recruiting) at 316-249-3923.

Construction Laborer

Laborers perform tasks involving physical labor at construction projects, shop, yard and demolition sites including clean up, excavation spotter, shovel work, concrete placing, demolition, strong back jobs, walk behind compaction, shag mate, and other tasks as assigned. Laborers operate hand and power tools of all types including air hammers, earth tampers, cement mixers, small mechanical hoists, surveying and measuring equipment, and a variety of other equipment and instruments. Cleans and prepare sites, dig trenches, set braces to support the sides of excavations, erect scaffolding, clean up rubble and debris, and remove asbestos, lead, and other hazardous waste materials. Assists other craft workers as needed.

Laborers must be capable of working long hours when required and may also be required to lift up to eighty pounds. A Laborer must be able to walk, climb, bend, twist, turn, stoop, kneel, and work in cramped or awkward positions, all day long with or without accommodations.

Starting at $16.00/hour and up based on experience and skill level. Full health benefits, sick leave, paid holidays, 401k.  Apply online at https://huttonconstructioncorp.recruitee.com/o/laborer-mcpherson-ks.