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Equipment Operator / Blade

Company: Martin Marietta - Quivas
Location: Golden
Posted on: September 20, 2023

Job Description:

Position Summary:The Blade Operator is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the motor grader to establish and maintain travel ways throughout the quarry.

  • Ensure a safe work environment in compliance with all safety policies and procedures using the appropriate tools and equipment for the task.
  • Capable of maintaining smooth and properly graded roadways to allow for drainage.
  • Perform routine inspections and maintenance on equipment, and report defects and repairs to the maintenance department.
  • Avoid potential hazards and obstructions, such as utility lines, other equipment, other workers, and objects.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of grades and slopes.
  • Operates other heavy equipment and other construction related duties as required.
    Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
    • Must be safety-oriented and exhibit safe work habits.
    • Have an understanding of road grades and specifications.
    • Self-motivated and eager to learn new skills.
    • Perform well in a TEAM environment.
    • Ability to meet attendance schedule with dependability and consistency.
    • Willing to work hours that are associated with the aggregate industry, including overtime and weekends.
    • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions.
    • Pass a pre-employment physical and drug screen.
      Minimum Education and Experience:
      • 3-5 years of experience operating motor grader
      • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
        Physical Requirements & Conditions:
        • Ability to work outdoors in varying weather conditions and seasons.
        • Ability to lift 75 pounds.
        • Must be able to perform physical activities that require considerable use of your arms and legs and moving your whole body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling of materials.
          Compensation & Benefits:We are excited to share the base range for this position is $22.60-$31.70, exclusive of benefits or bonuses (discretionary and non-discretionary). The offered base hourly compensation will be determined based on factors such as geographic location, business need, market conditions, proficiencies, skills, education, and experience. Additionally, at Martin Marietta we place a high value on internal pay equity and will consider the compensation for those in similarly situated roles and direct team members. The posted range for this role represents the total reasonable pay range and does not solely represent a hiring range. Therefore, hiring at the top or maximum of the range should not be expected as it would not allow for salary growth opportunities in the role, would diminish promotion value, and may not align with internal equity. In addition to our base compensation, we also offer a competitive benefits package for full time employees (more information on benefits listed below).At Martin Marietta, we offer a variety of benefits, depending on union classification which could include medical, dental and vision coverage; prescription drug coverage; health savings accounts; flexible spending accounts; life, AD&D and disability insurance; 401(k) with a company match and an employer-funded defined benefit pension plan. Other benefits include paid time off, paid holidays, education/tuition assistance, an employee discount program, adoption assistance, wellness programs and more.Part time employees are eligible to participate in the 401k plan and receive a company match. In addition, they are eligible to start accruing service for the pension plan.Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled Associated topics: aggregate, crane, deere, diesel, equipment operator, heavy equipment engineer, loader, mechanic, operator, press

Keywords: Martin Marietta - Quivas, Denver , Equipment Operator / Blade, Other , Golden, Colorado

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