Heavy Equipment Operator/Truck Driver/Trainee

Colstrip, USA, United States
May 04, 2022
Jun 03, 2022
Req #100
Heavy Equipment Operator/Truck Driver/Operator Trainee


Responsible for safe operation of major earth moving equipment used in surface mining including: Track Dozers, Track Excavators, large Front End Loaders, Electric Draglines, Motor Graders, Twin-Engine Scrapers.Assignments at times may also include Haul Trucks, Water Trucks and Coal Haulers.Position requires boarding and de-boarding of equipment and accessing inspection points to perform machine inspections. Work will be completed in varying extremes of environmental conditions with exposure to dust, noise, and adverse weather. Work may be performed on a multi-shift rotation.Schedule may include weekend work and work weeks in excess of 40 hours. Duties require some moderate laboring of repetitive sustained physical effort: walking, climbing or standing on uneven terrain, and lifting & carrying of materials up to 50#. Work must be performed in strict compliance with all Company, State and Federal policies, rules and regulations.

Some of these openings may also be filled as a General Operator Trainee position.


Demonstrate-able physical skill and ability to operate heavy rubber-tired mining equipment. Selected candidates must pass a field operating proficiency test.Candidates m ust demonstrate ability to communicate effectively and to interact with other production personnel to ensure teamwork and safe, efficient production operations. Pre-employment physicals / drug screenings, personal & criminal backgrounds checks will be conducted on all candidates that receive a conditional offer. Applicant must possess a valid drivers' license.

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  • Pay Type Hourly