Heavy Equipment Operator

at Emory University
Location Atlanta
Date Posted November 25, 2021
Category Construction
Job Type Not Specified


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Emory University is a leading research university that fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent to innovate today and prepare leaders for the future. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.


The Heavy Equipment Operator operates heavy equipment including front-end loader, packer truck, backhoe, reel mower and tractor with earthcavator, aerator, pulverizer, bush hog, woods mower, gang mower, or spray tank.


* Takes the necessary precautions when working with hazardous chemicals and materials and power equipment.
* Uses personal protective equipment as required.
* Performs related responsibilities as required.


* A high school diploma or equivalent.
* Two years of experience operating heavy equipment.
* A valid Georgia driver's license and insurable driving record.
* Some positions within this classification may require a CDL license.
* The ability to lift 50 pounds and to bend, stoop and twist.


* Ability to manage small projects.
* Experience with commercial hardscape installation or repair.

NOTE: Position tasks are required to be performed in-person at an Emory University location; working remote is not an option. Emory reserves the right to change this status with notice to employee.

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