Operator Trainee

at Wagman Heavy Civil, Inc. in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Wagman, Inc.

As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, it is the policy and employment practice of the Wagman that there will be no discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status or disability in the recruiting of applicants for employment or in the hiring of employees. Wagman’s policy of nondiscrimination applies to all work-related actions; including but not limited to employment, promotion, transfer, discharge, training, or retraining under programs to which the company subscribes; recruitment or recruitment advertising. Reasonable accommodations will be made for qualified disabled persons according to existing state and federal law. Requests by qualified disabled persons for reasonable accommodation are encouraged by the company. All employees are requested to encourage women, persons of minority races and disabled persons to apply for employment with the company.

City: Newark
State/Territory: Delaware
Employment Type Full Time Hourly


Education Requirement:

H.S. Diploma or GED

Experience Requirement:

heavy construction experience helpful; trades or vocational program completion for construction trades or operating preferred

Special Skills:

Ability to work at heights up to 150 feet;

Travel Requirement:

open to travel

Job Info

Position: Operator Trainee

Travel:primary location Newark, DE; open to regional travel

We are currently looking for a Operator Trainee to join our team at our Newark, DE project. Reporting to direct field supervision, the Trainee is responsible for learning and following all safety procedures as instructed, learning to proficiently and safely operate all required equipment during apprenticeship period with guidance from field supervision, to include rollers, loaders, GPS equipped dozers and large excavators. The ideal candidate is able to complete tasks as assigned, carry out instructions effectively, ask appropriate questions when unsure. The candidate is expected upon completion of apprenticeship period to successfully operate a roller, excavator or a dozer with rough grade and finish grade operations. Tasks may include assist with digging, laying pipe, trenches, grading and other tasks. He or She should be able to work independently as well as be able to communicate effectively. This position works along with the entire Project Team to support the completion of assigned construction projects and ensures all plans move forward to meet projected deadlines in safe manner.This is a safety sensitive position requiring work on construction sites with various safety hazards inherent in heavy construction.

This position is subject to drug testing and compliance policies associated with our status as a Federal Contractor.

Wagman is a multi-faceted construction firm with operations in heavy civil, general construction and geotechnical construction services. Founded in 1902, Wagman is a fourth-generation family-owned company with offices in Pennsylvania and Virginia. Wagman Heavy Civil Inc. has grown to become
Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status

Copy Link

Job Posting: 1215703

Posted On: Nov 20, 2023

Updated On: Dec 09, 2023

Please Wait ...