Heavy Equipment Operator in Umiat, AK, US

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UIC Commercial Services


Provide Maintenance and oversight including daily activities for operation of power generation, and Snow Removal

Essential Functions
Responsible for equipment maintenance and equipment repairs. Operate various equipment. Complete daily service and Maintenance needs on power generation units. Complete and submit all paper work daily as required. Complete as schedules require all the safety inspections as needed. General Housekeeping/Janitorial. Heavy Equipment Operator on commercial projects will be operating various pieces of heavy equipment. Maintaining equipment and safety standards. Perform duties and operation of equipment of the trade in strict compliance with OSHA rules. Preform a complete 360 walk around on each piece of equipment
Knowledge, Skill, And Abilities
Ability to communicate effectively and professionally, supervisors and coworkers Ability to operate Loaders, Dozers, Forklifts trucks under crowded or space limited jobsite conditions. Ability to demonstrate safe operation and knowledge of the equipment around ground personnel. Ability to perform all work tasks in a safe and orderly fashion. Ability to provide support job operations. Ability to perform independently without direct supervision. Ability to maintain open and responsive communication with Superintendent. Must have the ability to start and power airport generators Clear and prevent snow berms on runway to make the markers and lighting visible
Required Experience

Must be able to operate various types of equipment. Operation of heavy equipment for camp pad maintenance. Strong mechanical skills in power generation with electronic controls & modulation. Must be able to do snow removal with a loader
Work Environment
Requires ability to work outside in all weather conditions. Excessive cold Frequently exposed to possibility of receiving cuts, burns, bruises, and sprains while working on equipment. Exposed to the hazards of working around machinery with moving parts. May be exposed to high voltage electricity. Potential exposure to loud noises. May at times work with various chemicals such as oils, fluids, and lubricants. MSDS are available. Walking on slippery, uneven surfaces. Walking up and down stairs. Cramped or confined spaces. Working alone. Remote work site (no dispensary or hospital). Day/night shift.
Physical Demands
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit. Must be able to use hands to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls. Safe distant vision, good near vision. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, and reach with hands and arms. The employee must regularly lift and/or move 50-75 pounds. Operation of motor vehicles. Operation of heavy equipment Twisting, turning upper body. Twisting, turning arms, legs. Crawling, kneeling, and stooping. Required to wear various levels of PPE (hearing protection, respiratory protection, safety glasses; hard hats, knee pads, insulated rubber or leather gloves, and protective clothing. Some safety items may be uncomfortable to wear or use and may have to be worn or used for long periods.