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Equipment Operator Job in Cincinnati, Ohio US

Equipment Operator

Cardno, Inc. - Cincinnati, OH

Posted: 5/12/2021 - Expires: 8/10/2021

Job ID: 227200613


Job Description

Join Cardno's Restoration Services team to play an integral role in implementing project work in the ecological restoration management field.

Job Description:

Cardno is seeking an Equipment Operator - Ecological Restoration to implement construction work in the ecological restoration management fields. Under the direction of the Operations Manager and Project Manager, the position requires implementing a high quality product, interpreting construction plans/ specifications, adherence to Cardno's Health and Safety culture, and ensuring equipment function and maintenance. Projects will involve operating light and heavy equipment including tractors, skid steers, excavators and bulldozers. Position also requires field labor at times. A typical work day consists of an 8-10 hour day although, in accordance with the requirements of specific assignments, may include irregular hours. Position may also require overnight travel.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

> Implementing and constructing restoration project work at the ground level under the direction of regional Operations Manager and/or Project Managers
> Grading, placement of rock and water structures, native planting, seeding, erosion control installation, mowing, herbicide application, prescribed fire or any other activities necessary with field implementation of ecological restoration projects
> Operators may be required to spend up to 1-4 nights per week out of town working at remote locations
> Adhering to corporate policies, operate through the proper management channels, and act in the best interest of firm

Basic qualifications:

> High School Diploma, GED or Bachelors
> Valid Driver's License
> Standard First Aid, CPR, and/or Red Card
> 4+ years operating heavy machinery
> Experience or willingness to operate truck/ trailer combinations (+20,000 lb GVWR)
> Ability to travel overnight for 1-4 days out of town

> Must be authorized to work in U.S. without company sponsorship

Desired Qualifications:

> Basic Survey Knowledge- Trimble and laser level knowledge
> Operating a Global Positioning System

Equal Opportunity statement for US based applicants
Cardno has a long standing policy of Equal Opportunity in employment. Our practice is to fill positions by selecting applicants who can perform the work in a competent and professional manner. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status. At any time, if you need an accommodation during the application process, please contact Human Resources.

Cardno does not accept unsolicited resumes from any 3rd party agencies. No fee will be paid to 3rd parties who submit unsolicited resumes to any Cardno employee. Resumes from approved vendors must be specifically requested by Cardno and approved by the Cardno Talent Acquisition Team.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP on this URL The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
High school graduate
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
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