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Construction Equipment Operator - Cincinnati, OH Job in Franklin, Ohio US

Construction Equipment Operator - Cincinnati, OH


Posted: 5/4/2024 - Expires: 8/2/2024

Job ID: 273154445


Job Description

Subsidiary: Barrett Industries

Barrett Paving Materials one of the companies that operates within Barrett Industries Corporation, the Colas USA subsidiary that operates primarily in Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and New York. Barrett Paving is a leader in heavy civil construction with a vertically integrated value chain which includes aggregate production, hot mix asphalt plants, asphalt paving services, and a wide range of road construction work. We engage in heavy civil and commercial construction projects in counties throughout Upstate NY, specializing in airport and highway work. The mission of Barrett Paving has been to strengthen and grow by empowering our people, fostering innovation, and utilizing new technology. To learn more about Barrett Paving visit .

Throughout Colas USA, we provide competitive pay, outstanding benefits, career advancement opportunities, professional education, and extensive training for every employee. We pride ourselves on upholding the highest standards of safety, environmental conservation, and ethical conduct as we strive to grow our infrastructure products and services through empowering and developing our people, fostering innovation, utilizing new technology, and maximizing vertical integration at all levels of the company's value chain. To learn more about the Colas USA Family of Companies, please visit .

Barrett Paving, and the rest of the Colas USA Family of Companies, is part of the Colas Group, the worldwide leader in transportation infrastructure construction and maintenance. For information on our international network visit .
Job Summary

Carries out manual tasks which contribute to the carrying out of the project for their professional specialty (road, pipelines, rail, etc.) in observance of the safety guidelines.

Main Responsibilities

Operate equipment used in construction in accordance with company procedures and safety regulations.
Ensure risk-free operation of equipment by performing pre-operation and regular checks on their functionality.
Maneuver heavy equipment into loading or unloading positions, following signals from crew as needed; check that the vehicle position is correct and any special loading equipment is accurately positioned.
Ensure a sound understanding of the issues involving ground disturbance.
Use various pieces of equipment to perform fine grading and finishing, sloping and banking, backfilling, demolition, ditching, loading, excavating and stockpiling.
Perform routine cleaning and maintenance to ensure smooth operation of the equipment.
Must have a clear understanding of, and follow the principles of our Policies and Procedures.
Promote, implement and comply to the Safety Program standards.
Carry out other duties as assigned.


At least three (3) years of experience operating heavy equipment preferred.
Ability to climb in and out of equipment unassisted.
Must have and maintain a valid driver's license.
Frequently lift 20 pounds, and occasionally lift up to 50 pounds.
Ability to have a flexible work schedule, including working overtime and weekends as needed.


Three to four years of a combination of technical instruction and on-the-job training or field training.
Follow all safety protocols.
Ability to read gauges, dials and other indicators.
Troubleshoot any issues and fix the problems with critical thinking.
Effective communication, including speaking, writing, active listening and taking instructions from management team.
Practical knowledge of reading blueprints and manuals.
Excellent time management.
Attention to detail to identify maintenance, product or operations issues.

Colas Inc. and its subsidiaries are an Equal Opportunity Employer. For details on the specifics of this commitment, please click here to view the.If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to:

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Please contact Colas Inc. at 973-290-9082 or send an email to.

Colas Inc.and its subsidiaries(Barrett Paving) are anEqual Opportunity Employer. For details on the specifics of this commitment, please click here. If you need accommodation to access the information provided on this website, please contact Colas Inc. 973-290-9082 or send an email to .

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
No school grade completed
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
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