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Equipment Operator

Company: Concrete Materials/Sweetman Construction Department: Ready Mix
Location: Yankton, SD Hiring Manager: Molly J Smith
Closing Date: 07/01/2021 at 11:59pm CDT Job Type: Full-Time
Job Summary:
This position starts out at $17.70 and up, depending on experience.


Operates straight or articulated rubber tired tractor type vehicle equipped with front mounted hydraulically powered bucket or scoop to lift and transport bulk materials to and from storage or processing areas, in order to load trucks or feed conveyors, hoppers, or chutes.


Starts engine, shifts gears, presses pedals, and turns steering wheel to operate loader.
Moves levers to lower and tilt bucket and drives front end loader forward to force bucket into bulk material.
Moves levers to raise and tilt bucket when filled, drives vehicle to work site, and moves levers to dump material.
Load trucks as directed.
Assists in plant maintenance as directed.
Performs routine maintenance on loader such as lubricating, fueling, and cleaning.
Assist with plant duties.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Certain job tasks may require you to wear a half mask respirator in which you will need to meet the osha guidelines based on 1910.134(g)(1)(i).

Typical hours during Production are M-F 7am-5:30pm. 2-3 Saturdays per month from 7am-noon.
Minimum Qualifications:

Less than high school education, or
Up to one month related experience or training, or
Equivalent combination of education and experience.
How To Apply
Concrete Materials/Sweetman/Ellis & Eastern and Rail to Road are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status or any other protected category under applicable state/federal law.

Mail completed application to Sweetman Construction Co., 1500 North Sweetman Place, Box 84140, Sioux Falls, SD 57118-4140
Subject to pre-employment drug testing and background check.
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MDU Resources Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status.

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