Construction Machinery Operator

Position title: Construction Machinery Operator

  1. Objective: Operating construction machinery within own scope of work in order of ensuring successful completion of construction department activities.
  2. Primary activities and tasks include the following; other duties may be assigned:
  • Responsible for the safe operation of the construction machinery (excavator, loader, backhoe and other machinery) and completion of assigned tasks in order of successful performance of surface construction works; 
  • Responsible for the basic maintenance of construction machinery, ensures its safe use and keeps records on the usage;  
  • Responsible for the storage and maintenance of the on-board tools which is used in work with the construction machinery; 
  • Keeps operation records of the construction machinery, fuel consumption and maintenance costs; 
  • Performs other daily duties in accordance with scheduling of the surface construction department and assists to construction supervision;
  • Submits work reports it to the assistant in the department; 
  • When needed, may participate in training of other employees for operating the construction machinery;
  • Reports timely and accurately to his superior and is responsible for data accuracy;
  • Adhering to ethical principles of the profession and acting in accordance with company policies and procedures;
  • Performing other duties within their education at the request of the immediate superior;
  • He/she is obliged and responsible, within the scope of his/her work, to implement measures for safe and healthy work in accordance with the safety and health at work, other relevant regulations and the Rules on Safety and Health at Work;
  • Observing environmental measures and fire protection within the scope of his/her duties, 
  • Participating in ensuring the functioning of the quality system in accordance with quality standards.
  1. Location:
  • Bor.
  1. Reporting Responsibilities:
  • This position reports to Engineer in the Surface Construction Department and to Construction Manager – Technical Advisor.
  1. Department:
  • Surface Construction Department.
  1. Supervisory Responsibilities:
  • This position has no supervisory responsibilities.
  1. Education and/or Experience, Certificates:
  • Certificate/diploma on professional qualifications for handling construction machinery;
  • Drivers license B category;
  • Preferable previous work experience in operating construction machinery.  
  1. Other Skills and Abilities:
  • English skills will be an advantage; 
  • Able to perform job function with a minimum of daily supervision,
  • Co-operative and supportive team player.

(Some of the following skills and abilities may be acquired through additional training, but the employee must be able to demonstrate the capacity to obtain these requirements before being placed in this position)