Groundworker

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Job description

Job Summary: We are looking for an experienced Digger Driver to operate and maintain heavy machinery efficiently and safely. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in our construction projects, ensuring the timely and precise excavation of materials, grading, and other related tasks.

Responsibilities

Equipment Operation:

  • Operate and maneuver excavators and other heavy machinery with precision and efficiency.
  • Perform various excavation, grading, and earthmoving tasks as per project requirements.

Safety and Compliance:

  • Adhere to all safety guidelines and protocols to ensure a safe working environment.
  • Conduct pre-operational checks on equipment and report any issues promptly.
  • Comply with relevant regulations and company policies.

Maintenance:

  • Conduct routine maintenance on equipment to ensure optimal performance.
  • Report and address any mechanical issues promptly.

Communication:

  • Collaborate with other team members and site supervisors to coordinate tasks effectively.
  • Communicate any site-specific challenges or requirements.

Problem Solving:

  • Identify and address operational challenges promptly to minimize downtime.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve minor equipment issues independently.

Requirements:

  • Proven experience as a Digger Driver in the construction industry.
  • Valid and up-to-date heavy equipment operator license.
  • In-depth knowledge of operating and maintaining excavators and related equipment.
  • Strong understanding of safety protocols and regulations.
  • Ability to interpret and follow project plans and specifications.
  • Effective communication and teamwork skills.
  • Physical fitness and the ability to work in various weather conditions.
  • Strong problem-solving and decision-making abilities.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Certification in heavy equipment operation from a recognized institution.
  • Previous experience on construction sites.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Health and safety training
  • Opportunities for career advancement

If you are a skilled Digger Driver looking for a challenging and rewarding opportunity in the construction industry, we invite you to apply. Join our team and contribute to the success of exciting projects in the Leinster region.

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