Excavator Operator Job at Barnhill Contracting Company, Elizabeth City, NC

  • Barnhill Contracting Company
  • Elizabeth City, NC

Job Description

Company Overview:

Barnhill Contracting Company's success is built on the values, principles and vision of the man - Robert E. Barnhill, Sr. - whose name we proudly bear. Robert Barnhill built this company on a foundational belief that there is power in people. He was a motivator. A hard worker. A leader of leaders. His passion for people and his firm belief in the Golden Rule - treating others as you want to be treated - still drive us today. We are firm, flexible and honest. We do the right thing, every single time. We empower our leaders in the field to be decision makers. We are easy to work with - a core philosophy that is both intentional and deliberate. One that requires discipline. Grit. All of these qualities, along with our founder's vision, have helped grow Barnhill Contracting Company into one of the Southeast's leading contractors.

Our success is built from the dedicated service of each and every one of our employees. Construction is hard work - long hours and immense pressure to meet critical deadlines - and we are proud to employ the most talented group of people in the industry. When you join the Barnhill team, you become part of the Barnhill Family.

Job Description:

Operate various types of track excavators to perform various types of work such as but not limited to loading borrow material, excavating, ditching and slope work. Will need MSHA Training to work in sand pits or mine sites.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Operating an excavator to perform rough grade, slope work, borrow and excavating operations on various projects.
  • Must be able to perform walk around inspections of equipment before operation and at the end of shift.
  • Being versatile in other types of heavy equipment is a plus.
  • Job entails being very productive in all aspects of Private and NCDOT work.

Minimum Qualifications & Training:
  • 5 years minimum experience in finish or fine grade operation with an excavator.
  • Ability to understand grade stakes and possible knowledge of GPS operation.
  • Ability to abide by strict but necessary safety rules and policies and follow instructions.
  • Must be a reliable and trustworthy individual that will be a team player.
  • Maintain a good attendance and safety record.

Tasks Essential to Job Functions:
  • Occasional standing and walking required.
  • Ability to work long periods of time while sitting in the operator`s station.
  • Ability to operate equipment at recommended speeds and peaks of operation.
  • Must be productive during each shift and be willing to meet the goals that are set.
  • Visual activity - ability to develop a mental picture of the finish product and then execute the necessary skills to productively complete each required task.

What We Offer:
  • Choice of Health Insurance options (BCBSNC)
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Short Term Disability Insurance
  • Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holiday Pay
  • Weather Related Pay
  • 401(k) and Profit Sharing
  • CareOne (EAP)
  • Corporate Chaplains of America

Barnhill Contracting Company is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Job Tags

Holiday work, Temporary work, For contractors, Easy work, Flexible hours, Shift work,

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