Excavator Operator - Mining

Location: Lovelock, NV, United States
Job ID: R5909
Job Status: Full-Time

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Job Summary:

You are an experienced Excavator Operator, who takes pride in the safe and efficient operation of production mining equipment in a surface pit operation. You will be operating a Hitachi 850 excavator to move waste and mineral materials to support site development operations and clean-up highwalls.

Ledcor is one of the few companies to offer turnkey solutions to mining companies across North America. We are experienced working in the tough environment conditions of the mining sector, enabling us to mitigate risks for our clients. Our award-winning safety programs communicate our safety guidelines to our employees, subcontractors, vendors, and clients - creating a culture of safety at all levels of operations.

Apply today to join our mining team in Lovelock, NV, United States!

With our vast long-term projects in multiple locations across Nevada and into California, we are continuously growing. Learn more about Ledcor here.
Hear more from our Mining team here.

Essential Responsibilities: 

  • Safe and efficient operation of Hitachi 850 excavator to meet production targets
  • Safe and efficient operation of 777 Cat haul trucks to meet production targets may also be required
  • Conduct pre-trip/walk-around safety inspections and completes daily Field Level Hazard Assessments for all activities
  • Maintain heavy equipment in good operating condition, reporting and logging maintenance requirements or concerns
  • Complete production reporting and other documentation as required
  • Communicate effectively and professionally with other team members
  • Be a leader of both safety and production for the team by ensuring compliance with all company, client, and legislated safety policies and procedures

Qualifications:

  • Minimum one year of experience operating large track excavator equipment in a surface mining environment 
  • Current MSHA p.48 metal/nonmetal is preferred 
  • Must have and maintain a valid driver's license
  • Valid photo identification
  • Successful completion of pre-employment drug, alcohol, and physical capability testing

Work Conditions: 

  • Rotation alternates between 5 days on - 5 days off and 4 days on - 4 days off 
  • Ability to work both dayshifts and nightshifts is required
  • Ability to work overtime may be required
  • Employee benefits package and 401k plan participation offered after 60 days of continuous employment

Additional Information:

Company Description

Ledcor Mining services reach across the lifespan of a mine, from facility construction, to full-scale contract mining of coal, minerals, or metals, all the way to mine reclamation. Our service offerings are vast—as are the projects we work on. 

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

Employment Equity

At Ledcor we believe diversity, equity, and inclusion should be part of everything we do. We are proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified individuals, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, Veteran status or any other identifying characteristic are encouraged to apply.

Our True Blue team consists of individuals from all backgrounds who contribute diverse perspectives and experiences to Ledcor. We are committed to continuing to build on our culture of empowerment, inclusion and belonging.

All applicants must be able to show proof of eligibility to work in the United States.

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Date Posted
Apr 27, 2021

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7000 Coal Canyon Road, Lovelock, NV, United States

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