Lehman-Roberts seeks a Road Grade Operator

Road Grader Responsibilities

  • Learn and exhibit company core values, resulting in a cooperative, positive and supportive attitude in working with team and management.
  • Properly follow all OSHA regulations and company Safety Program/ Policy requirements to ensure safe working procedures and a safe working environment.
  • Perform daily safety and maintenance checks and advise the supervisor/shop of any requirements for maintenance or repairs
  • Clean heavy equipment as scheduled and ensure heavy equipment is safely and securely stored
  • Maintain inventory
  • Repetitive shoveling/raking/sweeping material
  • Read and understand field survey grades and elevations.
  • Follow instructions from crew foremen, leaders, managers, state DOT inspectors, auditors and officials.

Road Grader Requirements

  • 18 years of age or older.
  • Valid driver’s license with acceptable driving history required.
  • Minimum 2 years of road construction and paving experience or other commercial construction experience; thorough understanding of asphalt paving and roadway construction fundamentals required.
  • Must be able to work overtime, nights, and weekends as needed at various times throughout the year.
  • Must be able to understand work directions and communicate effectively with job site supervisors and fellow employees.
  • Must have working knowledge of basic equipment maintenance
  • Required to wear all safety PPE as defined by the Lehman-Roberts Company Safety Policy or determined by customer specifications.
  • Must be alert and aware of everything going on around the construction area, consistently following safe work practices.

Work Conditions/ Physical Requirements

  • Climb in and out, on and off equipment.
  • Lift, carry and hold heavy materials, tools, and supplies on and off equipment.
  • Combination of sit, walk and stand for long periods of time and perform strenuous physical labor under adverse field conditions.
  • May assist with leveling asphalt/aggregate to grade specifications using rakes, shovels, and trowels.
  • May dig, spread, level, and remove construction materials. May require lifting up to 50 lbs.
  • Accurately and regularly complete site checks and monitor traffic behavior and/or flow to ensure that safety is always maintained.
  • Be alert and aware of everything going on around the construction area, consistently following safe work practices.
  • Be able to tolerate a loud environment.

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