Heavy Equipment Operator

May 13 2023
ALTRES Industrial |Makawao|Full Time, $30.00 - $42.00 / hour
Job Description

A locally owned excavating and contracting business is seeking an immediate full-time Heavy Equipment Operator. The ideal candidate must be able to drive and control construction equipment including excavators, bulldozers, backhoes, blades, rock trucks, graders, etc. in a safe and efficient manner.

Apply today for immediate consideration or call us at (808) 877-5555!


Full-time, Monday to Friday


Makawao, Maui


$30 to $42 an hour


  • Assist and work with line crew with digging ditches and trenches.
  • Load and unload equipment from vehicles and trailers, fuel as needed.
  • Ensure company equipment, materials, and work site are maintained.
  • Inspect and ensure equipment and machinery are safe for day-to-day operation.
  • Move, load, and spread materials throughout work site using equipment.
  • Collect, dispose of scrap and excess materials.
  • Excavate for pipe, drainage, and utility installation and perform backfilling as necessary.
  • Provide direction to employees assisting with installation and encourage workplace safety.
  • Perform grading and top loading operations, using traditional laser methods and/or laser guided equipment.


  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • Minimum 2 years as a Heavy Equipment Operator required.
  • Class A CDL with HAZMAT and Tanker endorsement preferred.
  • Understand different hand signals used to signal operators of construction machinery.
  • Ability to lift and carry 100lbs.
  • Ability to bend, kneel, stand, walk, climb on/off or under various equipment, and push/pull as required.
  • Must have a clean driving record.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to problem solve.
  • Motivated, dependable, hardworking.