Vance & Associates, Inc.
Independence, MO 64050
Support foreman, equipment operators and technicians in Pipeline maintenance projects. This position requires use of a variety of hand and power tools. The position lifts heavy objects, walks and stands for long periods of time and perform strenuous physical labor under adverse field conditions. ( mud, dust, unstable ground, weeds, swampy area, etc.) Responsible for the equipment used in their day to day operations.
Job Responsibilities :
Use hand tools to dig ditches and/ or around existing utility structures to prevent damageWeed EatPaintingSandblastingMow with Zero Turn MowerLoad and unload equipment and materialsKeep worksite clean and organized free from unnecessary hazardsPerform regular maintenance and cleaning on assigned vehicles and equipmentOther duties as requested by leadershipPreparation of construction site and digging trenchesAbility to use shovels, portable grinders and buffers, hand wire brushes, jackhammers, tampers, chainsaws and weed eatersProvide labor support as needed for specialty crewPerform general maintenance of construction equipment and vehiclesMust ensure the proper use of personal safety equipmentPerform job tasks in a safe manner in accordance with company policyFollow all health and safety regulations when operating equipmentAbility to pull, lift and carry heavy objectsFlexibility of working long hoursAbility to work in all types of weather conditionsMaintain a clean job site and to pick up all tools and equipment and secure the jobsite each dayFrequently is required to stand, walk, climb. reach bend.
Require passing a pre-employment drug test and subsequent random drug tests
Valid Drivers License with Good driving Record
Preferred DOT medical card and Class A CDL
High School diploma or equivalent
Must be fluent in English
Must follow ALL safety policy and procedures
Must understand and comprehend all construction warning signs
Willing to travel
Flexibility with schedule
Willing to work long hours
Willingness to work 6 days a week Monday-Saturday
Work in extreme weather conditions
Preferred experience in Pipeline industry.
Must be able to lift up to 50lbs