Heavy Equipment Operator

Website Martin Marietta

Heavy Equipment Operator Job Highlights

Title Heavy Equipment Operator
Type Full Time (night shift)
Experience 1 Year
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Harvey, IA, United States
Company Martin Marietta

Company Profile

Martin Marietta is a supplier of aggregates and heavy building materials. In particular, Martin Marietta supplies the resources for roads, sidewalks, and foundations.

Job Profile

The company is seeking a Heavy Equipment Operator who will be responsible for operating plant mobile heavy equipment including haul trucks, motor graders, water trucks, etc. to bring raw materials from pit to plant in a safe and efficient manner at maximum loading capacity.

Also works with the night shift maintenance crew to ensure the plant and equipment are running properly.

Educational Qualification

  • Applicants should have a High School Diploma, GED, or Equivalent (required)

Work Experience

  • Possess 1 year of experience operating heavy mobile equipment
  • Maintenance, Welding, Military or Material Handling Experience


  • Adhere to MSHA and plant safety rules and regulations.
  • Assist in plant repairs and clean-up.
  • Must be able to or willing to learn to operate all other mobile equipment, including haul truck, motor grader, water truck, loader, and crane.
  • Perform pre-shift safety inspection on equipment.
  • Perform preventative maintenance and service mobile equipment. Report needed repairs to shop personnel.
  • Responsible for good housekeeping of equipment.
  • Perform duties with minimum supervision.


  • Bi-Lingual (a plus)
  • Must be able to read equipment operating manual.
  • Must be able to complete pre-shift inspection reports.
  • Must be able to communicate in English on the radio or CB.
  • Possess basic mathematical aptitude to complete daily reports.
  • Must be able to wear all required safety equipment.
  • Must be able to perform duties in a safe manner.
  • Must be able to read and interpret gauges.
  • Proven ability to work in a team environment.

Working Conditions

  • Requires operating large equipment which is typically air-conditioned. There will be times when outside assignments may require periods of work in all weather conditions-heat, cold, wet, or dry. May have exposure to dust, sand, gravel, diesel exhaust, etc.


  • 401(k) with Company Match
  • Adoption Assistance Program
  • Competitive Pay
  • Educational/Tuition Assistance Plan
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee Discount Program
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life, AD&D, and Disability Insurance
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage
  • Paid Holidays and Vacation
  • Pension Plan
  • Prescription Drug Coverage
  • Wellness Programs

Employer’s Statement

Martin Marietta is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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