Heavy Equipment Operator

Arcadis | Syracuse, NY

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Posted Date 10/26/2023
Description Job Description

Arcadis is the world's leading company delivering sustainable design, engineering, and consultancy solutions for natural and built assets.

We are more than 36,000 people, in over 70 countries, dedicated to improving quality of life. Everyone has an important role to play. With the power of many curious minds, together we can solve the world's most complex challenges and deliver more impact together.

Role description:

Arcadis is seeking an experienced Heavy Equipment Operator with strong leadership abilities to join the Arcadis Construction Services group in Highlands Ranch, CO. This will be 100% traveling role at client sites across the United States. The role will support the Arcadis Construction Service business line. Projects will primarily consist of remedial excavation, remedial system installations, and general heavy equipment and labor associated with a wide variety of project needs. Job specific training will be provided by Arcadis, as needed.

As a Heavy Equipment Operator with Arcadis, you'll soon discover you can make a difference in our company by collaborating with staff and contributing to an interesting array of projects. You will be a key member in our field implementation projects with room to grow your career. This is a great opportunity to work with a dynamic team and gain experience in a wide variety of environmental projects for diverse market sectors. Your career growth will only be limited by your skills and your passion for success!

Role accountabilities:

As a heavy equipment operator you will be responsible for the tools and equipment used during a given project including but not limited to maintenance and inspection of provided equipment, operating heavy equipment in a variety of weather conditions and geographical locations, operate equipment in a professional and safe manner, demonstrate continuous effort to improve operations; decrease turnaround times; and streamline work processes, work cooperatively to provide value and quality service.
  • Able to travel to project sites as needed (100% travel)
  • Ability to work at high altitude (above 8,000') on steep and varied terrain.
  • Be able to pass proficiency tests with a variety of wheeled and tracked heavy equipment.
In this role you must be willing to travel as needed and may include single overnight trips, possesses a valid driver license, be able to pass medical exam and medically cleared to wear negative pressure respirator, and be able to lift and carry up to 30 lbs. of equipment throughout 8-hour shift.

Qualifications & Experience:

Desired Qualifications:
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience with wheeled heavy equipment
  • Valid driver's license.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • 40-hour HAZWOPER
  • OSHA 30 hour certification
Why Arcadis?

We can only achieve our goals when everyone is empowered to be their best. We believe everyone's contribution matters. It's why we are pioneering a skills-based approach, where you can harness your unique experience and expertise to carve your career path and maximize the impact we can make together.

You'll do meaningful work, and no matter what role, you'll be helping to deliver sustainable solutions for a more prosperous planet. Make your mark, on your career, your colleagues, your clients, your life and the world around you.

Together, we can create a lasting legacy.

Join Arcadis. Create a Legacy.

Our Commitment to Equality, Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging

We want you to be able to bring your best self to work every day which is why we take equality and inclusion seriously and hold ourselves to account for our actions. Our ambition is to be an employer of choice and provide a great place to work for all our people. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. We are dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

Arcadis offers benefits for full time and part time positions. These benefits include medical, dental, and vision, EAP, 401K, STD, LTD, AD&D, life insurance, paid parental leave, reward & recognition program and optional benefits including wellbeing benefits, adoption assistance and tuition reimbursement. We offer seven paid holidays and potentially up to two floating holidays per calendar year depending on start date, and 15 days PTO that accrue per year. The salary range for this position is $17.88 - $30.85 hr.



Salary24.37 Hour
Equipment Operator
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