Traveling Laborer / Equipment Operator

A Line Tds, Inc. | Waterloo, IA

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Posted Date 10/16/2023
Description Job Summary:

Road crew laborers travel around the United States as a team performing forensic style environmental decommissioning of transformers and other electrical components at customer sites. They are responsible for all activities related to the breakdown and handling of oil filled recyclable electrical equipment.

  • Uses plasma and torch cutter to safely open equipment for further teardown.
  • Sort recyclable metals according to composition.
  • Operate a variety of heavy machinery, power tools and hand tools.
  • Work with team members to properly rig and offload equipment for relocation.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Required Skills/Abilities:
  • Must have the ability to commute to Waterloo, IA on a regular basis.
  • A valid Driver License is required.
  • Class A CDL preferred or willingness to obtain.
  • Great communication skills, strong work ethic and dependability required.
  • Must be able to successfully pass federal background checks to work at customer sites.
  • Ability to work at excessive heights.
Education and Experience:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Previous experience operating forklifts, tools, and heavy machinery preferred.
Physical Demands:
  • Must have physical strength, balance, hand-eye coordination, and stamina necessary to complete jobs in a physically demanding position.
  • Must be able to lift, carry, and push and/or pull 50-pounds at a time.
  • Must have the manual dexterity needed to operate hand tools, power tools, and other heavy equipment.
Working Conditions:
  • Must be able to do overnight travel around the United States for up to three weeks at a time or more depending on the contracted job.
  • Must be able to work inside and/or outside and be exposed to all weather elements, including extreme heat, wind, rain, snow, and freezing temperatures.
  • Must be able to work in conditions that are exposed to loud noise, heavy vibration, dust, exhaust fumes, and around hazardous and/or non-hazardous materials.
Salary34.86 Hour
Equipment Operator
Per Diem

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