Jet Truck Operator
Boca Raton, FL  / Fort Lauderdale, FL  / Miami, FL 
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Posted 11 days ago
Job Description

Granite Construction is a global construction, water management, and drilling company, providing responsible solutions for transportation, water, mineral and energy resources.

Granite operates in more than 80 integrated offices worldwide. Our philosophy of responsible growth guides us in consistently doing the right thing for our people, the environment, our company and the clients we serve every day. We strive to leave the individuals and places we touch better off for their interaction with us, and our culture is embodied in our unwavering commitment to the core values that define us: Safety, Pursuit of Excellence, Integrity, Honesty, Fairness, Accountability, Consideration of Others, Citizenship and Reliability.


Building a career at Granite Inliner may be the most valuable thing you could do...

Are you interested in the opportunity to work for an industry-leading company that will give you the experience and exposure you need to build your career and personal brand? If so, then you’ve come to the right place!

Since 1922, Granite Construction has continued its long standing commitment to building some of America’s largest infrastructure projects including highways, bridges, dams, rail, and power. Recognized as one of the top 25 largest construction companies in the U.S., Granite specializes in complex infrastructure projects and provides award-winning construction services in mining, earthwork, water/sewer, power, tunneling, rail, highway and bridge construction. Granite also produces construction materials-sand, gravel, ready-mix, recycled asphalt product and asphalt concrete, and is a proven leader in alternative procurement project delivery.

At Granite Inliner, our employees are our most valued asset and we are passionate about retaining, developing, and recruiting the best talent available. Our employees reflect our core values: Honesty, Integrity, Fairness, Accountability, Consideration of Others, Pursuit of Excellence, Reliability Safety and Citizenship and we are continuously looking for individuals who possess a winning attitude and share our Core Values. In exchange, we help you build a career that no other company can duplicate. You will be part of a learning culture, where teamwork and collaboration are encouraged, excellence is rewarded, and diversity is respected and valued. Add our award winning safety program, ethics, reputation, and a commitment to continuous improvement and you’ll see that we are building more than infrastructure—together, we are building your future.
Granite Inliner’s South Regional office, located in Ft. Lauderdale, FL, is looking for a JET/VAC TRUCK OPERATOR.

POSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for performing civil, rehabilitation, or pipe-bursting duties in a safe, efficient and productive manner. The operator must be able to work, assist in on the job training as well as take direction from the Field Foreman/Superintendent which may include:
  • Manual labor tasks (lifting, carrying, dragging or pulling material, etc.)
  • Use of hand tools
  • Equipment driving and operation, often in out of town locations
  • Entry into manhole and underground structures
  • Pump watch and operation
  • Completion of required paperwork
The Operator position requires good work ethic and the ability to understand and follow directions.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:
  1. Must have one to two years of experience as a jet truck operator in construction projects (public/industrial utilities)
  2. Must possess a positive attitude and be able to work with a field team
  3. Must accurately and legibly complete all required paperwork which may include, but not be limited to: time sheets, maintenance records, travel logs, DOT paperwork, ISO documentation, etc.
  4. Must maintain and operate that equipment in a clean, safe and mechanically sound condition
  5. Must accept responsibility delegated by the superintendent for company property and equipment;
  6. Must take and be able to understand instructions from the field superintendent
  7. Must work in compliance with all safety policies and procedures
  8. Must assist in training peers
  9. Must operate jet truck/combo unit as required in cleaning, CCTV, and rehabilitation techniques
  10. Must locate private service lines by probing
  11. Must assist in civil, rehabilitation or pipe-bursting process
JOB SPECIFICATIONS (Knowledge, Skills, Abilities):
  1. Must understand and speak fluent English
  2. Must work in a manner that will not jeopardize the health and safety of him/herself, other employees or the general public
  3. Must pass a pre-employment drug and alcohol screen, adhere to Company’s policy regarding such; and pass a fit-for-duty physical
  4. Must maintain required certifications:
    1. Safety certifications may include Confined Space, Competent Person, 10 and/or 30 OSHA, those related to traffic control, as required, etc.
    2. Job related certifications may include PACP, etc.
  5. Must possess a CDL-B within 90 days of employment
  6. Must have specific knowledge of jet truck/combo equipment and operations



 
Granite Construction is an AA/EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability and a Drug-Free Workplace

 

Special Notes/Instructions
TRAVEL IS REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION. MUST BE ABLE TO TRAVEL OUT OF TOWN FOR EXTENDED PERIODS.
Job Summary
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Hours per Week
40
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
1st Shift
Salary and Benefits
$18.00
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
1+ years
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