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H.O. Weaver & Sons, Inc is an equal opportunity employer that is always looking for employees who are enthusiastic, dedicated, and ready to work. A pre-employment drug screen and background check will be performed before anyone begins work with our company.

Mobile/Baldwin

Survey Party Chief, Mobile/Baldwin, Alabama

General Description

The Survey Party Chief will supervise all members of a survey crew performing construction stakeout and associated preliminary topographic surveys, boundary, topography, ALTA, right of way, and construction surveys for public and private clients.

Key Duties

✔  Must have extensive experience in highway stakeout

✔  Daily coordination with field coordinator, project managers, and other office staff

✔  Work in a safe manner and obey all safety regulations

✔  Work independently as a one-person crew as required

✔  Daily uploading and downloading of data collectors

✔  Daily care and charging of survey instrumentation

✔  Continually advance knowledge with upgrades in technology and equipment.

✔  Other duties as assigned

Qualification Requirements

   General: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each Key Duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  Education and Experience: This position typically is not an entry-level job, as it requires demonstrable previous experience as a Survey Party Chief. A high school diploma or general education degree (GED) is preferred. Must be able to understand work directions and communicate effectively with job site supervisors and fellow employees. Five (5) years or more of Construction layout-related experience is required for this position, with an emphasis on roads, highways, and bridges.

  Physical Demands: The following physical demands are representative of those that must be met by a Survey Party Chief to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

✔  Constant physical effort, including standing, is required during a regular work shift of at least eight hours per day. Employee must be able to stand for extended periods of time and to stoop, bend, and crouch as required to perform Key Duties.

✔  Frequently work with hands extended overhead, sometimes in conjunction with the operation of hand power tools.

✔  Ability to lift and carry, on a frequent basis, at least 30 pounds and, at times, as much as 50 pounds, as may be assigned.

✔  Manual dexterity to hand-carry generators, power tools, and hand tools.

✔  Physical dexterity involving stretching, proper placement of legs, and use of arms and hands in repetitive motions.

✔  Maintain constant alertness to the multiple concurrent activities including the activities of other employees and contractors, the operation of stationary equipment, and the movement of mobile equipment.

✔  Frequently walk on uneven surfaces, including natural ground in varying weather conditions.

✔  Must be able to climb on and off heavy equipment safely.

✔  Capable of safely and productively operating a man-lift.

  Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described below are representative of those that a Survey Party Chief encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

✔  Work is performed outdoors in all weather conditions.

✔  Work environment periodically exposes the employees to high levels of noise, grease, and dust that are typically associated with a construction site.

✔  Employee regularly works near heavy equipment and moving machinery.

✔  Work may involve a variety of substances commonly found on a construction site such as form oil, grease, curing compounds, gasoline, diesel fuel, and asphalt.

Motor Grader Equipment Operator, Mobile/Baldwin, AL

General Description

A Motor Grader Equipment Operator is an hourly-rated skilled craft position that performs on construction projects any combination of the duties described more fully, below. A GPS Motor Grader Equipment Operator typically performs a wide variety of tasks, transferring from one task to another as the workflow dictates.

Key Duties

✔  Proper prestart and daily maintenance including lubrication

✔  Keep equipment clean and well maintained

✔  Notify supervisor if equipment needs repair

✔  Tire pressure checks

✔  Monitor all engine gauges

✔  Operating skills in blade control

✔  Scrap and level dirt

✔  Mix materials

✔  Shape and blade subgrades

✔  Balance and rough shaping of base course materials

✔  Operate to fine grade specifications

✔  Fine grade horizontal surfaces, shoulders, and slopes

✔  Grade plan requirements and set grade standards

✔  Dressing of shoulders and slopes

✔  Demonstrate the ability to lead a crew and delegate work within the work scope

✔  Understand production and quantity requirements

✔  Utilize automatic grade control system

✔  Schedule work and maintain production

✔  Set forth specifications and plans

✔  Understand basic survey nomenclature

✔  Judge distance and slopes accurately

✔  Make decision-based on verifiable standards

✔  Perform incidental work items and duties included within other crafts

Qualification Requirements

✔  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each Key Duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

✔  Education and Experience: This position typically is not an entry-level job, as it requires demonstrable previous experience as a GPS Motor Grader Equipment Operator.

✔  A high school diploma or general education degree (GED) is preferred.

✔  Must be able to understand work directions and communicate effectively with job site supervisors and fellow employees.

✔  Three (3) to five (5) years or more of industry-related experience is required for this position, with an emphasis on roads, highways, and bridges.

✔  Physical Demands. The following physical demands are representative of those that must be met by a GPS Motor Grader Equipment Operator to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

✔  Constant physical effort, including standing, is required during a regular work shift of at least eight hours per day. Employee must be able to stand for extended periods of time and to stoop, bend, and crouch as required to perform Key Duties.

✔  Frequently work with hands extended overhead, sometimes in conjunction with the operation of hand power tools.

✔  Ability to lift and carry, on a frequent basis, at least 50 pounds personally, and up to 150 pounds with assistance.

✔  Maintain constant alertness to the multiple concurrent activities of the construction site, including the activities of other employees and contractors, the operation of stationary equipment, and the movement of mobile equipment.

✔  Frequently walk on uneven surfaces, including natural ground in varying weather conditions.

✔  The operator must be able to climb on and off heavy mobile equipment safely.

✔  Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described below are representative of those that a GPS Motor Grader Equipment Operator encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

✔  Work is performed outdoors in all weather conditions.

✔  Work environment periodically exposes the employees to high levels of noise, grease, and dust that are typically associated with a construction project.

✔  Employee regularly works near heavy equipment and moving machinery.

Work may involve a variety of substances commonly found on construction sites such as form oil, grease, curing compounds, gasoline, diesel fuel, and ready-mixed concrete.

Lowboy – Truck Driver, Mobile/Baldwin, AL

General Description

The Lowboy – Truck Driver is an hourly-rated skilled craft position that performs on construction projects any combination of the duties described below. The Lowboy – Truck Driver’s primary function is to safely load and secure equipment to be moved from one location to another. This job description may also perform a wide variety of tasks, transferring from one task to another as the workflow dictates.

Key Duties

✔  Valid Class “A” CDL license and driving record within MVR policy guidelines

✔  Must have familiarity with the safe operation of construction and/or paving equipment

✔  Responsible for the safe loading and unloading of construction and paving equipment

✔  Able to work day or night shifts as required

✔  Knowledge of all USDOT & FMCSA safety regulations

✔  Perform daily safety checks of fluid levels on oil, water, fuel, and inspections for leaks and damage to vehicle prior to operation

✔  Responsible for notifying supervisor if vehicle needs to be repaired

✔  Experience with airbrakes and standard transmission

✔  Drive truck equipped with different trailer combinations

✔  Maintain completed pre and post-trip DVIR

✔  Ability to calculate weights of equipment with truck/trailer combo to stay within DOT permitting restrictions and guidelines

✔  Knowledge of FMCSA cargo securement rules and regulations

✔  Required to carry a current medical examiners certificate (FMCSR part 391.41)

✔  Perform incidental work items and duties included within other crafts

✔  Able to safely drive a water tanker, flatbed, and/or other commercial vehicles as required within driver’s license guidelines and with the required driver’s license endorsements

Qualification Requirements

✔  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each Key Duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

✔  Education and Experience: This position typically is not an entry-level job, as it requires demonstrable previous experience as a Lowboy – Truck Driver. A high school diploma or general education degree (GED) is preferred.

✔  Must be able to understand work directions and communicate effectively with job site supervisors and fellow employees.

✔  Three (3) to five (5) years of industry-related experience in hauling heavy equipment is required for this position.

✔  Physical Demands: The following physical demands are representative of those that must be met by a Lowboy – Truck Driver to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

✔  Constant physical effort, including standing, is required during a regular work shift of at least eight hours per day. Employee must be able to stand for extended periods of time and to stoop, bend, and crouch as required to perform Key Duties.

✔  Frequently work with hands extended overhead, sometimes in conjunction with the operation of load binding devices.

✔  Ability to lift, on a frequent basis, up to 50 pounds personally and up to 150 pounds with assistance.

✔  Manual dexterity to secure cargo utilizing chains and load binding devices on equipment

✔  Maintain constant alertness to the multiple concurrent activities of the construction site, including the activities of other employees and contractors, the operation of stationary equipment, and the movement of mobile equipment.

✔  Frequently walk on uneven surfaces, including natural ground in varying weather conditions.

✔  Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described below are representative of those that a Lowboy – Truck Driver encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

✔  Work is performed outdoors in all weather conditions.

✔  Work environment periodically exposes the employees to high levels of noise, grease, and dust that are typically associated with a construction project.

✔  Employee regularly works near heavy equipment and moving machinery.

✔  Work involves close proximity to high traffic areas, both in and out of construction zones

✔  Work may involve a variety of substances commonly found on construction sites such as form oil, grease, curing compounds, gasoline, diesel fuel, and ready-mixed concrete.

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