Dozer Operator in Savage, MT at Westmoreland Mining, LLC

Date Posted: 9/19/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Demonstrate the ability and judgment necessary to safely and effectively operate the machine in a variety of terrain, soil types, and various weather conditions.
  • Display operating skills necessary to maintain maximum productivity and safety while performing routine tasks.
  • Display a good understanding of the fundamentals of ground control and hazards associated with working on slopes, spoil material, near highwalls and during hours of darkness.
  • Demonstrate the ability to coordinate production activities with proper equipment positioning, organize traffic flow, and maintain quality control.
  • Display good judgment to operate the dozer in a smooth and efficient manner to prevent unnecessary damage.
  • Assist support personnel with certain maintenance activities.
  • Regularly examine the dozer for defects of wear and structural integrity of safety components.
  • Must have knowledge, skills and abilities to interpret grade stakes as required and can proficiently establish slopes and grades as staked.

 

Job Requirements

Demonstrable physical skill and ability to operate heavy rubber-tired machinery

Must pass a field proficiency test

Must pass pre-employment background, physical and drug screening

Must possess a valid drivers' license