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Loader/Telehandler Equipment Operator

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Job Description

The Snow King Team seeks a Loader/Telehandler Operator to help with our 2023 expansion projects. The position runs from mid-May to November 2023. The operator operated excavators, loaders, mini-x, skid-steer, roller compactors, and telehandlers.

Responsibilities (But not limited to)

  • Operate front-end loaders and other related equipment.
  • Obtain visual contact with obstructions and crew to avoid injury or property damage.
  • Operate the equipment in the right direction and angles to prevent accidents and property damage.
  • Ensure and manage the machines or equipment safely and securely.
  • Perform daily safety, maintenance, or servicing checks to ensure the proper functioning of the equipment.
  • Perform minor repair works during functioning problems.
  • Inform and advise the management for significant repairs or maintenance.
  • Drive and control the equipment per manufacturer recommendations.
  • Responds to signals and directions by the crew and works in coordination with them.
  • Maintain proper coordination and cooperation with all other construction crews working on the mountain.
  • Work in adherence to safe practices, procedures, and work site.
  • Performs other duties as and when assigned.

Skills, Abilities & Qualifications

A heavy equipment operator must know how to perform their job satisfactorily. The essential criteria must include the understanding of the following:

  • At least four years of heavy equipment operation experience.
  • Must be proficient in Heavy equipment operation.
  • Maintenance and repair of heavy and power-driven equipment. · Must be proficient in workplace safety practices.
  • Must be proficient in both manual and electronic operations.
  • Must have physical ability to stand and work in strenuous and dangerous environments.
  • Ability to work in a team environment as well as by themselves.
  • Ability to communicate and interact both verbally and in writing
  • A keen eye for details and good decision-making skills.
  • Manage to handle emergencies and work under pressure and stress.
  • Ability to complete work projects on time and in an effective manner.
  • Possess a deep analytical understanding and problem-solving skills.

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

Salary: $23.00 – $27.00 per hour


  • 10-hour shift

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


  • Heavy equipment operation: 4 years (Required)


  • Driver’s License

Work Location: In person