Heavy Equipment Operator Jobs in Forest Acres, SC

- 254 Jobs
  • Equipment Operator A - Grading - Columbia SC Area

    Location: Blythewood, SC Equipment Operator A - Grading - Columbia SC Area
    $21-27 hourly2d ago
  • Equipment Maintenance (7AM-7PM)

    Effectively perform maintenance and services; conduct equipment troubleshooting to ensure smooth production; participate in equipment installations. Performs skilled welding in the repair, modification and fabrication of equipment and facilities; completes minor repairs on process equipment and related tasks as required. Requirements: Maintenance Job Duties Participating in equipment installation and commissioning with instruction from engineers. Effectively performing equipment maintenance and services per established procedures, ensuring smooth production. Participating in troubleshooting of emergencies, being able to solve simple malfunctions independently. Performing simple fabrications with proper tools. Preparing reports and analysis per established policies, keeping accurate jobs and maintenance records, providing effective and appropriate recommendation and conclusions. Adhere to all safety policies and procedures. Contributing to team effort by accomplishing related tasks as supervisor instructed, and any other duties as assigned. Maintenance Welder Job Duties: Repairs, modifies, designs or fabricates a variety of metal work Cuts, fits and welds various metals using gas and electric welding equipment Performs skilled brazing and soldering Capable of using a variety of power tools including, but not limited to; grinders, drills and various cutting tools Highly proficient with metal fabrication tools such as press brake, lathe and sheet metal Perform minor machine maintenance and/or repairs as required Maintain OSHA compliance at all times Education / Training: 3 - 5 years of proven experience in industrial fabrication required and the ability to demonstrate high proficiency in these areas. High School Diploma or GED Equivalent Required Completion of OSHA Trainings Highly Preferred Skills / Qualifications: Blueprint and Technical Drawing Reading High Degree of Fabrication Ability Mechanical and Electrical Skills Safety Conscience Attention to Detail Travel Required Low (0 - 10%) Physical Requirements / Environmental Conditions Ability to stand or sit for extended periods of time Capable of lifting 50 pounds This job is performed under some temperature extremes, elevated platforms and some hazardous conditions PI218766511
    $23k-32k yearly est.2d ago
  • Mobile Equipment Operator

    Ridgeville, SC 29472. EnrollVB Kelly's voluntary benefit enrollment
    $17 hourly7d ago
  • Heavy Equipment Operator - Haul Truck

    Heavy Equipment Operator - Haul Truck - 230001QN Description Build Your Career. Job: Heavy Equipment Driver/Operator Primary Location: South Carolina-Columbia Organization: GM - SC Schedule: Full-time Job Posting: Jun 1, 2023, 1:50:54 PM
    $25k-37k yearly est.1d ago
  • HMW II: Heavy Equipment Operator (61033714) **RE-ADVERTISEMENT**

    Job Responsibilities THIS IS A RE-ADVERTISEMENT. PREVIOUS APPLICANTS NEED NOT RE-APPLY. YOUR APPLICATION IS STILL BEING CONSIDERED. Operates excavator mounted tree cutter (track hoe) for cutting and clearing brush, shrubs, andtrees from the right-of-way in Richland County and occasionally other counties in the state.Operates slope mowers in roadside and right-of-way clearing operations using proper mowingtechniques.Operates heavy duty excavator in cleaning side line ditches, trenching for pipelines, layingpipe, and loading trucks with fill material.Works as required or as necessary during hazardous weather or other emergencies to ensure thesafety of the motoring public.Operates tractor-trailer (Low Boy) to transport heavy motorized equipment throughout thedistrict and other counties in the district.Performs preventive maintenance on assigned equipment and maintains proper documentation of work performed, materials used and work locations. This Position is located at District One: Richland Maintenance Minimum and Additional Requirements One (1) year of related work experience; or relevant education may substitute for the experience requirement. Necessary Special Requirement: A valid motor vehicle operator's license is required upon entry to the position. Requires attainment of a Class A Commercial Driver's License (CDL) within six (6) months of placement in the position. Additional Comments A resume may be included but NOT substituted for completing the education, work experience, or any other sections of the application. Supplemental Questions are considered part of the application and must be completed. Non-Discrimination Statement:The South Carolina Department of Transportation is committed to a diverse workforce and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age (40 or older), disability or genetic information.May be required to work overtime, nighttime, and/or weekends during hazardous weather or emergencies.
    $25k-37k yearly est.11d ago
  • Heavy Equipment Operator

    The Heavy Equipment Operator's primary function is to operate a variety of Heavy Equipment at the site of work to construct, maintain, or repair highway, heavy civil, or building type structures; equipment operators are also expected to assist in other duties around the jobsite as needed. Walsh employees are "built to succeed" - competitive entrepreneurs with strong character who are energized by working on a team to meet challenges and are willing to take risks after careful planning. Archer Western Construction, a member of The Walsh Group) Walsh is a rapidly growing, highly diversified construction company, and we constantly seek builders and business people to join our industry-leading team.
    $32k-41k yearly est.19d ago
  • Heavy Equipment Operator

    The Heavy Equipment Operator's primary function is to operate a variety of Heavy Equipment at the site of work to construct, maintain, or repair highway, heavy civil, or building type structures; equipment operators are also expected to assist in other duties around the jobsite as needed. **Overview** **Archer Western Construction, a member of The Walsh Group)** is currently seeking a **Heavy Equipment Operator** for the **SETN/I26 Widening Project** , in **Columbia, SC** .
    $29k-43k yearly est.38d ago
  • Heavy Equipment Mechanic (Lead)

    Job Descriptionit's what's inside that counts $5k Sign On Bonus _______________________________ There's more to CMC than our steel products and the buildings, structures, and roads they go into. At CMC, it's the people inside our recycling centers, fabrication plants, steel mills and offices that make us who we are as a company. Our success comes from finding, retaining, and supporting the highest quality talent by offering: * Competitive compensation * Advancement opportunities * Training * Paid time off * Low-cost medical, dental, vision * Company-paid life and disability * Company matching 401(k) plan * Employee stock purchase plan Why This Job CMC provides an excellent opportunity to learn the steel industry and grow in your career. Whether you will spend your day in an office cubicle, operating a crane or running the melt shop at one of our mills, at CMC, you'll get the training and support from your team that you need to excel in your role and reach your full potential. What You'll Do * Any other tasks as assigned by supervisor * Demonstrates dependability in attendance, work completions, and flexibility to meet business needs * Effectively communicates with co-workers and customers in a positive manner * Keeps equipment operating by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies; performing preventive maintenance; calling for repairs when needed * Maintains work area and equipment in a clean orderly condition and follows safety regulations * Prepares and maintains accurate records of services and repairs What You'll Need * Ability to lift up to 50 lbs * Must be able to stand for significant lengths of time in an industrial environment with exposure to all elements of weather * Ability to work as a team player in a fast-paced environment, with a strong work ethic and attention to detail to find root cause for equipment failures * Ability to work overtime as necessary outside of normally scheduled shift with little or no advance notification * Capable of performing a wide range of physical activities which include pulling, reaching, bending, climbing and kneeling * Experience with hydraulics/pneumatics, wiring, and working on heavy equipment * Proficient in reading and understand technical documents, diagrams, and service manuals * Valid drivers license * Welding, cutting, and fabrication skills Your Education * High School Diploma, GED, or equivalent experience is required We are Commercial Metals Company, a Fortune500 company with a family feel that's already part of your life. Our steel products have been supporting structures in more than 20 countries for over 100 years. And the secret to our success? We've built our legacy by assembling a team of innovators and doers to tackle some of the most challenging problems facing our world over thelast 100 years -- but we're just getting started. If you're ready to reimagine ways to make the steel industry more sustainable, reinforce the bridges and roadways connecting our communities, and do meaningful work, you're ready to join CMC. Apply today and start moving your career -- and our world -- forward. CMC is committed to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, citizenship, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, or other status protected by federal, state or local law. You should be proficient in: * Hydraulics Experience Salary info: $28 - $30 / hr
    $28-30 hourly6d ago
  • Operator, Nutrition (full-time)

    Morrison is a Compass One Healthcare operating division within Compass Group and has more than 1,200 registered dietitians, 300 executive chefs, and 21,000 professional food service team members. * Location: Prisma Health Richland - 1200 Colonial Life Boulevard, Columbia, SC 29210 Note: online applications accepted only. * We are hiring immediately for a full-time OPERATOR, NUTRITION position.
    $15 hourly10d ago
  • Equipment operator

    Suncoast Drivers is family-owned and operated. Suncoast Drivers are seeking a Material Handler to join our team in the West Columbia, SC area!
    $18 hourly11d ago
  • Think Big Student Heavy Equipment Technician

    Overview The Think Big Student Technician is a unique opportunity for individuals wanting to start a career as a Heavy Equipment Technician with Blanchard Machinery. We are looking for potential Student Technicians for the Fall 2023 semester. Responsibilities Program Overview: The Think Big program is designed for the student to attend classes at Florence Darlington Technical College for a period of eight weeks then return to their sponsoring dealer's location to do an eight week paid internship in the shop. This rotation continues for two years at which time the student graduates with an Associate's Degree and then becomes an entry-level full-time employee. There are many benefits associated with program. To learn more go to: https://blanchardmachinery.com/about/careers/think-big To apply to the prgram at Florence Darlington Technical College go to: FDTC - Diesel Technology - Caterpillar Dealer Service Technician Program Degree Qualifications Qualifications: High school diploma or GED required. Meets all student acceptance requirements for Florence Darlington Technical College. Must pass all testing required by Florence Darlington Technical College (one of the three: SAT, ACT, Accuplacer) and Blanchard Machinery (DAT Mechanical Aptiude test) to be admitted into the program. Must interview and secure sponsorship by a local branch. Must pass background check, drug screen, physical, and physical abilities testing. Mechanical background is preferred.
    $36k-51k yearly est.19d ago
  • HVL Operator

    This person is responsible for utilizing tooling, equipment and materials in the automated assembly cells of the high volume line to fully assemble all segmented diamond blades. This position is critical for production of segmented diamond blades. RESPONSIBILITIES Methods * Radius grinding of segments * Laser welding of segments to cores * Sharpening and exposure grinding of blades * Follow company policies to insure compliance of EPA and environmental regulations in the segmented diamond blade process * Follow company policies to insure compliance of OSHA safety and health regulations in the segmented diamond blade process Machinery * Organization and selection of proper tooling to fulfill work requirements * Maintain specialized knowledge and familiarity with manufacturing equipment operation * Cleaning of equipment for preparation of subsequent orders * Set up and adjustment of radius grinder, laser welding machine and sharpening machine parameters Measurements * Perform in-process quality checks on segments that include micrometer measurement of height, thickness and fit of radius to blade core * Torque testing and visual inspection of weld joints for cosmetic appearance and structural integrity * Quality checks on segmented diamond blades to include gauge measurement of side clearance * Record quality and order completion data * Evaluate and confer with Quality Control on manufacturing process inspection techniques and standards Position-specific Competencies * Maintain high level of attention to detail * Working cooperatively within team environment * Ability to follow established guidelines and processes in a patience and precise manner CRITICAL FUNCTIONAL SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE * Working knowledge of basic industrial math * Working knowledge of the metric system of weights and measurements * Working knowledge of diamond tool design elements * Working knowledge of using micrometer for measurements * Working knowledge of using torque wrench * Working knowledge of laser welding technique EDUCATION, ABILITIES & EXPERIENCE * High school or equivalent * Previous working experience with CNC equipment preferred * Ability to lift, push/pull and stand for long periods of time * Strong basic math skills necessary WORKING CONDITIONS * Above average exposure to manufacturing environment * Job tasks will require contact with powder metal segments, sharp edges on machined components, powdered metal dusts and grime associated with manufacturing operations * Must wear PPE in compliance with OSHA regulations * Frequently lifting up to 30 lbs and occasional lifting up to 40 lbs * Occasionally push/pull up to 15 lbs * Walking and standing for long periods of time on concrete floors (full shifts) * Daily, weekly, monthly and annual deadlines Husqvarna is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer committed to providing equal opportunity in all of our employment practices, including selection, hiring, assignment, re-assignment, promotion, transfer, compensation, discipline and termination. Husqvarna prohibits discrimination, harassment and retaliation in employment based on race; color; religion; national origin; gender; sexual orientation; pregnancy; age; disability; service member status; or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law. Last date to apply: We are continuously accepting applications
    $27k-37k yearly est.20d ago
  • Jet Vac Truck Operator (CDL required)

    With long-standing customers across the country, and the continued growing need to solve our nation's infrastructure problems, Duke's is looking to continue growing our team. We are now looking for a Jet Vac Truck Operator to join our team based out of the Cayce, SC, area! Duke's is a Drug Free Workplace. Duke's is a dynamic, growing business that specializes in services and products for the municipal water and wastewater industry. Are you an experienced Jet Vac Truck Operator interested in working on projects that serve our nation's infrastructure? As a Jet Vac Truck Operator, you are responsible for the safe and professional operation of a Jet-Vac Truck unit(s) to clean underground pipes, vaults and tanks using hydraulic jetter and vacuum equipment.
    $31k-40k yearly est.2d ago
  • Fabrication Equipment Operator - 2nd Shift

    Job DescriptionThe Fabrication Equipment Operator prepares for pipe modification processes, including removal of tape and/or cement, laying out cutting paths, and perforating pipe.
    $21k-28k yearly est.22d ago
  • Conv Mach Operator I

    FN America, LLC is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommo FN America, LLC is a U.S. subsidiary of FN Herstal, S.A., a global leader in the development and manufacturing of high-quality, reliable firearms for military, law enforcement and commercial customers worldwide. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia with manufacturing operations in Columbia, South Carolina, FN America is passionately committed to providing its customers with a portfolio of FN-branded products, training and support services that enhance user performance and safeguard their lives.
    $28k-35k yearly est.10d ago
  • Heavy Equipment Mechanic

    SUMMARY: Seeking Service Technicians to perform mechanical maintenance and assembly adjustments in the shop on heavy equipment such as excavators, dozers, loaders, pavers, backhoes and other heavy construction equipment. Further, CTR Group encourages United States' Veterans and persons with disabilities to apply for positions for which they are qualified. Ability to work on a variety of heavy equipment at various locations Package Are you seeking an opportunity to use your skills maintaining, troubleshooting and repairing heavy equipment?
    $33k-41k yearly est.13d ago
  • Dozer Operator

    A Dozer Operator is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the Dozer. The Dozer Operator levels and scoops soil and controls the direction and angle of the equipment to move rocks and debris. United Infrastructure Group continues to be a leader in the transportation construction industry in the southeast with a 90+ year history of delivering successful projects by hiring exceptional employees to work in a professional family environment.
    $26k-36k yearly est.41d ago
  • Heavy Equipment Mechanic

    If you are an individual with a qualified disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation; if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access, Vali Incorporated's website as a result of your disability. Job DescriptionVali is seeking a Heavy Equipment Mechanic that will work performing field level automotive maintenance on all automotive, tactical, and combat equipment assigned or work-loaded to the APS-3 program.
    $37k-50k yearly est.9d ago
  • Field Based Diesel/Heavy Equipment Technician

    + Represent Blanchard Machinery by consistently exhibiting a professional manner, arriving on time and communicating with the customer throughout the repair process. Blanchard Machinery Company is committed to fostering a high-performance work culture with challenging work opportunities that inspire high quality results.
    $35k-54k yearly est.11d ago
  • Heavy Equipment Operator

    * Operator will clean trash from tracks of heavy equipment by pulling and or cutting material away from tracks and gear mechanisms at least once daily or more if needed. * Work in outdoor environment inside heavy equipment covered cab, but exposed to all weather conditions, except lightning storms. * Operate necessary equipment to bale and load waste material into trailers. Safely operate and/or have the ability to operate various equipment including forklift, bobcat, backhoe, track hoe, compactor and/or steer equipment to bale, load and move waste material.
    $23k-36k yearly est.21d ago

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How much does a Heavy Equipment Operator earn in Forest Acres, SC?

The average heavy equipment operator in Forest Acres, SC earns between $21,000 and $43,000 annually. This compares to the national average heavy equipment operator range of $27,000 to $57,000.


What is the job market like for heavy equipment operators in Forest Acres, SC?

The job market is good for heavy equipment operators in Forest Acres, SC. The number of heavy equipment operator jobs have grown by 381% in the last year. Right now there are currently 279 heavy equipment operator jobs available in Forest Acres, SC.

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What are the biggest employers of Heavy Equipment Operators in Forest Acres, SC?

The biggest employers of Heavy Equipment Operators in Forest Acres, SC are:
  1. South Carolina Job Board
  2. The Walsh Group
  3. Tradesmen International
  4. Walsh Electric
  5. Vulcanmat
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