Heavy Equipment Operator


  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • 3+ years of experience working with heavy equipment

  • Possession of a commercial driver’s license, or a willingness to obtain the license

  • Knowledge of proper operation of heavy equipment as well as safety standards

  • Ability to maintain, inspect, clean, and occasionally repair pieces of heavy equipment

  • Keen attention to detail and situational awareness to maintain the safety of the work environment

  • Strong work ethic and physical ability to lift 50+ pounds

  • Be able to pass a drug test

Job Tasks:

  • Operate various pieces of large equipment in accordance with company procedures and safety regulations

  • Knowledge of GPS equipment is a benefit but not a must

  • Ensure proper operation of equipment by performing regular checks on their functionality

  • Document regular maintenance checks to maintain adequate records of equipment performance

  • Provide preventative maintenance to ensure equipment is safe and operating properly

  • Regularly clean equipment to preserve its quality and functionality

  • Perform minor repairs on equipment issues

  • Report needs for larger repairs to the appropriate parties

  • Abide by all local, state, and federal regulations, as well as all company safety procedures

  • Commit to the overall safety of the work environment by always taking extra precautions to work with the utmost care and consideration


· 80 hrs paid vacation time

· 40 hrs paid sick time

· Health insurance

· Vision

· Dental

· 401K

· 401K Match

To apply for a job with Thompson Builds, please send a cover letter together with your resume to: info@thompsonbuilds.com