Georgia-Pacific Heavy Equipment Operator in FORT DODGE, Iowa

Who is Georgia-Pacific? Watch to find out! Heavy Equipment Operator Fort Dodge, IA Innovation is facilitated by having the right people in the right roles with the right skills and values.'' - Charles Koch, Koch Industries Chairman and CEO Georgia-Pacifics new mining facility in Fort Dodge, IA is looking for safety-oriented individuals to join our team as a Heavy Equipment Operator. Heavy Equipment Operators create value by safely mining gypsum rock that is delivered to the facility for processing and production. If you are you a self-directed, motivated individual with experience operating heavy mobile equipment, apply now! A Day In The Life Typically Includes: Adhering to all safety and environmental guidelines, policies, and procedures Efficiently and safely operating heavy mobile equipment of various sizes and weights associated with open pit mining Performing minor service and maintenance on equipment Recognizing and documenting potential job hazards in compliance with company policies Working as a team to help meet or exceed production, waste and quality goals Performing general housekeeping duties to continuously maintain a safe and clean work environment What You Will Need: Basic Qualifications: High school diploma or GED Six (6) months or more of experience operating one or more of the following in the construction and/or mining field: End dump truck Articulated or rigid frame truck Excavator Caterpillar 320 Class or larger Front-end Loader Caterpillar 950 Class or larger Surface Miner SM2200 Wirtgen or similar Dozer Caterpillar D8 Class or larger Motor Grader Cat 12 or 120 class or larger Willing and able to work in a hot, humid, cold, and noisy industrial environment Willing and able to work any shift, holidays, weekends and overtime as needed Willing and able to lift at least 50 pounds Willing and able to perform tasks such as lifting, walking, climbing, stooping, standing, pushing and/or pulling for at least eight (8) hours a day Willing and able to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations, to include wearing safety equipment What Will Put You Ahead? Preferred Qualifications: One (1) year or more of Mining Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) related experience One (1) year or more of experience working with construction and/or mining equipment Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific? Salary and benefits commensurate with experience. We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test. This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: Follow us VEVRAA Federal Contractor Request Priority Protected Veteran Referrals Equal Opportunity Employeriminorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity