Wheel Loader Operator Job Description : WheelLoader Operator Reporting to the Foreman, the LoaderOperator is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of theLoader.
This position operates loaders equipped with front-mountedhydraulically powered bucket or scoop which is used to transportaggregate or other materials, feed hoppers or chutes, and / or stockpileaggregates.
Responsibilities; · Operates straight or articulated rubber-tired tractor-type vehicleequipped with front-mounted hydraulically powered bucket or scoopto lift and transport bulk materials to from storage or processingareas, to feed conveyors, hoppers, or chutes, and to load trucks orrailcars.
Performs routine maintenance on loader, like lubricating, fueling,andcleaning.· Operate the Loader and other heavy equipment in a safe andappropriatemanner.
Perform daily maintenance and safety checks ofequipment.· Understand and follow directions from supervisors as to requiredworkarea.
Ensure a sound understanding of the issues involving grounddisturbance.· Operate Loader on public or private roadways, maintaining properawareness of one’ssurroundings.
Perform routine cleaning and maintenance to ensure smooth operationof theLoader.· Train new employees in the safe and efficient operation of theLoader.
Operate other heavy equipment and other construction related dutiesasrequired.· Identify complex problems and review related information to developand evaluate options and implementsolutions.