Beitzel Corporation

  • Advanced Heavy Equipment Operator - Field Services

    Job Locations US-MD-Grantsville | US-OH-Cambridge | US-WV-Wheeling | US-PA-Washington | US-PA-Waynesburg | US-WV-Morgantown | US-PA-Uniontown | US-WV-Kingwood | US-PA-Somerset | US-MD-Oakland | US-MD-Cumberland | ...
    Job ID
    Oil and Gas
    Employment Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    Beitzel Corporation is an industrial construction and service company with over 40 years of experience in the energy, mining, industrial construction and aggregate industries. Corporate Headquarters is located in Grantsville, MD with several offices throughout the region. Beitzel Corporation offers a positive work environment, competitive wages,  travel pay, excellent health insurance including: medical, dental and vision, life insurance, short and long term  disability, 401(k) with a company match, paid holidays and paid time off.


    Beitzel Corporation is now accepting applications for a full-time and experienced Heavy Equipment Operator.  The Heavy Equipment Operator should be highly skilled and able to responsibly demonstrate the safe and skillful operation of earth-moving equipment such as excavators, dozers, haul trucks, compactors, loaders, skid steers, bobcats and other pieces of equipment and attachments. Candidate will participate in various types of excavation work to include, but not limited to:  large construction, site preparation and development, road work, pad sites, tree clearing and grubbing, underground utility work, grading, trenching, digging, dredging, storm water management, demolition, compaction, slip repair, etc..


    The Heavy Equipment Operator position will require a flexible work schedule and a willingness to work extended hours to include weekends, holidays, evenings and extensive overnight/out-of-town work as needed. 


    Areas of operations include, but are not limited to:  MD, OH, PA, WV, VA, and NJ.



    • Operates heavy equipment such as excavators, backhoes and front end loaders to excavate or move dirt, rock, sand, gravel and other materials
    • Responsible for safe slopes on excavations and proper barricading
    • Locate utilities and other buried lines prior to digging
    • Knowledge of trenching and shoring standards
    • Inspects and maintains equipment as required
    • Digs, spreads and levels dirt, gravel or sand; and, mixes, pours and spreads concrete and asphalt using hand tools
    • Performs a variety of machine and non-machine tasks such as removing forms, placing pipe in trench, jack hammering, tamping, etc.
    • Exercise proper care, maintenance and operation of company equipment
    • Adhere to all Company Safety Policies
    • Performs miscellaneous other duties and responsibilities as required


    • Minimum 5+ years of general experience in earthwork and heavy equipment operations
    • Highly skilled in operating dozers and excavators
    • Fine grade experience preferred 
    • Must be able to skillfully operate equipment in a safe, expeditious manner and in accordance with safe practices including the use of proper trench protection (trench box /shield)
    • Must have knowledge of crane/boom signals; safe working loads of equipment; and proper rigging procedures
    • Must have basic knowledge of equipment mechanics and maintenance
    • Ensure equipment is cared for and maintained for efficient and safe daily operations
    • Team-oriented and able to work effectively and efficiently with others 

      Preferred Qualifications:

    • Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Class A
    • Possess proven skills in welding, concrete, pipe fitting, mechanicals, plumbing, electrical, etc.
    • Certified in SafeLand, OSHA 10 and/or MSHA surface training

    Additional Eligibility Qualifications

    1. Must possess or be able to obtain a valid and appropriate state driver’s license prior to employment
    2. This position requires the completion of a thorough background check including employment and education verification, SSN eVerify, employment references, and pre-employment drug screening. In accordance with our Organization’s Drug and Alcohol policy employees are required to participate in random, post-accident and reasonable suspicion drug and alcohol testing.


    AAP/EEO Statement 
    Beitzel Corporation is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We provide opportunities without regard to any protected classes under applicable law.


    ADA Statement

    Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


    Other Duties
    This job posting is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required for this position. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.



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