• Dirt Operator

    Baker Concrete Construction, Inc.Port Arthur, TX 77640

    Job #1097977482

  • Baker Gulf Coast is taking application for an Industrial Dirt Operator.

    The Dirt and Finish Operator should be certified and have the ability to operate the following equipment when required: track hoe, rubber tire backhoe, front end loader, road grader/maintainer, bulldozer, hoe ram, ross carrier. Must learn and understand all safety hazards related to the work and learn to safely and effectively use or operate work related tools and equipment. Will be required to work in a plant operations or construction jobsite setting. Need current Basic Plus, TWIC w/PIN, Site Specifics, Valid DL/ID.

    Job Requirements:

    Read and interpret load charts

    • Interpret hand signals to determine where materials are to be placed

    • Perform minor maintenance or cleaning activities for tools and equipment

    • Perform daily inspections on equipment including checking fluids, refueling, adding fluids, and assessing component wear

    • Report malfunctioning equipment to supervisors

    • Prepare, fine-tune and level surfaces to specifications

    • Assist other craft workers as needed


    • Must be able to push/pull, lift, or carry up to 50 lbs.

    • Subject to repetitive use of hands/arms, and legs

    • Hand/eye coordination, depth perception important

    • Must be able to drive cars, trucks, forklifts, and other equipment

    • Must be able to communicate (hear, comprehend, and speak) to safely perform work

    • Will need to be able to perform sedentary to heavy work

    • May operate hand and power tools (electric, gas, and pneumatic) of all types

    • Climb and maintain balance on steel/wood framework, stairs, ladders, scaffolds, and equipment

    • Required to use hands to grasp, lift, handle, carry or feel objects on a frequent basis

    • Position may require prolonged bending/twisting, walking, crawling, kneeling, reaching overhead, squatting, pushing /pulling, or standing and lifting

    • Must be able to walk on uneven surfaces, muddy conditions, loose rock, loose/soft sand, etc.

    • May be required to work in confined spaces

    • Will be exposed to adverse weather conditions (Heat, Cold, Rain, Etc.)


    • Must have the ability to communicate effectively with management/ supervision

    • Talking, reading & writing comprehension is necessary for giving and receiving directions to perform work and/or safety policy

    • Work at various tempos, and concentrate amid distractions

    • Decision making skills necessary

    • Detail-oriented; must be able to remember, examine, and observe details


    Requisition ID: 3955

    Baker Concrete Construction is an Equal Opportunity Employer /Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled. Applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities who require a reasonable accommodation for any or part of the application process may make their requests known by emailing ~~~ or calling ~~~ and ask for HR.