Heavy Equipment Operator


    • High school or equivalent (Preferred)
    • Construction Experience: 1 year (Preferred)
    • Excavator: 1 year (Preferred)
    • Driver’s License (Preferred)
    • CDL A (Preferred)

Full Job Description

Heavy Equipment Operators needed!

Hourly wage is based upon experience level

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

– Operating heavy equipment – excavators, backhoes, dozers, loader, rollers, articulating trucks.

– Excavation and grading

– Utility installation – to include storm, water, sewer

– Reading and understanding construction plans

– Must be able to carry/handle heavy materials up to 75 pounds.

– Adhere to strict safety protocols and practices

– Execute daily work instructions received from Supervisor in a timely manner

– Perform routine maintenance on operating tools and equipment

– Drive company vehicles to assigned locations

– Clean and prepare job sites

Job Requirements:

– Seeking a candidate with 3+ years’ experience as a heavy equipment operator

– Must be 18 years of age or older

– Must have a valid US driver’s license

– Subject to background check and driving record

Excellent benefits package available which includes Health, Life, Dental Insurance, 401k with matching contributions and paid vacation.

David A. Nice Builders, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited under Federal, State or local laws

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Paid time off


  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


  • Construction Experience: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Excavator: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Driver’s License (Preferred)
  • CDL A (Preferred)

Labor type:

  • Construction

Typical start time:

  • 7AM

Typical end time:

  • 5AM

This Job Is:

  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply
  • Open to applicants who do not have a high school diploma/GED
  • A “Fair Chance” job (you or the employer follow Fair Chance hiring practices when performing background checks)
  • A good fit for applicants with gaps in their resume, or who have been out of the workforce for the past 6 months or more
  • Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma

Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Personal protective equipment provided or required

All projects are managed out of our main office in Williamsburg, VA. Typical employee commutes range from Williamsburg, Richmond and Hampton Roads.

To apply for this position, please submit your resume to info@davidnicebuilders.com or complete our online application below.

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