Heavy Equipment Driver

LL Pelling Company Inc

North Liberty, IA Drivers & Transportation / Delivery & Distribution

Position starts mid-March to early April

Job Description:  

This is a full-time seasonal position that works from mid-March to early November.  This position does not require travel.

  • Load and unload heavy equipment onto a trailer such as asphalt pavers, rollers, backhoes, excavators, etc.
  • Transport and deliver heavy equipment to/from job sites
  • Perform preventative maintenance
  • Perform pre-trip inspection for mechanical and safety issues
  • Ability to work alone or with minimal supervision
  • Other duties as assigned by Shop Manager
  • Ability to work Monday through Saturday during the day.  Overtime required.

Position Requirements:

  • Be at least 18 years of age or older
  • Valid Class A commercial driver's licence (CDL) with insurable driving record
  • Minimum of 1 year heavy equipment driver experience
  • Ability to sit and drive for long periods of time
  • Walk, climb, stoop, kneel, and crouch
  • Ability to follow written and oral directions in English
  • Ability to complete written reports and a daily timecard by hand
  • Regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds

Work Environment:

  • Exposed to moving mechanical parts; fumes or airborne particles such as dust, dirt, fumes, etc.
  • Ability to work in an external environment and under many weather conditions such as frigid cold, heat and humidity, exposure to vibration and or/loud noise
  • Will be exposed to working in and around heavy equipment in motion, must be continuously alert to the equipment operators and laborers moving in and around job site
  • Will be exposed to various construction job sites with multiple contractors and varying levels of traffic control devices including pilot cars

 Benefits: Like our people, our benefits are some of the best in the area.  

  • Hourly wage based on experience 
  • Health/Dental/Vision Insurance 
  • Flexible Spending Account Plan
  • Free Life Insurance on employees
  • Free Life Insurance on spouse/dependents
  • Short Term Disability 
  • Long Term Disability 
  • 401k Match (matched dollar-for-dollar up to 5% of salary)
  • Wellness Program 
  • Safety Incentive Program

Company Info: If you’re looking for a rewarding career with great benefits and family culture, LL Pelling could be the place for you. Since 1948, we've built our business on the principles of integrity, quality, and safety.  It means we treat our employees like family; we pay well, ensure safe work environments, and offer great benefits - some of the best in the construction industry!  Our estimators work hard to secure projects that keep everyone working; employees typically work at least 50 hours/week during the season.  If you're looking for an employer with a solid reputation that pays well and treats you right, then join our team!


Pre-employment drug screening employer
Random drug testing employer
Minorities, women, and vets encouraged to apply.
LL Pelling participates in E-verify post-employment.

Job ID: 67347

Posted 11 days ago

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