Fluor Equipment Operator in Afghanistan
Job Title Equipment Operator
Job Description Operates light, medium and some heavy equipment and light to heavy duty trucks. Performs a variety of skilled and semi-skilled duties related to project construction, operations and maintenance activities. May operate single axle dump trucks, dual axle dump trucks with automatic and manual transmissions, loaders, roller and compactors, tractors, sprayers, sweepers, plows, forklifts, backhoes and related equipment. Checks equipment condition and reports major mechanical issues; performs minor or emergency repairs, if needed. May train less skilled workers in operation and care of equipment. Performs manual labor or other duties as
Position may be located in a war zone in a contingency environment with harsh and dangerous working and living conditions, including lifting and carrying 40 pounds of personal protective equipment for extended periods of time. To ensure safety, health, and security measures within the contract are met, all employees shall be literate in English (read, write, speak and understand).
Living conditions on the project are most likely austere. The most austere sleeping may be in environmentally conditioned tents on “Army type” cots. Restrooms and showers may be 250 feet or further from sleeping quarters. Laundry service for 15 pounds twice per week is commonly provided. Meals are provided at regular intervals in cafeteria or “dining facility” style environment. Living area will most likely have constant hum of generators or similar equipment nearby.
Fluor values the contributions of a diverse and inclusive workforce and is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.
Basic Job Requirements High school diploma / GED equivalent preferred. Three (3) years related experience.
Preferred Qualifications Prior Military and/or Contingency Operations experience preferred.
Degree Required No
Requisition Number 89646BR
We reserve the right to modify or revise the job descriptions in part or in its entirety. Reasonable accommodations will be made in accordance with governing law.
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other criteria protected by federal, state or local law.