Heavy Equipment Operator

  • Job Reference: 00001822-1
  • Date Posted: 2 November 2021
  • Company: Hodge Western Corp
  • Location: Prineville, Oregon
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Hodge Western Corp. is a growing construction company in the Central Oregon area specializing in large volume, high production rock sawing and utility trenching. Large utility scale solar, water lines, sewer mains and other misc. excavations utilizing specialized excavation and backfill equipment are the focal point of our operation. We are seeking to fill positions within the company that will be a part of our continued success. Much of this work is throughout the Western United States so travel is a component.


Experienced Heavy Equipment Operator

  • Must be proficient in the operation of all common excavation equipment including but not limited too- excavators, dozers, wheel loaders, backhoes, skid steers, off-road dump trucks. Ability to operate a motor grader is a plus
  • Knowledge in GPS machine control is preferred
  • Good communication skills and punctuality is a must
  • Possess strong organizational skills and the motivation to operate in a clean professional manner.


  • Daily start-up procedures of equipment
  • Daily maintenance of equipment including greasing, cleaning of filters, fueling and cleaning of cab
  • Communicate any damage or maintenance needs to supervisor
  • Maintain and ensure consistent and accurate field reporting including daily reports, extra work orders, safety logs, and incident reports. Be able to identify and track additional work beyond scope
  • Conduct self that represents the company in a safe and professional manner
  • Ability to work 8-12 hours a day, 5-6 days a week.


  • Paid sick and vacation
  • Medical insurance
  • Retirement plan


  • Email resumes to employment@hodgewesterncorp.com , or mail to 1617 SW Baldwin Rd, Prineville OR 97754
  • Applicants should send a resume with references. Applications will be held in strict confidence and references will not be contacted prior to interview and applicant's authorization to contact references.

About Us

Hodge Western Corp. Hodge Western Corp. is an established and growing company in Oregon. We offer competitive compensation based on qualifications and comprehensive benefits. We are a drug free company, and we take safety seriously. Please visit our website at www.hodgewesterncorp.com to learn more. Hodge Western Corp. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.

PAY: $25-$30/hour DOE