Experience: 3 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Chatham, Virginia, United States
Wood has an exciting opportunity for a Helper in Chatham, Virginia.
Authorization to work lawfully in the US without sponsorship from Wood is required
- The Mowing Operators will be responsible for mowing and weed eating on specified field operations locations using company-owned mowing equipment. The Maintenance Foreman will provide the Mowing Operators with direct supervision and a daily and weekly work schedule with locations requiring mowing clearly identified.
- The Mowing Operators will be expected to follow all company health, safety, environmental and regulatory policies and practices, and provide good stewardship for company-owned equipment.
- The Mowing Operators will be responsible for performing routine maintenance and minor repairs of company-owned mowing equipment, and for immediately notifying the Maintenance Foreman of any required major repairs to company-owned mowing equipment.
- The Mowing Operators will be responsible for moving the company-owned mowing equipment to and from each work location, driving between work locations, unloading and loading equipment onto the company-owned trailer, and returning mowing equipment to warehouse and yard complex at the end of each workday.
- When weather or other conditions prevent mowing operations, the Mowing Operators will be expected to perform other tasks as selected and assigned by the Maintenance Foreman
- The Mowing Operators will always follow requirements for personal protective equipment (PPE), including: FRC pants and shirts, steel-toed safety boots, safety glasses, hard hats and hearing protection.
Skills / Qualifications
- The Mowing Operators should have a high school diploma or equivalent and 3 + years of experience in the commercial mowing and/or landscaping business.
- The Mowing Operators should have experience operating mowing equipment similar or equivalent to the company-owned equipment: 40 hp tractor with brush hog and loader attachments, 48" stand-on mower, various weed eating equipment.
- The Mowing Operators must have a valid Texas driver's license and a driver safety record consistent with Vehicle and Driving Policy.
- The Mowing Operator positions are seasonal and correspond to the seasons when grass and weeds are actively growing.
- These roles will report directly to the Maintenance Foreman
- Impeccable integrity and commitment to performing work in a manner that meets quality expectations
- Values lower cost and efficient operations; openly shares ideas about improving efficiency and reducing costs with supervisor
- Takes direction and works diligently to complete assigned work according to schedule; notifies supervisor of any delays to completing assigned work so that supervisor can identify other resources to complete work if necessary
- Immediately notifies supervisor of any unsafe equipment or conditions at work locations; understands that he/she has the right and obligation to Stop Work if unsafe conditions are observed
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Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at www.woodplc.com and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.