Heavy Equipment Operator

Location: Cleveland, Ohio / Cheswick, Pennsylvania / Chantilly, Virginia

Independence Excavating, Inc., a nationally recognized industry leader in challenging site development, demolition, environmental remediation and concrete crushing seeks to fill the position of a Heavy Equipment Operator. Position offers full benefits including healthcare. If you meet the qualifications below please apply: 

A Heavy Equipment Operator is responsible for various functions including, but not limited to:

  • Perform daily safety maintenance and checks
  • Ensure heavy equipment is safely and securely stored
  • Inform and advise management for maintenance or major repairs on equipment
  • Respond to signals and directions by staff and work in coordination with them

Aptitude/Abilities/Skills: 

  • High School Diploma or equivalent is required
  • 3-5 years’ experience running heavy equipment such as excavators and dozers is required
  • GPS experience is preferred
  • Must be willing to do general maintenance of the equipment
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, other agencies and the public
  • Must be able to perform a try-out running the equipment during the interview process
  • Must be able to pass a drug screen
  • Position functions in the field (100%), in all types of weather conditions


Independence Excavating, INC. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we value workplace diversity and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Interested applicants can contact us and submit their resume online.

Apply for this position at www.DigeronimoCompanies.com/Careers