Shop Yard Boss

Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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 Shop Yard Boss for general maintenance of small tools and equipment that come into yard and yard equipment. Position offers full benefits including healthcare. If you meet the qualifications below please apply: 

A Shop Yard Boss is responsible for various functions including, but not limited to:

  • Maintains the overall cleanliness of all IX Yards (i.e. trash and yard debris removal)
  • Fueling and washing all equipment in and out of shop including support vehicles
  • Works under Yard Supervisor to ensure seasonal landscape duties are completed (i.e. snow plowing, lawn maintenance, etc.)
  • Responsible for timely and accurate loading and unloading of delivery trucks and trailers
  • Accurately filling out and filing move slips for all equipment, tools and materials sent out of shop
  • Other duties as assigned


  • H.S. Diploma or equivalent is required
  • Three years previous related experience is required
  • CDL A with tanker endorsement preferred
  • Must have strong organizational skills in order to handle the variety of tasks assigned and to be able to prioritize
  • Must develop positive working relationships with vendors
  • Must have some basic knowledge of heavy equipment/mechanics in order to know parts and speak intelligently with vendors
  • Position functions in the shop office as well as the field in all types of weather conditions
  • Occasional overtime may be necessary during peak times
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule at times

Along with a competitive salary, we offer a comprehensive and rich benefits package.  Interested candidates should submit/fax their resume along with salary history and requirements.

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.

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