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Croell Inc. Heavy Equipment Operator in New Hampton, Iowa

Salary Range: $22-$25 per hour (Based on experience, location, etc.)

Daily per diem: $55

Willing to train

Company Overview:

Croell, Inc. is a family-owned regional construction company with over 100 multi-state locations. We are a major producer of concrete and produce concrete and asphalt road construction in the Midwest. We are an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO), Affirmative Action (AA) employer!

Position Overview:

The Heavy Equipment Operator will be responsible for operating a full range of heavy equipment. The Heavy Equipment Operator is a full-time, seasonal position that requires travel with overtime, reports to the Foreman, and has no supervisory responsibility.

For more information regarding this position, contact Jay at 319-240-0985.


  • $1500 Sign-On Bonus

    Essential Duties and Functions:

  • Be prompt and timely for all assigned shifts, schedules, and projects

  • Operate a full range of heavy equipment (i.e. skid steer loader, excavator, motor grader, backhoe, compact roller, front end loader, dozer, shoulder machine, concrete paver, concrete belt placer, concrete cure and texture machine, etc.)

  • Operate and maintain other equipment as needed

  • Perform inspections and maintenance of equipment such as greasing, checking oil, water, and tires/tracks

  • Perform physical duties about grade prep and/or concrete work (i.e. shovel, sledgehammer, rake, etc.)

  • Follow, enforce, and promote all company safety and quality requirements at all times

  • Willingness to perform duties outside the normal scope of work (i.e. work in poor weather conditions or outside normal hours)

    Position Requirements:

  • Consent to authorization of a pre-employment work screen and drug test

  • Consent to authorization of a pre-employment Motor Vehicle Record request

  • Basic mechanical skills

  • One to three years of experience in heavy equipment

  • Must be able to multi-task, prioritize and meet deadlines

  • Knowledge of road construction materials, processes, and industry requirements

  • Understand instructions from supervisory positions, both written and verbal

    Physical Requirements:

    The physical requirements to successfully perform the job functions are:

  • Ability to reach below/at/above shoulders

  • Pushing/Pulling

  • Twisting/Bending

  • Sitting/Standing/Balancing

  • Operate hand and foot controls

  • Simple/Firm grasping

  • Ability to carry over 50 pounds

  • Ability to lift/lower over 50 pounds

  • Squatting/Stooping/Crouching

  • Kneeling/Crawling

  • Gross manipulation (pinching)

    Croell, Inc. Benefit Offerings:

  • Salary Range: $22-$25 per hour (Based on experience, location, etc.)

  • Daily per diem: $55

  • Willing to train

  • Health – Dental – Vision Insurance

  • Company paid Life Insurance

  • Voluntary Life Insurance

  • Company Paid Short Term Disability

  • Voluntary Long-Term Disability

  • Paid Time Off and Holiday Pay

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • 401K with Company Match

  • Bereavement Pay

  • Potential for Advancement