Heavy Equipment Operator II

Charah Solutions, Inc. Savannah , GA 31401

Posted 2 months ago

Charah is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V

With 30 years of experience, Charah Solutions, Inc. is a leading provider of environmental and maintenance services to the power generation industry, with operations in coal-fired and nuclear power generation sites across the country. Based in Louisville, Kentucky, Charah Solutions assists utilities with all aspects of managing and recycling ash byproducts generated from the combustion of coal in the production of electricity as well as routine power plant maintenance and outage services for coal and nuclear energy providers. The company also designs and implements solutions for ash pond management and closure, landfill construction, fly ash and slag sales, and structural fill projects.

We operate and maintain the latest in equipment and heavy machinery with a substantial fleet consisting of various sized dozers, excavators, dredges, loaders, backhoes, trucks, compactors, water trucks and a short-line railroad.

We pride ourselves on making things happen. Our positions require passionate individuals who demonstrate initiative, takes ownership, and exhibit a high level of personal leadership, conviction and spirit of innovation.

Charah offers: Competitive Pay, Medical, Dental, Vision, Company Paid Short & Long Term Disability, Life Insurance, 401(k) with Company Contribution After 1 year, Paid Time Off, Incredible Safety Record, Well Maintained Equipment.


This position is responsible for the use and operation of heavy construction equipment which includes Dozer, Front End loader, Excavator and Grader. This position requires a multi-faceted track and wheel driven heavy equipment operator that can safely, productively, and with proven skill, control, maneuver, and navigate numerous types of construction equipment to a high degree of grading and excavation accuracy. Has a full understanding of construction survey, including grade control and elevations specific to engineered plans and specifications


Position may involve performing other duties as required, which may not be mentioned below. Specific functions may change from time to time.

"*" Denotes essential function

  • *Load and move dirt, rocks, equipment, and materials, using trucks, crawler tractors, shovels, graders, or related equipment

  • *Drive and maneuver equipment equipped with blades in successive passes over working areas to remove topsoil, vegetation, and rocks, and to distribute and level earth or terrain.

  • *Coordinate machine actions with other activities, positioning or moving loads in response to hand or audio signals from crew members.

  • *Perform routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.

  • *Must be able to quickly and repeatedly adjust controls of machine to exact positions as necessary.

  • *Learn, follow, and promote all safety regulations of Charah and its customers.

  • *Must have the ability to communicate clearly, listen and understand information through spoken words and sentences to ensure full comprehension of job duties, safety regulations, and other situations that may require an immediate response.

  • *May require night, weekend, holiday, and/or overtime work based on the job site's operation schedule.

  • Performs other duties as assigned by immediate supervisor or upper management.


  • This position requires working in the internal and external environment.

  • This position requires a flexible work schedule; night and/or weekends will be required.


  • Working knowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in ash management, structure fills, and landfills.

  • Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.

  • Previous work-related skill, knowledge, and/or experience are required.

  • High School diploma or equivalent is required.

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills.

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Heavy Equipment Operator II

Charah Solutions, Inc.