Heavy Equipment Operators

03 Apr 2024

Caton Construction Group, one of the Caton Companies, headquarters in Troy, VA is growing! Currently seeking EXCAVATOR and DOZER Operators for our roadway project in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina (Cornelius). Dozer Operators with MACHINE CONTROL DOZER experience are preferred. Excavator Operators with pipe laying/trench boxes/utility experience are preferred.

The heavy equipment operator operates a variety of contractor equipment and properly maintains the equipment on a daily basis.

Starting pay is based on skills and experience.

Apply for Dozer Operator - Cornelius, NC using the link below:



Works with and assists in moving and grading dirt, digging ditches and trenches, hoisting material, tools, equipment, and any related work with a bulldozer, excavator, backhoe, road grader or front-end loader.

Performs routine inspection and preventive maintenance on assigned equipment and refers defects or repairs to the supervisor.

Performs all duties in conformance to appropriate safety and security standards.

Supervisory Responsibility

This position has no supervisory responsibilities.

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time position. Normal days and hours of work are Monday – Friday, with time provided for lunch, hours may vary. Work may be local or out of town in which case overnight stays are required. This position frequently requires long hours and weekend work. Overtime is anticipated.

Travel/ Driving

Travel is primarily local during the business day, although some out-of-area and overnight travel may be expected.

Driver’s license is required.

Required Education and Experience

High school diploma or equivalent.

Four years’ experience involving the use of medium and heavy equipment.

Preferred Education and Experience

Company Benefits

Competitive Compensation Package

Comprehensive Health, Vision and Dental Insurance

FSA Program

401K Program with 4% company match

8 Paid Holidays plus personal floating holiday

80 hours of accrued Paid time Off (PTO) the first year

And more…

Why you should apply:

Excellent working environment

Working for a company that cares about your success

Working for a growing company

Employment is conditional on satisfactorily completing all pre-employment requirements including background and drug screen. Starting wages depend skills and experience.

Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities and females are encouraged to apply.

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