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Equipment Operator Ames, IA
Country Landscapes, Inc.
$Commensurate with experience and qualifications
Country Landscapes was founded in Ames Iowa in 1981 with the goal and philosophy of providing unsurpassed quality in landscape design and construction services. Since then, we have expanded to include locations in Clear Lake, Des Moines and North Liberty.
Country Landscapes has established itself as a company that can help with any type of design + build project, from residential to large public and commercial projects. Country Landscapes is a great place to work, where the biggest efforts we make are always directed towards benefiting our employees!
Do you like being outside and working with your hands? Country Landscapes, Inc. is a design/build company specializing in diverse landscape, hardscapes and outdoor living spaces. We have openings for hard-working, conscientious, experienced or novice equipment operators.
Primary Duties: You will be installing diverse landscapes, including but not limited to limestone, block and boulder retaining walls, paver driveways, water features and plantings. We are equipment intense; you will be operating loaders, excavators, specialized equipment, tools and vehicles. You will be reading, interpreting and installing from landscape plans.
- Competitive wages based on landscape experience
- Guaranteed Overtime
- 100% paid health and dental insurance
- Matching 401K
- Bonus incentive program
- Paid vacation & sick leave
- Paid CDL training course
- No snow removal
- Pay over winter break (no winter lay-off)
- Opportunity for advancement
Requirements: Must have a willingness to obtain a class A CDL license, be able to work in groups, and operate equipment safely. Experience with operating skid loaders, excavators, semi's and other large equipment a plus. All applicants must be 18 years or older, have a valid driver's license, reliable vehicle to drive to jobsites, own a cell phone and have a clean driving record. All employees are subject to random drug testing. We are an EOE employer.