Scissor Lift Truck Driver and Operator (Class B CDL)
- Rushville, IN, United States
Morton Buildings, Inc. is the industry leader in post-frame construction. We have been in business for more than 110 years and have six manufacturing plants servicing 106 construction centers nationwide. Per year, across America, more than 3,500 new buildings sport the familiar Morton M.
The Scissor Operator will support the crews by utilizing the MBI scissor lift to assist in establishing safe work environments while constructing quality buildings as well as helping with roofing and other construction needs. The operator will follow and enforce all safety policies and procedures and ensure the Construction Procedure Manual, Best Building Practices, and the Building Construction Plans are the quality standards for construction.
This position can be based out of our Greencastle, IN or Rushville, IN Construction Centers
- Keep DOT logs up to date at all times and turned in weekly.
Support and follow all Morton Buildings’ procedures and processes.
Complete and turn in appropriate paperwork at all times--
Time cards on a daily basis
Form 61 from each job with correct information
Company credit card receipts submitted in a timely manner
Vehicle reports turned in monthly, with all receipts.
Adhere to all safety procedures
Overhead power line restrictions
Fall protection procedures
Treat all Morton Buildings employees in a professional manner.
Based on crew needs, schedule truck for designated projects, primarily roofs and ceilings.
Work with other crew personnel in a safe, organized, productive and enjoyable work environment treating everyone with dignity and respect
Schedule truck for designated projects, some travel required.
When work load is light, call around and make arrangements for future jobs
Potential for additional training and certifications on additional equipment
Report in writing all safety violations to the ACS, RM and Safety personnel.
Ensure quality work per the Construction Procedure Manual
Report all CPM violations to the ACS and RM
Maintain appropriate maintenance schedule on vehicle at all times per GE guidelines.
- Maintain an active Class B CDL license with airbrake endorsements and appropriate licensing to operate standard/manual transmissions
Individual must be able to pass D.O.T. Physical and Drug Screening
Must be able to comply with our safety equipment’s 275 lb. weight limit
Standard weight lifting requirements - 50 pounds, with occasional lifting up to 100 pounds
Capable of working in a physically demanding environment and at various heights (up to 40 feet)
Carpentry and/or roofing experience is required
Knowledge and skills needed to operate heavy equipment
Ability to work well independently
Knowledgeable in the construction industry
Established organizational and planning skills
This position requires 50-75% travel, which includes overnight travel possibly up to two weeks at a time.
- Excellent medical/dental/prescription coverage
- Life Insurance
- Paid holidays
- Paid vacation
- Paid sick time
- Bad weather pay
- 401k Opportunity
- ESOP Retirement Program in which you become an owner of the company
Morton Buildings, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug-Free Workplace. All candidates offered employment will be subject to a pre-placement test which does include a Motor Vehicle Record, DOT physical and drug screen.