Dozer and Excavator Operator

Corliss is hiring a Dozer/Excavator Operator to assist with the mining, production, and loading of aggregate, sand and soil materials. Successful applicant will have 2 or more years of experience in mining and/or heavy equipment operations and must be highly reliable and safety focused. Must have experience running equipment such as D6 to D10 dozers, PC 800 excavators or 365 Excavators.

Location: Puyallup, WA

Schedule: Monday through Friday, occasionally Saturday

Position Type: Full time / Hourly

Compensation: $28.00 to 36.59 per hour

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General Description:

  • Perform proper safety inspection on equipment before and after shift, communicate potential issues with shop staff.
  • Ensure that correct aggregate and soil products are continually placed in the correct areas.
  • Responsible for using heavy equipment to move material within the pit or maintain roads, berms and other pit structures. 
  • Continually participate in training per MSHA and company safety requirements. 
  • May be assigned special tasks as needed.

Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Strong drive to continually maintain the upmost safety standards. 
  • Must always be on high alert and observant of surroundings and potential safety hazards.
  • Strong understanding of safety standards and requirements in equipment operating and surface mining industries.
  • Highly dependable and reliable with a strong attendance record.
  • Ability to communicate clearly on the company radio and in person.
  • Ability to efficiently operate heavy equipment such loaders, bulldozers, excavators, etc.
  • Stay calm and level headed under pressure, ability to problem solve and make quick decisions when necessary.

Corliss offers a robust benefits package that includes:

  • Paid time off for Vacation and Sick Leave
  • 7 days paid Holidays
  • 2 Medical plan options:
    • PPO insurance plan
    • HDHP insurance plan with an $1,000 annual company contribution
  • Vison, dental and pharmaceutical insurance
  • Optional Flexible Spending Account or Healthcare Savings Account, HSA participants receive a company contribution.
  • Company paid Life and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance
  • Voluntary Term Life and AD&D insurance for employee and dependents
  • Optional Critical Illness supplemental insurance
  • Optional Accident supplemental insurance
  • 401k Retirement with company profit sharing contributions
  • Employee discount programs
  • Employee referral programs
  • Employee Assistance Programs offering a variety of financial, emotional, and physical well-being training and tools.

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Plant Locations

Sumner Plant
16805 64th St East
Sumner, WA 98390
Hours of Operation:
Mon. – Fri. 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Federal Way Plant
35053 Enchanted Parkway South
Federal Way, WA 98003
Hours of Operation:
Mon. – Fri. 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Enumclaw Plant
29410 SR HWY 410
Enumclaw, WA 98022
Hours of Operation:
Mon. – Fri. 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Puyallup Plant
18001 Meridian Ave E
Puyallup, WA 98375
Hours of Operation:
Mon. – Fri. 7:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Sunset Quarry Plant
30820 Quinnon Rd Ext
Wilkeson, WA 98321
Hours of Operation:
Open to account customers
Closed to public/call ahead for hours

Corporate Office
3106 Sumner Tapps Hwy E
Lake Tapps, WA 98391
Hours of Operation:
Mon. – Fri. 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM​ 

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