Nuverra Environmental Solutions

  • Equipment & Scale Operator

    Job Locations US-ND-Watford City
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(4/11/2018 8:08 AM)
    # of Openings
  • Overview

    Nuverra have an immediate opening for Equipment & Scale Operator at our Treatment Center in Watford City, ND location. This position will perform maintenance/repairs on our truck fleet and equipment. If you are eager to work for a leader in the industry, with years of proven success then Nuverra has a home for you.


    The primarily responsible of the Equipment & Scale Operator is to operate heavy equipment such as dozers, loaders, road grader, excavators and scale, as well as preventive and routine maintenance of equipment. This position communicates with the Operational Manager about daily assignments and provides oversight and technical expertise with equipment operations. When in operation of the scale responsibilities will include receiving, weighing and recording loads brought into the waste site.


    What we have to offer you…

    Compensation and Benefits:

    • Generous pay – based on skills and experience
    • Holiday Pay
    • Paid Orientation/Training Program
    • Direct Deposit
    • Paid Time Off (PTO)
    • Safety Boot & Prescription Eyewear reimbursement
    • Extensive benefit package -major medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability
    • Company provided EAP (Employee Assistance Program)
    • 401k w/Company match


    What you need to apply…


    • Experience with water transfer, SWD or processing facility experience is required.
    • Five or more years in the operation and maintenance of Heavy Equipment
    • Must have a valid driver’s license
    • Ability to multi-task and work cooperatively with others
    • Effectively work as a team player and collaborate with others
    • Maintain organized and orderly working environment, including instructing customers of safety and company policies
    • Basic computer skills
    • Oil and gas operations and/or scale operations preferred
    • High School Diploma or GED
    • Must have a working knowledge of mechanical, electrical, and other maintenance-related areas
    • Strong oral and written skills
    • Ability to provide clear direction


    Physical Demands and Work Environment

    • Must be able to lift 50lbs, occasionally up to 75lbs
    • Wear all required PPE
    • Have full range of mobility in upper and lower body in order to be able to work in various positions, but not limited to stooping, standing, bending over, sitting, kneeling, squatting, and walking for extended periods of time.
    • Be able to reach over head with hands and arms, climb or balance
    • Be able to use hands and fingers to handle or feel objects, tools or controls,
    • The noise level requires ear protection while operating equipment
    • Will work in all weather conditions


    Nuverra is an equal employment opportunity (EEO) employer. Nuverra provides opportunities in all aspects of employment on the basis of business need, job requirements, and individual qualifications, without regard to a person’s age, race, color, national origin, sex, religion, disability, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. Nuverra also provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. Please advise Nuverra if you require an accommodation in the application process.


    Essential Job Functions:

    • Ability to working with minimal supervision, performing all duties required to develop short and long site plans
    • Ability to read slopes and grades preferred
    • Constantly evaluate site for compliance and safety issues
    • Operate compactors and other small equipment or hand tools in order to complete projects
    • Perform tasks as directed by Operational Manager
    • Operate computerized scale
    • Obtain information on loads brought into waste site, to include accepting or rejecting contents of the load and recording the information
    • Obtain samples for observation and testing
    • Maintain scale certification
    • Conduct basic maintenance on equipment
    • Willing to work different shifts and overtime


    This description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties and responsibilities of the position. Incumbents will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and duties outside of their normal responsibilities as assigned by their supervisor. 


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