Posted: Sep 17, 2020

Loader Operator

F.O. Day Company - Rockville, MD
Salary: Hourly
Application Deadline: Nov 30, 2020

Loader Operator: This is an hourly-rated skilled craft position whose primary function is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the Loader. This position operates loaders equipped with front-mounted hydraulically powered bucket or various attachments.


  • 2 years’ experience preferred
  • Pass drug & alcohol screening.
  • Must be 18 years or older,
  • Must be able to understand work directions and communicate effectively with job site supervisors and fellow employees.

Job Duties:

  • Discuss plans for the day’s work with field manager, reviews blueprints if necessary, and determines the best method of getting assigned work done safely, accurately, and on time.
  • Operate the Loader in a safe and appropriate manner.
  • Make judgments regarding the most efficient operations of equipment and attachments.
  • Perform equipment maintenance duties such as cleaning, greasing, and oiling machines.
  • Understand and follow directions from supervisors.
  • Operate other heavy equipment and assist the crew with other construction-related duties as required.

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to lift and carry, on a frequent basis, at least 50 lbs.
  • Maintain constant alertness to the multiple concurrent activities of the construction site, including the activities of other employees and contractors, the operation of stationary equipment, and the movement of mobile equipment.
  • Frequently walk on uneven surfaces, including natural ground in varying weather conditions.

Work Environment:

  • Work is performed outdoors in all weather conditions.
  • An employee regularly works near heavy equipment and moving machinery.

About F.O. Day Company:
For over 75 years, family-owned F.O. Day has developed into an award-winning construction company by building close relationships with our extended family of valued clients, trusted employees, and dedicated subcontractors & suppliers. F.O. Day’s Corporate Headquarters supports its Regional Offices and five asphalt production facilities. Led by management in these facilities our employees focus on safety, quality, and performance supported by state-of-the-art technology and equipment.
F.O. Day Company provides excellent career opportunities and offers a very competitive compensation and benefits package such as:


  • Competitive Compensation
  • Paid Holidays
  • Healthcare Benefits
  • Continuous Job Training
  • Company Paid Life and AD&D Insurance
  • 401K with Company Contribution

F.O. Day Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without any discrimination due to their race, gender, religion, age, marital status, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, state, or local law. This policy extends to all aspects of employment with F.O. Day Company, including, but not limited to, recruitment, hiring decisions, assignment, advancement, compensation, benefits, retention, and termination.