Now Hiring – Heavy Equipment Operators

Phylway Construction has immediate openings for Heavy Equipment Operators. Candidates should have at least two years of experience operating dozers, excavators, motor-graders, and/or John Deere tractors (i.e., 6170’s to 9630’s) with attachments (disc, roller-blade, scrapers).   Experience working on levees and with GPS equipment preferred.  Projects are located generally in the New Orleans area and in the Vicksburg, MS area.

Heavy Equipment Operator Duties and Responsibilities

  • Inspect equipment and fill out equipment inspection report daily
  • Fuel equipment daily
  • Perform minor equipment maintenance as required
  • Report needs for larger equipment repairs to the superintendent
  • Follow directions from superintendent
  • Follow all safety requirements while operating equipment

Heavy Equipment Operator Requirements and Qualifications

  • Valid driver’s license or must have transportation
  • First Aid and CPR trained a plus but not required
  • Strong work ethic and physical ability to perform duties required


  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • 401k retirement planning with company match
  • Short-Term & Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Paid vacations
  • Paid holidays
  • Per Diem
  • Life and Dependent Life insurance
  • Cafeteria Plan – Section 125

 To be considered for this position please complete an on-line application found under the Employment tab of our website at www.phylway.com.

Phylway is an equal opportunity employer



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