Heavy Equipment Operator

Livermore, CA posted on January 2

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Nova Group Inc., a Quanta Services company, is an industry leading general engineering construction company with 40 plus years of experience worldwide. Nova specializes in hydrant fueling, waterfront, electrical and utility military construction projects for the Department of Defense (NAVFAC, ACOE). Nova exceeds customer expectations through innovative construction, safety, quality and outstanding customer service.

Headquartered in Napa, CA, with regional offices in Port Orchard, WA, Japan and project locations stretching across the US, as well as internationally, the opportunities are endless with Nova! Nova offers employees competitive health benefits, matching 401K contributions, career advancement opportunities, and endless training opportunities. Individuals who pride themselves on having a strong work ethic, commitment to their integrity, interest in giving back to local communities, and who are willing to relocate for career advancement opportunities should not hesitate to apply!


Primary Function:  

We are looking for Heavy Equipment Operators (Marine construction experience preferred)


Basic Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Must be able to efficiently and safely operate Excavator, Loader, Backhoe, Forklift and/or other heavy equipment.
  • Experience with grading and grade checking
  • Follow direction of the Superintendent and Foreman with regards to daily production schedule and activities.
  • Follow all safety policies and procedures.
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned.
  • Maintain proper care in the use and maintenance of equipment.


  • 3 plus years’ experience(preferred).
  • Ability to lift heavy objects.
  • Walk/Stand for long periods of time.
  • Perform strenuous physical labor in outdoor elements.
  • Must be able to work weekends and/or overtime when needed.
  • Must have valid DL.



  • Ability to pass pre-employment and random drug screening
  • Ability to gain federal base access (includes background check)
  • Construction experience preferred



  • 401k
  • Health Insurance
  • Prevailing Wage including Health and Welfare Fringe Benefits and Cash Fringes