Job Summary:

The position of Swamper consists of assisting the Operator as needed.  The Swamper works with the Operator to ensure that the assigned project timelines are being met and that all equipment and vehicles are being maintained to Company standards.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that every job in progress is a priority and is completed within the expected/projected timeframe;
  • Confer with assigned Superintendent and Operator to coordinate operations and activities;
  • Ensure jobsite and company safety protocol is being met;
  • Daily understanding of where all flagged/marked lines are located;
  • Ensure that all lines are spotted and properly flagged;
  • Responsible for checking ditch depth as directed;
  • Pulls running lines;
  • Identify and notify Operator of any obstacles in the Operator’s digging path;
  • Inspect machine daily for cleanliness, any issues, etc.
  • Assist with required maintenance to machines and trucks at the end of every work day;
  • Assist with fueling machines and trucks and the end of every work day;
  • Interpret specifications, job orders, and company policies;
  • Complete timesheets/daily logs timely and accurately;
  • Make sure you have what you need to perform your daily duties;
  • Must be able to read, write and communicate in English.
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