NiSource Heavy Equipment Operator A - Multiple Locations (Logansport, Fort Wayne, Auburn IN) in Merrillville, Indiana

Operate, service and maintain according to prescribed procedures all types of heavy equipment classified as Heavy Equipment, Class A; make minor field repairs and adjustments. Perform duties such as:

Operate, service and maintain according to prescribed procedures all heavy equipment classified as Heavy Equipment, Class A; make minor field repairs and adjustments.

Install, remove, inspect and adjust side-boom equipment.

Maintain inspection and service records for equipment operated.

Take reasonable care of Company tools and equipment that are assigned to him during working hours.

Keep assigned equipment work areas in a clean and orderly condition.

Report irregularities and abnormal conditions.

Direct and instruct employees assigned to work with him.

Assist in the training of other employees.

Perform similar or less skilled work in this classification or, when the diversity of work load requires, perform similar or less skilled work in equal or lower classifications.

Perform duties in accordance with the Companys safety rules and operating regulations and practices.

Complete any reports and forms used in connection with the performance of duties.

Meet the Companys requirements as to General Qualifications; have the qualifications of Construction Mechanic, Class A, and meet the following qualifications:

Have satisfactorily performed the duties of Construction Mechanic, Class A, or the equivalent.

Have a working knowledge of equipment classified as Heavy Equipment, Class A.

Have the required aptitudes and abilities to operate heavy equipment classified as Heavy Equipment, Class A.

Have a working knowledge of the Operators Manuals for heavy equipment classified as Heavy Equipment, Class A.

Value inclusion within your day to day responsibilities by respecting others perspectives/convictions, engaging others opinions, creating a safe environment where people, ideas, and opinions are valued within your Team/Customers and external partners.Respect and take into consideration diversity within your Team/Customers and external work partners by valuing different world views, challenges, and cultures that represent all walks of life and all backgrounds.Treat others with respect and consideration. Actively participate in creating and contributing to a positive work environment.

NiSource is committed to providing equal employment opportunities in each of its companies to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any protected group status as defined by law. Each employee is expected to abide by this principle.By applying, you may be considered for other job opportunities.

For immediate consideration, please apply on-line at careers.nisource.com on or before September 19, 2017.

Job Family: Operations Skilled/Hourly