Savage Services

Operator - GPS Heavy Equipment

Job ID
Employment Type
Regular Full-Time
General Labor


The GPS Heavy Equipment Operator will be responsible for moving product inside the Xcel Power Plant located in Hayden, CO.  At this location, we handle coal and ash.



  • Operate the heavy equipment with GPS control systems to move product including: Dozer, Loader, Grader, Excavator, etc.
  • Assist in Savage’s preventative maintenance program by washing, making small repairs, greasing equipment, and reporting known maintenance issues
  • Contribute to Savage’s safety program which includes attending all safety meetings
  • Other duties as assigned


  • 2-3 years documented experience with GPS Equipment operation
  • Able to make field adjustments for GPS
  • Must be able to pass detailed background check
  • Mechanically inclined
  • Understands safe work practices pertaining to an industrial environment
  • Makes difficult decisions quickly and thoughtfully when under pressure
  • Knowledge of, or ability to learn, operations outside of general duties
  • Willing to assist with maintenance, clean-up and anything else that requires attention, as directed by the dock manager, supervisor, or lead operator
  • Ability to deal with emergency situations
  • Can identify potential hazards in and around the work area


  • High school diploma/GED

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be willing to work in any weather condition and exposed to the elements
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs


Savage is an innovative supply-chain solutions company. We are the leading provider of fully integrated systems, designed and operated to solve unique logistics and materials management challenges for industrial companies throughout North America.  Each of us at Savage is committed to integrity and delivering reliable, sustainable services in a safe and environmentally responsible manner.  We expect our people to be progressive, relentlessly seeking improvement; experiencing opportunities for personal growth by working for a world-class organization and leader in the industry.



Savage offers competitive benefits that include: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, 401k with company match, profit sharing, paid time off and opportunities for future growth.


Savage is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a drug free workplace.


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