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Job Description: Front End Loader Operator  
Department: Field
Location: Central Florida Area


Southland Construction, Inc. is a general contractor providing vertical, heavy highway, and utility construction services in Florida since 1977. Southland has employed as many as 205 full time experienced people with a wide variety of talents second to none in the construction industry. We perform services for both public and private clients.


We are looking for loader operators to join our team. 


  • Take action to avoid potential hazards and obstructions, such as utility lines, other equipment, other workers, and falling objects.

  • Start engines, move throttles, switches, and levers, and depress pedals to operate such stated machines.

  • Locate underground services, such as pipes and wires, prior to beginning work.

  • Monitor operations to ensure that health and safety standards are met.

  • Align machines with reference stakes and guidelines or ground or position equipment, following hand signals of other workers.

  • Load and move dirt, rocks, equipment, and materials, using trucks, crawler tractors, shovels, graders, or related equipment.

  • Coordinate machine actions with other activities, positioning or moving loads in response to hand or audio signals from crew members.

  • Greases, oils, and performs minor repairs on tractor, using grease gun, oil cans, and hand tools 

  • Other duties as required




  • 3-5 years of experience operating a loader

  • Knowledge of GPS systems preferred, but not required

We are an Equal Opportunity company.

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