Mobile Equipment Operator 2

Delight, AR 71940, USA Req #1889
Wednesday, May 15, 2024
Stella-Jones is North America's leading producer of industrial pressure-treated wood products. Responding to the vital infrastructure needs of our economy, we manufacture and distribute railway ties, utility poles, residential lumber and industrial wood products across the continent.
Stella-Jones recruits team members who embody our core values and desire an environment where growth is inspired, dedication is recognized, and achievement is rewarded. Our ever-expanding footprint provides a great prospect for career advancement as we seek to develop our emerging leaders.


This role operates a knuckleboom, wheel loader, or front-end loader by performing the following duties. The ideal candidate will have experience operating heavy equipment such as loaders, backhoes, bulldozers and other heavy industrial equipment.


Principal Responsibilities:

  • Loads, unloads, sorts and transports materials.
  • Moves materials to and from processing equipment, railroad cars and trucks, treating trams, storage bins and other areas as required.
  • Moves levers and presses pedals to drive truck and control movement of lifting apparatus.
  • Positions forks, lifting platform or other lifting device under, over or around loaded pallets, skids, boxes, product or materials and transports load to designated area.
  • Unloads and stacks material by raising and lowering lifting device.
  • Participates in physical inventories.
  • Assists in moving of treatment charges for storage, loading and unloading.
  • Assists in maintenance and service of mobile equipment as required, including inspections, fueling, safety and cleaning as required.
  • Documents and reports mechanical operation and maintenance requirements of equipment.
  • Assists in the hazardous waste processing, handling and loading for shipment.
  • Participates and contributes to company safety program.
  • Performs other job related duties as assigned.

Mobile Equipment Operator 3 will be trained for the qualifications and proficiency of a Mobile Equipment Operator 2

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.



  • Education: High school diploma or GED
  • Experience: Mobile heavy equipment operator experience with wood products preferred. *Must have front-end loader or tractor experience.
  • License/Certification: PIE certification

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Good eye/hand coordination
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out simple one or two step instructions

Employee Benefits:

As a Stella-Jones employee, you will have access to excellent benefits and incentives including:

  • The security of working for a company designated as an essential workplace
  • Comprehensive total benefits package with 3 medical plans to choose from
  • Several company-paid benefits including:
    • Dental and Vision coverage
    • Life insurance and Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) policies
    • Long-Term Disability Coverage
    • Access to a robust employee assistance program
  • Competitive compensation
  • Annual bonus program opportunity
  • 401(k) savings plan with generous Company match (150% on the first 4% deferred)
  • 2 weeks paid vacation and 9 holidays
  • Career advancement opportunities 
  • Ability to purchase Company stock 


Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled


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Other details

  • Job Family Operations
  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • Delight, AR 71940, USA