Asphalt Paver Operator Job Description:

This position requires previous experience as an Asphalt Paving Machine Operator. 


  • Must be able to Utilize pedals, levers and steering wheel to control direction and speed of machine and maneuver into operating position

  • Communicate with Dump Truck Drivers for proper operation; control pushing of preceding Dump Truck to maintain flow of asphalt into hopper and thickness of asphalt installation

  • Use of levers and switches to control burners, screed width, etc. Understand, meet and plan grade cross slope requirements. 

  • Ability to set flow, adjust screed crown and strike off, and operate equipment holding a straight line.

  • Performs pre-starting check of fluids (oil, coolant, etc.) and inspection for damage. 

  • May be required to perform other labor/operator related tasks (based on experience, abilities, knowledge of incumbent and direction of Foreman) as necessary in assisting crew with job completion

Position Requirements Must:

  • Be at least 18 years old

  • Possess 3-5 years of asphalt experience (must specify experience when replying)

  • Possess 3-5 years experience operating asphalt equipment

  • Stand for long periods of time

  • Walk, climb, stoop, kneel, and crouch

  • Ability to work 40+ hours outdoors, frequently exposed to outside weather conditions

  • Strong work ethic with attention to detail

  • Must be able to understand work directions and communicate effectively with job site supervisors and fellow employees

  • Regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50-75 pounds 

  • Possess valid driver’s license with insurable driving and reliable transportation to work

  • High School/GED


  • Previous asphalt, line striping, grading, or seal coat experience

  • Have a Class-A Commercial Driver License (CDL) with Air Brake Endorsement

  • Previous experience doing outdoor labor work in extreme heat 

  • This position performs a wide variety of manual tasks including shoveling and raking material to grade, hand work, etc.


Bryson Grading and Paving provides a competitive benefit package commencing after the appropriate waiting periods.

  • Health Insurance

  • 401k Retirement Plan with Company Contribution

  • Direct Deposit

  • No Overnight Travel Required

  • Paid Holiday and Vacation

© 2019 Bryson Enterprises LTD • Design by Birdie and Shoosh Design Co.