Heavy Equipment Operator

Plow snow with a well-maintained, late model front end loader, skid steer or backhoe at one of our many commercial accounts.

Heavy Equipment Operator

  • Job Type: Temporary (Seasonal)
  • Salary: $24.00 – $30.00 /hour

Plow snow with a well-maintained, late model front end loader, skid steer or backhoe at one of our many commercial accounts. Experience operating heavy equipment is required. Snow-related equipment experience is a plus, but we will also train good operators with the right attitude. Our seasoned management team prepares a detailed storm plan before every event and communicates this plan 48 hours or more leading up to it. You will always know where to go, what to do, and who to ask when you need help.


  • Front-End Loader Operator
  • Skid Steer Operator

About North Atlantic Snow

Founded in 2007 and growing ever since, North Atlantic Snow has become a premier provider of ice and snow management services in the Seacoast, NH area as well as southern Maine and northeast Massachusetts. We pride ourselves on top level service quality and customer satisfaction. Our focus on communication with our team members, managers and customers provides the foundation for an excellent working environment and customer relationships.

Service Area

During winter storms we have 200+ employees and 100+ trucks and loaders servicing 300+ commercial accounts in the following areas:

  • Rochester/Dover/Somersworth NH
  • Portsmouth/Newington/Greenland NH
  • Kittery/Eliot/York ME
  • Stratham/Exeter/Newfields/Epping NH
  • North Hampton/Rye/Hampton/Seabrook NH
  • Salisbury/Amesbury MA
  • Methuen/Haverhill/Salem MA
  • Manchester


We are preferably looking for candidates with 2+ years plow/operator experience in snow and ice management but will train veteran operators who have little snow experience. The pay rate is dependent on experience, as well as the position in the company. Ideally employees work all required hours during storms, but we are flexible for high performing employees who are students, parents, and those with other jobs.

Work Requirements

  • Valid Driver’s License required
  • Will be expected to work safely and follow all established safety rules, regulations and procedures.
  • Physical demands may require constantly moving, walking, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling or sitting and driving for extended periods of time.
  • Frequently ascends/descends a ladder to perform work. Frequently operates machinery and will use hands/fingers and legs to operate, activate, use, prepare, inspect, place, detect and position materials.
  • Frequently required to stand and walk, lift and/or move up to 50 to over 100 lbs. with assistance.
  • Specific vision abilities required include close vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
  • Constantly required to communicate with the ability to talk and hear.
  • Job will require constantly working outdoors in all types of weather conditions and exposure to elements.
  • This can include heavy to moderate noise, extreme proximity to moving equipment or machinery, proximity to electrical energy, exposure to tools and machines used in construction industries.
  • We have a zero tolerance policy for drugs, alcohol, harassment, and violence.

Work With North Atlantic Snow

If you’re looking to work with a positive, seasoned team this winter, NAS has a variety of open positions. Please view the listings below and click the Apply Now button to shoot us your information. We look forward to speaking with you.

Weekly pay via direct deposit

Overtime for 40+ hours worked in a pay cycle

Competitive wages

New and well-maintained trucks and equipment

Energetic and positive management team

Employee Referral and other bonus programs

Flexible scheduling for some positions

Heating Fuel Discount Program (if in service area)

NAS branded clothing

Complete safety and training programs

Association Logos

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Have another job and can only work part time? No problem. Plowed some driveways for your uncle for a couple years? Let’s dial you in. Going to school and can only work some days? All good. Never seen snow in your whole life? We’ll show you the ropes. Veteran operator or plow driver looking to progress your career? Welcome aboard. Bad ass worker but never shoveled snow before? We got you. Bad attitude, huge ego? Let us introduce you to our competitors.

Serving NH, ME & MA

NAS provides top notch snow and ice management for commercial facilities including office parks, airports, 24 hour facilities, banks, schools, medical facilities, malls, retail locations and industrial complexes. Let's discuss how we can help you.