You have a strong work ethic, are reliable and consider yourself a go-getter. You feel accomplished after a hard day's work. You like to be hands-on and don't mind doing the dirty work. You're up for the challenge, and being a member of a strong team. You want to learn new skills, and advance within a growing company.
Our Equipment Operators move material throughout the facility for treatment and disposal by operating equipment such as roll-off trucks, track hoes, forklift for select customers across the world.
Day in the Life
While no two days are exactly the same, as an Equipment Operator, you can expect to:
Attend the morning Health & Safety meeting
Begin your day by receiving the day's duties from your Supervisor
Prepare your work center for the day's treatment processes
Operate equipment to stabilize and handle waste
Sample post-treated materials for testing by laboratory.
Maintain storage inventory throughout the site.
Report, troubleshoot and maintain site equipment.
Ensure the work area is safe and compliant at all times.
Perform other duties as assigned.
What you need to apply
High School Diploma or GED equivalent preferred
1-3 years of experience with heavy equipment
Valid driver's license
Comfort wearing a respirator as needed
Ability to work a flexible work schedule (including overtime and evenings)
For more than 60 years, US Ecology has partnered with retailers, manufacturers and government entities across North America to keep the environment clean. The work is hard, but the reward is significant. Our experts provide services and solutions that address complicated treatment, disposal, recycling and emergency response issues that may otherwise jeopardize the health of our planet. By helping our partners safely dispose of their hazardous and regulated waste, the teams at US Ecology are ensuring a sustainable future for our children, our communities, and the well-being of the places we call home.
For your hard work
Opportunity for professional growth
Employer paid certifications and training
Paid Time Off & Holidays
401(k) US Ecology matches 55% of your contribution up to 6% of your pay
Find out more at usecology.com
US Ecology is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status, among other factors.
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