Heavy Equipment Operator

Republic Services, Inc. Edwardsville , IL 62025

Posted 1 week ago

Heavy Equipment Operator in Edwardsville, IL

About Us

Republic Services is an industry leader in U.S. recycling and non-hazardous solid waste. Through our subsidiaries, Republic's collection companies, recycling centers, transfer stations, and landfills focus on providing effective solutions to make proper waste disposal effortless for our 14 million customers. We'll handle it from here., our brand promise, lets customers know they can count on Republic to provide a superior experience while fostering a sustainable Blue Planet for future generations to enjoy a cleaner, safer and healthier world.

Why Work with Us

Our Company cannot thrive without great people devoted to serving customers, the community, and the planet. We hire the best people to make Republic a great place to work. We are focused on attracting talented individuals across professions who are as committed to serving customers and the planet as we are. We strive to create a workplace that's meaningful and rewarding to our 33,000 employees. That's why we are proud to be recognized as Best Large Employer by Forbes, World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere, and One of the Most Meaningful Companies to Work for in America by Business Insider.

Job Description

The Operator operates machines and/or equipment at a recyclery, landfill, or transfer station.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Preferred Qualifications

Principal Responsibilities

  • Performs pre-operation and post-operation inspection of the equipment, and ensures windows, lights, mirrors and rear view camera are clean.

  • Operates equipment including excavator, compactor, bulldozer, forklift, front end loader and other equipment, using proper techniques.

  • Monitors waste for signs of unacceptable waste.

  • Follows all safety policies and procedures.

  • Continuously monitors the equipment to ensure proper operation and minimal down time. Cleans tracks or wheels on equipment.

  • Performs and documents minor service on equipment.

  • Completes Equipment Condition Report and reports any necessary repairs to supervisor and/or Maintenance Shop. Completes other required forms.

  • Ensures that equipment is properly cleaned, serviced and stored at the end of each shift.

  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned.

The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees, and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required by personnel so classified. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the company.

Qualifications

  • Equivalent of (1) high school diploma or G.E.D. certification and three years related experience in equipment operation; OR (2) 2years experience in equipment operation. (Required.)
  • Valid certificate(s) of training, as required, for use of equipment.

Rewarding Compensation and Benefits

Eligible employees can elect to participate in:

  • Comprehensive medical benefits coverage, dental plans and vision coverage.

  • Health care and dependent care spending accounts.

  • Short- and long-term disability.

  • Life insurance and accidental death & dismemberment insurance.

  • Employee and Family Assistance Program (EAP).

  • Employee discount programs.

  • 401(k) plan with a generous company match.

  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP).

Republic Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

Posted Date:3/7/2019 2:17:21 PM

Job Type: Non-exempt

Req #: 54446BR

Location:17221: Edwardsville-4601 Cahokia Cre,

Job Category: Labor General/Trades


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