Sorry, this job is no longer accepting applications. See below for more jobs that match what you’re looking for!

Heavy Equipment Operator - Transfer Station

Expired Job

Republic Services, Inc. Columbus , OH 43216

Posted 5 months ago

Heavy Equipment Operator - Transfer Station in Columbus, OH

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 Human Rights Campaign Foundation's 2018 Corporate Equality Index.

Job Description

The Operator Heavy Equipment is responsible for the safe operation of heavy equipment at a recycling facility, landfill or transfer station for the purpose of transferring, spreading, covering, loading and/or compacting waste or soil in an efficient and safe manner.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Good customer services skills to meet and exceed customer expectations; acts in a professional, courteous and cooperative manner toward customers and co-workers; works with a sense of honesty and trustworthiness.

  • Good time management skills to ensure assigned responsibilities are completed in an efficient and safe manner.

  • Good follow through ability; ability to adhere to work schedule and follows through on challenges as they arise.

  • Ability to adhere to Company policies and rules set forth; promotes the Company's safety standards; does not take inappropriate risks.

  • Maintains a feeling of pride in work; strives to achieve all goals.

Preferred Qualifications

  • High School diploma or GED

  • Two years' prior related experience in heavy equipment operation.

  • One year of prior experience working at sites regulated by OSHA.

Principal Responsibilities

  • Perform pre- and post-operation inspection of the equipment in accordance with Company policy to ensure windows, lights, mirrors and rear view camera are clean. Safely and efficiently operate equipment that may include: forklift, excavator, bulldozer, front-end loader and other equipment using proper safety standards.

  • Continuously monitor waste for evidence of unacceptable waste in materials.

  • Continuously monitor the condition of the equipment to ensure it is operationally ready at all times to minimize down time; clean tracks or wheels on equipment, as needed.

  • Perform and document minor service on equipment, referring more complicated mechanical issues to Maintenance Shop for repair.

  • Complete Equipment Condition Report and other reports, as necessary; report any necessary repairs to supervisor, as needed.

  • Follow all required safety policies and procedures.

  • Ensure that shop is clean, serviced and stored at the completion of each shift.

  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned. The statements used herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by an employee in this position, and are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required by an incumbent so classified. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company.

Qualifications

  • None.

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:8/2/2018 8:01:23 PM

Job Type: Non-exempt

Req #: 46183BR

Location: 39012: Columbus-805 Reynolds Ave,

Job Category: Labor General/Trades


See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Equipment Operator 2

The Ohio State University

Posted 1 week ago

VIEW JOBS 12/2/2018 12:00:00 AM 2019-03-02T00:00 Position Information Top Message Both current Ohio State employees and the general public may apply for this classified civil service position. Message to Applicants Number of Positions Available 1 University Title Equipment Operator 2 Working Title Equip Operator 2 - 1st shift Department Operations Landscape Services Department Location Columbus Requisition Number 444532 Summary of Duties Transports and unloads collected materials to designated locations both on and off campus; drives and operates a packer truck, dump truck, fork lift, skid loader and similar types of motorized equipment in order to collect, haul and move solid waste, hard trash and recyclable materials; manually loads solid waste, hard trash and recyclable materials into or onto these motorized vehicles; operates an articulating loader to fill open top boxes with solid waste or recycling materials; empties and washes totes in the recycling warehouse; sorts recycling materials; completes Daily Collection/Activity Log; performs other duties as needed; may work alone or with a helper; performs other duties as assigned; works 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., but is subject to changes in shift, hours, days, and/or location as operations dictate; may work overtime. In accordance with the Disaster Preparedness and University State of Emergency Policy 6.17 this position has been designated as a standby position. Keyword: apjobs Additional Information for Applicants: Pre Employment Screening Requires the successful completion of a background check. Required Qualifications 7th grade education or higher; 300 hours of training in operation and maintenance of heavy equipment (or three months of experience); possession of and ability to maintain valid driver's license and Class B Commercial Driver's License. Desired Qualifications Experience using phones, radios and pagers; experience driving refuse collection equipment and collecting refuse; knowledge of safety procedures. Target Salary $16.08 - $24.12 Hourly Job Category Civil Service Job Appointment (FTE%) 100.0 Full/Part Time Full-time Temporary or Regular Regular Posting Start Date 12/01/2018 Posting End Date 12/09/2018 Dept Contact Name Landgraff,Katina E Dept Contact Phone 614/292-9326 Quick Link http://www.jobsatosu.com/postings/91066 The Ohio State University Columbus OH

Heavy Equipment Operator - Transfer Station

Expired Job

Republic Services, Inc.