Landfill Heavy Equip Operator

Republic Services Robstown , TX 78380

Posted 2 weeks ago

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

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.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 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.

  • High School diploma or GED.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

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

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

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.

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.

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
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
Robstown Grocery Overnight Stocker PartTime

H-E-B

Posted 1 week ago

VIEW JOBS 6/30/2020 12:00:00 AM 2020-09-28T00:00 Would you like to have a built-in workout as part of your job? We need hard-working, night-owl Partners like you. Your energy and stamina are what keep our nighttime crews on track to keep H-E-B shelves stocked and organized while everyone else is asleep. Our success can't happen without YOU! As a Night Stocker, you'll become part of a highly-functioning team in the Grocery or Drug Store department, watching out for each other, working to meet common goals, and sharing that nighttime work lifestyle. Because you'll be stocking for a large footprint in the Store, you'll learn about multiple products and departments across the total Store. These learning opportunities will serve as a building block to many other jobs, and potentially, a career for you at H-E-B. Once you're eligible, you'll become an Owner in the company, so we're looking for commitment, hard work, and focus on quality and Customer service. 'Partner-owned' means our most important resources--People--drive the innovation, growth, and success that make H-E-B The Greatest Omnichannel Retailing Company. Do you have a: HEART FOR PEOPLE... willingness to work as part of a team, and to do what needs doing to get the job done? HEAD FOR BUSINESS... ability to juggle multiple priorities and still keep your eye on the details? PASSION FOR RESULTS... initiative to work hard, and a sense of urgency? We are looking for: * someone who enjoys working overnight hours and thrives while working with others * an adaptable mindset * a high energy level and stamina; passion for fast-paced work * someone who enjoys structure and consistency while remaining flexible to the unexpected What is the work? Stocking: * Stocks shelves, refills displays * Loads, unloads, and moves heavy, bulky products; may unload trucks * Conditions shelves and products * Learns / applies product knowledge, with an eye for detail (e.g., rotation dates, shelf / label info, etc.) to help department meet A Standards * Keeps department clean and well-organized (includes back room and shelves, etc.) * Applies personal discipline to ensure compliance with / execution of established Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and leader direction * Ensures federal, state, and company regulations and standards for product food safety and sanitation are met * Works efficiently and with a team attitude; complies with / maintains productivity standards * Takes constructive feedback well; applies learning to future tasks * May coach / train other Stockers Customer Service: * Operates with team mindset, not in a silo; often works cross functionally within the Store; builds relationships across departments (e.g., Curbside) * Learns / models customer service and hospitality, with Customers and Store Partners * Assists customers in locating product and answering product questions What is your background? * Minimum age 18 (mandatory) * Experience stocking and in customer service (preferred) * Experience working in a physically demanding job a plus * Forklift / power jack training (provided upon hire) Do you have what it takes to be a fit as an H-E-B Night Stocker? * Understanding of SOPs / guidance related to emergency procedures, proper stocking, etc. * Communication skills; reading / writing skills * Organization and time-management skills * Customer service skills; service mentality * Ability to perform repetitive, physical tasks that sometimes include heavy lifting * Ability to think on your feet and work with agility * Ability to work as part of a team to meet nightly goals * Ability to manage multiple priorities and shift focus between tasks; close attention to detail * Ability to apply personal discipline to SOPs and leader direction * Ability to work overnight shifts, including weekends and holidays Can you... * Work in a fast-paced, demanding Store environment, while paying close attention to detail * Perform the following, based on your department Grocery: * Constantly* reach at waist, grasp * Frequently stand, walk, bend * Occasionally reach at overhead, reach at shoulder, reach at knee, reach at floor, stoop, squat, crouch, kneel, climb stairs, pivot, twist, push / pull with arms, pinch, perform fine motor movements * Occasionally be exposed to cold, loud noise, ambient temperatures, and wet conditions * Demonstrate the ability to lift 50 lbs, and manage in excess of 100 lbs Drugstore: * Constantly* reach at waist, grasp * Frequently stand, walk * Occasionally reach at overhead, reach at shoulder, reach at knee, reach at floor, bend, stoop, squat, crouch, kneel, climb stairs, pivot, twist, push / pull with arms, pinch, perform fine motor movements * Occasionally be exposed to loud noise, ambient temperatures, and wet conditions * Demonstrate the ability to lift 66 lbs, and manage in excess of 50 lbs Dairy: * Constantly* reach at waist, grasp * Frequently stand, walk, bend * Occasionally reach at overhead, reach at shoulder, reach at knee, reach at floor, stoop, squat, crouch, kneel, climb stairs, pivot, twist, push / pull with arms, pinch, perform fine motor movements * Constantly exposed to cold temperatures * Occasionally be exposed to loud noise, ambient temperatures, and wet conditions * Demonstrate the ability to lift 86 lbs, and manage in excess of 100 lbs Frozen: * Constantly* reach at waist, grasp * Frequently stand, walk * Occasionally reach at overhead, reach at shoulder, reach at knee, reach at floor, bend, stoop, squat, crouch, kneel, climb stairs, pivot, twist, push / pull with arms, pinch, perform fine motor movements * Constantly exposed to cold temperatures * Occasionally be exposed to loud noise, ambient temperatures, and wet conditions * Demonstrate the ability to lift 60 lbs, and manage in excess of 100 lbs General Merchandise: * Constantly* reach at waist, grasp * Frequently stand, walk, bend * Occasionally reach at overhead, reach at shoulder, reach at knee, reach at floor, stoop, squat, crouch, kneel, climb stairs, climb ladder, pivot, twist, push / pull with arms, pinch, perform fine motor movements * Occasionally be exposed to loud noise, ambient temperatures, and wet conditions * Demonstrate the ability to lift 60 lbs, and manage in excess of 60 lbs * While there may be exceptions, the measurements noted are generally defined as--Constantly: 5.5 hours per 8-hour day; Frequently: 2.5 - 5.5 hours per 8-hour day; Occasionally: 0 - 2.5 hours per 8-hour day It is the responsibility of each individual Partner to never lift beyond his or her own safe lifting limit. If an item is too heavy to lift, push or pull, and / or carry, the Partner must break the box down into lighter, smaller, more manageable components, or ask for assistance from another Partner or a manager. 02-2019 H-E-B Robstown TX

Landfill Heavy Equip Operator

Republic Services