Heavy Equipment Operator
Republic Services - Keithville, LA

This job posting is no longer available on Republic Services. Find similar jobs: Heavy Equipment Operator jobs - Republic Services jobs

We have an open position in Keithville,La for a Heavy Equipment Operator

POSITION SUMMARY:
Operates heavy equipment at a transfer station, recyclery and/or landfill for the purpose of transferring, spreading, covering, loading and/or compacting waste or soil in a productive and safe manner.

REPRESENTATIVE RESPONSIBILITIES:
The following responsibilities are general duties that a particular employee in this position may or may not be required to perform. The actual duties required of this position will vary.

Completes Equipment Condition Report and reports any necessary repairs to supervisor and/or Maintenance Shop. Completes other required forms.
Operates equipment including excavator, compactor, bulldozer, forklift, front end loader and other equipment, using proper techniques.
Maintains awareness for signs of unacceptable waste and notifies supervisor or manager immediately
Follows all safety policies and procedures; participates in all required safety training and meetings.
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.

Interested candidates should submit resumes and salary requirements by clicking "Apply Now". Please reference Job Title Heavy equipment Operator and Job # 201212314230.
Requirements

EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION, CERTIFICATION:
Required:
Equivalent of high school diploma or G.E.D. certification.

Preferred:
Two years of experience as an equipment operator.
Valid certificate(s) of training for use of equipment, as required.
Previous experience working at sites regulated by OSHA.

OTHER KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES:
Customer Service – Acts in a professional, courteous and cooperative manner towards customers and co-workers.
Dependability – Is someone supervisors and coworkers can count on. Follows through and does what he/she says he/she will do. Shows up for work on time and adheres to the established work schedule.
Endurance – Sticks with the task until it is completed in a productive and safe manner.
Ethics – Adheres to the policies and rules set forth by the Company. Is honest and trustworthy.
Pride –Makes sure that every aspect of the overall task is done correctly. Strives to achieve all goals.
Safety Orientation – Follows and promotes the Company’s safety rules and procedures. Recognizes hazards and anticipates danger. Does not take inappropriate risks.
REPRESENTATIVE MACHINES, TOOLS, EQUIPMENT AND/OR SOFTWARE USED:
The following machines, tools, equipment and/or software are commonly, but not always, associated with the performance of this position. Actual machines, tools, equipment and/or software used will vary.

Machines including, but not limited to, excavator, compactor, bulldozer, forklift, front end loader and/or ADTs/other equipment.
Personal protective equipment including, but not limited to, earplugs, gloves, respirator, hardhat, boots, and safety vest.
Tools including, but not limited to, broom, shovel, tire gauge, water hoses, screwdriver, wrenches and other hand tools.

ENVIRONMENTAL/ATMOSPHERIC WORKING CONDITIONS:
The following environmental/atmospheric working conditions are commonly, but not always, associated with the performance of this position. The actual working conditions will vary.

Exposure to extreme weather conditions and loud noises
Work environment includes machines, tools, trucks, dust, fumes and odors.
Exposure to residential, industrial and commercial waste.
Frequently lift / shovel materials weighing up to 10 pounds.
Constant sitting, driving and reaching.
Frequent climbing, twisting and balancing.
Occasional standing, walking, bending, squatting, pushing and pulling up to 20 pounds.

Republic Services is a dynamic company that offers a competitive salary and benefits package including major medical coverage, supplemental insurance programs, retirement benefits, and paid vacation and holidays.

Republic Services promotes a drug-free and alcohol-free workplace and conducts pre-employment drug testing.

EOE M/F/D/V

Republic Services - 15 months ago - save job - block
Recommended Jobs
Equipment Operator (Waskom,TX)
Progress Rail Services - Waskom, TX
Progress Rail Services - 9 days ago

Operator
Kinder Morgan - Haughton, LA
Kinder Morgan - 5 days ago

Operator
Hulcher Services - Shreveport, LA
Hulcher Services - 21 days ago
About this company
188 reviews