• Heavy Equipment Operator

    Waste Connections, IncErie, CO 80516

    Job #969451264

  • Job Title

    Heavy Equipment Operator

    Employee Type

    Employee

    Requisition Primary Location

    Erie, Colorado

    Job Description

    Front Range Landfill, a Waste Connections company, is looking for a safety conscience Heavy Equipment Operator to join our GROWING team in Erie, Colorado.

    Why you need to join us!

    • CULTURE: It's a Great place to work! We work in an environment where empowered, self-directed All-stars know what they do is important.

    • INTEGRITY: Our definition is "saying what you will do and then doing it!" We keep our promises to our customers and our employees.

    DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :

    •Spreading and compacting trash using a compactor

    •Spreading daily cover using a Dozer

    •Excavating soil using a excavator

    •Maintaining haul roads using a grader

    •Hauling soil

    •Work in a fast paced, team environment

    •Follow safe operating practices

    •Learn and use interpersonal skills relating to good customer service

    WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL EFFORT:

    •Extensive physical activity. Requires strenuous physical work; heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling required of objects over 60 pounds.

    •The employee is exposed to outside weather, including frequent wet and/or humid conditions, as well as exposure to fumes and vibration. Noise level is usually moderate.

    MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS:

    •Valid drivers license.

    •Ability to read, write, comprehend and communicate in English.

    •2 years of experience preferred.

    To be considered for any of our current openings you must complete an application at ~~~ at ~~~/ . Application information and additional instructions can be found once you select your position of interest.

    We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term & short term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future".

    Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran)

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    Who We Are

    Waste Connections is an integrated solid waste services company that provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services in mostly exclusive and secondary markets. Our goal is to create an environment where self-directed, empowered employees strive to consistently fulfill our constituent commitments and seek to create positive impacts through interactions with customers, communities, and fellow employees.

    OUR PEOPLE MEAN EVERYTHING TO US

    Waste Connections is always working to protect the health of the communities we serve, and we are grateful for the hard work and dedication that you bring to your job every day. Working here means you are a safety-minded individual who is making important contributions on a daily basis that will make a positive impact on those around you. We appreciate that you are a person of integrity who takes pride in the work you do.

    Our Opportunities

    BUILD TALENT FROM WITHIN

    People who want to gain valuable professional experience will find that Waste Connections is a fantastic place to work. You'll enjoy the opportunity for beneficial training and professional development opportunities that can help enhance your skills and lead the way to a more promising future.

    LET'S REALIZE YOUR GOALS TOGETHER

    Bring your passion to succeed and you'll quickly discover that great opportunities are all around you. At Waste Connections, you'll thrive if you are friendly, dedicated, and prefer a work hard/play hard culture that is focused on maintaining our reputation as the premier waste services company in the markets we serve.