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Heavy Equipment Operator II - Placida, FL

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As an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, or veteran status. 

Shift: Mon-Fri (6am-4pm) Please note: Hours are subject to change based on the sites needs. Must be flexible with schedule changes.

Pay: Based on experience

Required: Minimum of 3 years of experience with heavy equipment operating.

Preferred: Experience utilizing a Loader, wheel loader, and excavator.

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We Are Stable: Our WM team is home every day, and our team members perform essential and meaningful work.

We Are Committed to Growth: 100% tuition paid for benefits eligible employees and their family, and established career progression.

We Are Investing in You: Amazing Medical, Dental & Vision, 401K with match, discounted stock options, dependent day care, and more!

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Ready to roll with us?  Click Apply to join the Waste Management team today.

I. Job Summary 
Operates a wide variety of heavy equipments vehicles that perform the spreading and compaction of construction demolition, commercial and residential waste disposed at the post collection facilities. 

II. Essential Duties and Responsibilities 
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other minor duties may be assigned.

Operates heavy equipments in compliance with the company operating safety policies and procedures. 
Conducts routine equipment inspections and preventative maintenance on equipment; maintains accurate records 
Moves and positions raw materials and finished components with use of material moving equipments. 
Follow appropriate standard operating procedures as guideline for operating and maintaining vehicle 
Performs other duties as assigned. 

III. Supervisory Responsibilities 
This job has no supervisory duties. 


IV. Qualifications 
The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job. 


A. Education and Experience 

Education: None required. 
Experience: Three (3) years of previous experience. 

B. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements 

None required. 

C. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required 

None required. 

V. Work Environment 
Listed below are key points regarding environmental demands and work environment of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job. 

Required to use motor coordination with finger dexterity (such as keyboarding, machine operation, etc.) most of the work day; 
Required to exert physical effort in handling objects less than 30 pounds occasionally; 
Required to be exposed to physical occupational risks (such as cuts, burns, exposure to toxic chemicals, etc.) rarely; 
Required to be exposed to physical environment which involves dirt, odors, noise, weather extremes or similar elements most of the work day; 
Normal setting for this job is: shop or field. 

At Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability. As well as a Stock Purchase Plan, Company match on 401K, and more! Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days. Please note that benefits may vary by site. 

If this sounds like the opportunity that you have been looking for, please click "Apply.

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