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Heavy Equipment Operator

7 days ago

Pay Competitive
Location Big Lake/TEXAS
Employment type Full-Time

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  • Job Description

      Req#: R4696

      About You

      You have a strong work ethic, are reliable and consider yourself a go-getter. You feel accomplished after a hard day's work. You like to be hands-on and don't mind doing the dirty work. You're up for the challenge of working in the ever-changing Texas weather, and being a member of a strong team. You want to learn new skills, and advance within a growing company.

      Position Snapshot

      Our Equipment Operators move material throughout the facility for treatment and disposal by operating heavy equipment such as dozers, excavators and roll-off trucks for select customers across the world.

      Day in the Life

      While no two days are exactly the same, as an Equipment Operator, you can expect to:

      • Attend the morning Health & Safety meeting

      • Begin your day by receiving the day's duties from your Supervisor

      • Prepare your work center for the day's treatment processes

      • Maintain storage inventory throughout the site.

      • Report, troubleshoot and maintain site equipment.

      • Ensure the work area is safe and compliant at all times.

      • Perform other duties as assigned.

      What you need to apply

      • High School Diploma or GED equivalent preferred

      • 1-3 years of experience with heavy equipment

      • Valid driver's license

      • Comfort wearing a respirator as needed

      • Ability to work a flexible work schedule (including overtime and evenings)

      • Ability to come onsite in the event of an emergency or be on call as needed(after working hours)

      For your hard work

      For information about our generous benefits click the link below

      US Ecology is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status, among other factors.

  • About the company

      US Ecology helps our customers keep the environment clean by doing the hard but rewarding work of safely disposing of hazardous and regulated waste. In short, we work to provide a sustainable future for our children and their grandchildren.