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Heavy Equipment Operator

Blenheim, Canada

Waste Connections of Canada is looking for an experienced Heavy Equipment Operator for the Ridge Landfill in Blenheim, Ontario. Seeking a safe and proficient heavy equipment operator to perform various functions related to the daily placement, compaction and covering of non-hazardous solid waste.

Location: 20262 Erieau Road, Blenheim, Ontario

Pay Rate: $30.28 pay hour

Requirements:

  • 2 years of experience as a heavy equipment operator
  • Ability to work well with others
  • Experience in the safe and efficient operation of: dozer, articulating dump truck, excavator, loader and grader, etc.

Responsibilities:

  • Know and embrace the company’s operating values
  • Daily placement, compaction and covering of waste
  • Grow and promote the site’s safety culture
  • Operate heavy equipment in a proficient and safe manner, while avoiding preventable damage to equipment
  • Communicate verbally and in writing with the scale and the shop as required, in a clear and courteous manner
  • Complete all applicable reports and paperwork timely and correctly
  • Continually provide a high level of customer service
  • Create an environment where the customer feels welcomed
  • Daily communicate via Daily Inspection Reports any defects or repairs needed
  • Perform all fluid level checks, fueling, greasing, undercarriage cleaning, etc. as required
  • Productively operate heavy equipment in a safe manner
  • Keep equipment maintained daily, and clean of debris

What’s In It for You? You will be joining a team environment and colleagues who embrace a “work hard, play harder” culture. Our compensation package is competitive, and comes with excellent benefits. You’ll also be associating yourself with a company that likes to lead by example, through a strong presence in our local communities, charitable giving, sustainability initiatives and more.

Waste Connections of Canada is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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