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Transfer Station Equipment Operator

Nashville, Tennessee

Job Title

Transfer Station Equipment Operator

Primary Location

Nashville, Tennessee

Employee Type


Job Description

Waste Connections is looking for a safety consciousEquipment Operator/ Laborer to join the team at our Transfer Station in Nashville, TN.


  • In this position you will be operating light equipment at our transfer station. 
  • This is a labor-intensive position requiring regular heavy lifting and climbing in and out of the equipment.
  • This is a full time, year round position. A typical schedule for this position is Monday – Friday with occasional Saturdays as needed, approximately 50-55 hour work week.


  • As an operator/ Helper of the transfer station, assist operators and site manager with records and maintains a daily operation record, per facility requirements.
  • Flagging & directing traffic as it comes through site
  • Ensure the cleanliness and upkeep of the facility is maintained in a safe and professional manner. General site cleanup
  • Perform assigned duties working at the transfer station
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs repeatedly throughout the day.
  • This is a physical job working in a covered area that is not effected by outside weather conditions.
  • Have at least 2 years of work experience as well as a stable work history


  • Competitive pay
  • Excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance, & 401K.
  • Great management team!
  • Garbage is very stable and we work year round.

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Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veterans)

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