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Heavy Equipment Operator

Riverview, Florida

Waste Connections, Inc. has immediate openings for HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR in Sun Country Materials Landfill, Riverview, FL.  Looking for a versatile operator with the ability to travel throughout the state of Florida as needed, career growth and share our #1 value: SAFETY!

A typical schedule is Monday – Friday. Average workweek is 40-45 Hours. May work weekends if needed.


  • Spreading and compacting trash using a compactor
  • Spreading daily cover using a Dozer and scraper
  • Excavating soil using a excavator
  • Hauling soil
  • Operate Front End Loader


  • Operate several pieces of heavy equipment thru out the work day
  • Work in a fast paced, team environment
  • Work outdoors in all types of weather
  • Follow safe operating practices
  • Learn and use interpersonal skills relating to good customer service
  • Write and comprehend reports well enough to complete daily assignments
  • Candidates that meet our minimum job requirements must:
  • Posses a satisfactory driving record
  • Have five years of previous experience operating heavy equipment


  • Excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future".
  • Garbage is very stable and we work year round!
  • VETERANS are encouraged to apply.

If you have questions or need help with your application feel free to call the Pete Carreon at 832-510-5681.

Apply today and Connect with Your Future! ​Please apply online at

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

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