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Transfer Station Dozer / Loader Equipment Operator Offering $1,000 Bonus

Vancouver, Washington
Waste Connections in Vancouver, WA is looking to hire a full time year round Heavy Equipment Operator at our Transfer station in Vancouver, Washington. We are looking for a safety minded Heavy Equipment Operator to join the team.

Starting rate of pay is $20.00/HR and will increase to $21.00/HR after 90 days of employment and pending a positive performance review. We are also offering a $1,000 Stay on Bonus! Hours will be Friday-Tuesday 10am-7:00pm (Days Off are Wednesday and Thursday).Qualified candidates must have Front End Loader, Excavator and Yard Truck and trailer Experience. 


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ability to efficiently operate Front End Loader, Excavator and Yard Truck and Trailer. Compactor experience preferred.
  • Performs routine inspection and maintenance on vehicles such as checking oil, water, and tires.
  • Ensures proper care in the use and maintenance of equipment and supplies.
  • Promotes continuous improvement of workplace safety and environmental practices.
  • Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL EFFORT:

  • Extensive physical activity. Requires strenuous physical work; heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling required of objects over 50 pounds.
  • Work environment involves some exposure to hazards or physical risks, which require following basic safety precautions.
  • Ability to operate heavy equipment is required.
  • Knowledge of basic computer skills.
  • Knowledge of light and heavy equipment operation and maintenance.
  • Knowledge of basic vehicle inspection and maintenance including tire pressure, checking oil and water levels.
  • Ability to read, understand, follow, and enforce safety procedures.


MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum 1+ year of experience that is directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.
  • Basic knowledge of computer skills.

What we offer:

  • Yearly Safety Bonuses
  • $1,000 Stay On Bonus!
  • Yearly Boot Allowance
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Benefits
  • Paid Time off
  • 401k Program
  • Year Round Full Time Stable work

To be considered for any of our current openings you must complete an application at www.wasteconnections.com . Application information and additional instructions can be found once you select your position of interest.

We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term & short term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future".

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran)

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