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Heavy Equipment Operator, Landfill Operations, Appleton, WI
Full time, Immediate Start, Daily Shift, Hours 7:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Leadpoint is currently seeking a Heavy Equipment Operator in Appleton, WI. We are looking for a responsible heavy equipment operator to operate primarily a landfill refuse compactor machine in the landfill by maintaining uniform landfill compaction during the working shift. The equipment operator operates a variety of equipment used in landfill operations.
Benefits of the Forklift Operator
Shift: Monday through Friday 7:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Project Duration: April through October
This is a full-time job with reliable weekly pay.
Overtime and incentive pay may be available.
Benefits: health insurance and paid time off.
You’ll have opportunities to progress in your career.
Responsibilities of Forklift Operator
Operates refuse compactors by spreading and compacting refuse in landfill.
Performs daily pre-trip inspections and routine, preventive maintenance services on equipment.
Maintains, cleans, and washes equipment, vehicles, and facilities.
Reports mechanical issues to appropriate staff.
Performs general grounds maintenance to include litter and erosion control activities.
Other duties may be assigned
Requirements of the Forklift Operator
Valid Drivers License
Proven Medium to Heavy equipment experience
Preference given to those with previous CAT 836H 60-ton operation
Attention to detail
High School Diploma
Physical demands and abilities
Regularly sitting on a powered industrial truck
Frequently lift to 25 pounds and adjust body position to bend, stoop, stand, walk, turn, pivot, and stand for long periods of time
Ability to assess weights and judge distances and heights
Ability to work in varying temperatures, depending upon season
Equal Opportunity Employer
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
About Leadpoint Business Services
Since 2000, Leadpoint Business Services has been helping waste and recycling companies become more efficient. That work starts with our employees - people like you. We hire, train, and put hundreds of people to work at our customers’ businesses every year. Then, we work with you to help you perform at your best.
This job description is intended to describe the general nature, complexity, and the level of work performed by employees assigned to this position, and it must not be interpreted as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, rights and / or skills required. Do not prescribe or restrict the work that can be assigned. In addition, this does not establish a contract of employment and is subject to change at the discretion of the company.