Heavy Equipment Operator

Casselberry FLHolly Hill FLOpa-locka FLWarren, MIMelvindale, MI

Job Summary

We are seeking a full-time heavy equipment operator who will safely and efficiently operate the equipment used at GLE Scrap Metal’s Recycling Center.

Requirements:

  • Properly follow company and OSHA safety procedures
  • Perform daily safety and maintenance inspections – Communicate repair needs to Supervisor.
  • Operating equipment under various work conditions
  • Working knowledge of hazards and safety precautions common to heavy equipment operations
  • Ability to meet attendance schedule in a dependable and consistent manner
  • Displaying a safety-first mindset at all times
  • Willingness to learn and tackle new challenges
  • Demonstrating dependability in attendance, work completion, and flexibility to meet business needs
  • Works well with team members or independently
  • Ensure Health and Safety is the number one goal by following policies, processes, and acting in a safe manner at all time 
  • Must be able to pass a background check and drug screening

Skills:  

  • Ability to operate heavy equipment within company safety policies and procedures
  • Ability to operate heavy equipment of various sizes and weights such as loaders, cranes, forklifts, etc.
  • Handling maintenance on equipment
  • Ability to cross-train in other positions and assists other employees as needed
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to stand for duration of shift and the ability to handle frequent physical activity