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Small Equipment Operator, Farming Equipment
TEXAS CITY TX 77591
Category: Construction
  • Your pay will be discussed at your interview

Job code: lhw-e0-90673379

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  Job posted:   Thu Jun 7, 2018
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Small Equipment Operator, Farming Equipment

Equal Opportunity
Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran


Waste Management (WM), a Fortune 250 company, is the leading
provider of comprehensive waste and environmental services in North America. We
are strongly committed to a foundation of operating excellence, professionalism
and financial strength. WM serves nearly 25 million customers in
residential, commercial, industrial and municipal markets throughout North
America through a network of collection operations, transfer stations,
landfills, recycling facilities and waste-based energy production projects.

Job Summary

The
Equipment & Farm Operator will be responsible for operating equipment in
support of company grading and site operations.





Location



+ Texas
City - Local Candidates



Essential Duties & Responsibilities



+ Construct/grade
new roads, building pads and water retention ponds to proper slope and
grade specifications.


+ Operate
equipment efficiently to maintain production goals.


+ General
housekeeping and maintenance checks of equipment including reporting
usage/utilization hours daily or as directed by supervisor.


+ The
use of a shovel to move material will be necessary.


+ Working
in varying weather conditions.


+ Keep
company work site clean and orderly, informing management of any safety
concerns.


+ Perform
any other general duties as specified.



Equipment to be operated and tasked to be performed:



+ Mowing
Tractor with environmental cab and batwing brush hog


+ 4
WD 300 HP Tractor with environmental cab


+ Rome
Disc Plow 24" disc


+ Hydraulic
Drag 48"- 60"


+ Skid
Steer Loader with environmental cab


+ Zero
Turn 72" Mower


+ Weed
Wacker


+ Pole
Saw


+ Pickup
Truck



Other tasks include:



+ Assisting
with Plot sampling


+ Disking
Land Farm Plots


+ General
Inspections and maintenance


+ Grading
of Plots


+ NPDES
Permit Sampling


+ Site
Mowing and Weed Whacking


+ Disking
and Groundwater Monitoring


+ Site
Road Maintenance


+ Maintaining
Site signs and fencing



Preferred Skills/Experience



+ Capable
of programming GPS installed devices.


+ Experience
fine grading with various types of Farm Equipment


+ Valid
Driver's license


+ 3-4
+ Years of equipment operation experience with equipment mentioned above.


+ Off
Road Truck: Ability to safely & efficiently operate in any direction


+ Backhoe:
Able to pick up and move materials onsite with front bucket. Capable of
using "backhoe" controls on the rear digging arm to operate machine,
capable of digging a trench with rear arm.


+ Farm
tractor: has ability to operate, pull pan, box blade, or disc.


+ High
school diploma/GED preferred.


+ Have
the ability to lift and carry objects weighing up to 40 pounds.


+ Must
have the ability to stand for long periods of time.


+ Flexible
availability to include overtime and possible weekends.






Background
& Drug Test


Must be able to pass the following:






Criminal and background test



Urine and Hair follicle drug test








Work
environment



+ Will
vary making it necessary to tolerate weather conditions, such as rain and
extreme temperatures. Employees may be exposed to dust, dirt, varying
temperatures, loud noises, etc.


+ Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to
perform the essential functions.


+ While
performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to
sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear.


+ The
employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; reach with hands and
arms and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.



Benefits


At
Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive total
compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and
Short-Term Disability. As well as a Stock Purchase Plan, Company match on
401K, and more! Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and
Personal Days. Please note that benefits may vary by site.





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I understand that applying to this job indicates that I have the legal right to work in the United States. I agree to perform physical duties of this position as outlined in the job with or without reasonable accommodations. I understand that if offered the position, I will be required to pass a drug screen.

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