Heavy Equipment Operator

Employer
Atlantic Recycling Group
Location
Baltimore, MD
Posted
Nov 24, 2021
Closes
Nov 26, 2021
Ref
222347491
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Specialty Trades
Hours
Full Time
Atlantic Recycling Group - Heavy Equipment Operator Job Overview:We are currently looking for a full-time Heavy Equipment Operator to operate and maintain heavy material handling operating equipment in a safe, efficient and productive manner. To ensure the operation of heavy equipment through preventative maintenance or, as necessary, returning equipment to service upon minor equipment failures or breakage.Requirement: Due to the inherently dangerous nature of the industry and working with and around hazardous equipment, the employee must be able to maintain attention and concentration for extended periods of time.Some of the benefits of being a part of Atlantic Recycling:Competitive PayMedical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision InsuranceCompany Paid Life Insurance, Short-Term and Long-Term Insurances401k with matchingPaid Time OffSafety Shoe ProgramPrescription Safety Glasses ProgramEssential Job Duties and Responsibilities:Must have the ability to identify the stability of supporting surfaces and to readily identify potential hazards.Operate heavy equipment including: Cranes, Front-End Loaders, Skid Steer Loaders (Bobcats) and Man Lifts.Performs basic preventative maintenance, including daily lubrication, fluids and filer changes and blowout of radiators.Checks and services as necessary: engine coolant; engine oil, hydraulic oil, splitter-box oil level and fuels tank.Must be aware of operator blind spots and pinch points.Ensures back-up alarm and fire extinguisher are working.Performs lockout/tag-out procedures of equipment.Understands and follows Company safety standards and practices.Flexibility to work overtime, weekends and holidays when needed.Qualifications and SkillsMinimum of four to six years of experience in operating heavy motor equipment, specifically front loaders and cranes used to load/unload materials.Determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do to correct the errors.Must be Innovative and an experienced problem solver.Must demonstrate professional and respectful conduct at all times.Must possess the skill and ability to read, write and converse clearly in English.Work Environment:While performing this job the employee will be exposed to a variety of extreme conditions. The noise level in the work environment and sites can be loud. Employee is frequently exposed to all weather conditions, including airborne particles, moving mechanical parts and vibration.Americans with Disability Act - Physical Demands:While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Atlantic Recycling Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider all applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, or any other legally protected status.Must be able to pass Pre-employment drug screen, Criminal background screening, I-9, and Post-job offer physical.XHMvxTsL9a