Lead Equipment Operator
Location:
Fairport , New York
Posted:
September 15, 2016
Reference:
16013745
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.

I. Job Summary Operates a wide variety of Heavy Equipment as well as supervises technical operators and other crew members at the site to maximize productivity while ensuring compliance with company and government regulations.

II. Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other minor duties may be assigned.
  • Manages daily operations and crews on site.
  • Coordinates with Division/Site manager and region EHS to ensure environmental compliance and employee safety.
  • Actively participates in improving operations and implementing best practices.


III. Supervisory Responsibilities
The highest level of supervisory skills required in this job is the management of non-supervisory employees. This includes:

  • Direct supervision of Heavy Equipment Operators.


IV. Qualifications The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job.

A. Education and Experience
Required: High school diploma or G.E.D., and four to five years previous experience.

B. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements

None required.

C. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required

None required.

V. Work Environment

Listed below are key points regarding environmental demands and work environment of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
  • Required to use motor coordination with finger dexterity (such as keyboarding, machine operation, etc) part of the work day ;
  • Required to exert physical effort in handling objects less than 30 pounds occasionally ;
  • Required to be exposed to physical occupational risks (such as cuts, burns, exposure to toxic chemicals, etc) rarely ;
  • Required to be exposed to physical environment which involves dirt, odors, noise, weather extremes or similar elements most of the work day ;
  • Normal setting for this job is: landfill.


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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A little about us:
Waste Management, Inc. is North America's leading provider of integrated environmental solutions.

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