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Equipment Operator - $ Sign-on Bonus Eligible $

Company: Covanta
Location: East Taunton
Posted on: May 24, 2023

Job Description:

Join us in creating a sustainable future and becoming a protector of tomorrow!Join us in creating a sustainable future and becoming a protector of tomorrow!You must be legally authorized to work in the country where this job is located and not require any sponsorship assistance from Covanta.SIGN-ON BONUS $1000 (1/3 after 1 month, 1/3 after 6 months, 1/3 after 1 year)Company Description: Global Remediation Services, a Covanta Company, is an established Environmental Field Service company that's mission is providing effective solutions to our client's environmental needs. We have focused on providing environmental services at historic commercial sites, railroad operations, industrial facilities, marine operations, residential heating oil releases, renewable energy development sites, and environmental emergency responses since 1999.Benefits:CES offers our valued team members:Rewarding careers with competitive payNo cost Basic Life and Basic AD&D Insurance, as well as supplemental employee life and AD&D and dependent life optionsIndustry-leading retirement planEmployee Assistance Program (EAP)Wellness Incentive & Rewards ProgramRound-the-clock support through our Health Advocate partnershipCareer development and mentorshipEducational assistance to help you invest in your futureAnd much morePosition Description:The principal duties of an Equipment Operator include the safe and efficient operation of all equipment associated with environmental excavation projects, test pitting, solar/utility installation projects, constructing access roads, trenching, backfilling, site regrading, stumping, brush mowing/minor land clearing, material screening/crushing, soil loadout, and site restoration.Responsibilities include but are not limited to the operation of excavators, front-end loaders, skid steer loaders, occasionally dozers, rollers, off-road dump trucks, and telescoping forklifts. All heavy equipment operation shall be performed in accordance with local regulations and Corporate health and safety protocols.MORE SPECIFICALLY: This position works under the direction of a Site supervisors and/or Foreman. The Equipment Operator will be responsible for taking appropriate action on his own initiative to prevent equipment damage or personnel injury.He/she is required to operate equipment, record and report equipment malfunctions, notify management of upcoming or preventative maintenance. This individual shall also monitor trends which indicate possible safety issues and present/implement corrective actions to correct problematic operating conditions or situations.Assignments will additionally include, but not limited to, working in a team environment assigned projects, performing physical labor tasks, operating commercial vehicles, performing routine machine maintenance (i.e. greasing, adding oil, fuel, and hydraulic fluids), performing pre and post daily equipment inspections, general site cleanup work, and various other tasks.This individual must have experience with the construction, environmental, or landscaping industry.Applicant must recognize that this position will regularly require overtime work, active participation in a rotating Emergency Response team (occasional emergency work after regular work hours, prolonged work days, nights, and weekends). Equipment Operators may be asked to participate in work outside equipment operation , as deemed necessary.Position Requirements:--- HS Diploma/GED is required.--- Valid driver's license with acceptable driving record--- Valid Massachusetts Hoisting License--- Must be able to pass HazMat & DOT physical, drug screen and background check (TWIC)--- Minimum of one (1) year experience in the operation of heavy equipment.--- Ability to operate front end loaders, excavators, skid steer loaders, and other heavy equipment.--- Ability to lift 50 pounds, on a routine basis.--- Ability to regularly climb ladders, stand/walk/sit/kneel/crouch, and balance.--- Ability to wear a full-face respirator if environmental conditions require.--- Mechanical aptitude to use hand tools to perform minor maintenance.Preferred Skills/Qualifications (not required):--- OSHA 10 or OSHA 30 Safety Certificate--- Valid Rhode Island Hoisting License--- 40-hr HAZWOPER Training CertificateCovanta is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.EOE AA M/F/Protected Veteran Status/Disability EEO is the Law Poster (The poster can be found at https://www.dol.gov/sites/dolgov/files/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf). Level, Title and/or Salary may be adjusted based on the applicant's experience or skills.If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to access job openings or apply for a job on this site as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by contacting us at careers@covanta.comCovanta is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.EOE AA M/F/Protected Veteran Status/Disability EEO is the Law Poster (The poster can be found at https://www.dol.gov/sites/dolgov/files/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf). Level, Title and/or Salary may be adjusted based on the applicant's experience or skills.If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to access job openings or apply for a job on this site as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by contacting us at careers@covanta.com.

Keywords: Covanta, Fall River , Equipment Operator - $ Sign-on Bonus Eligible $, Other , East Taunton, Massachusetts

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