MissoulaRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Missoula jobs

Lead Operator

Company: Republic Services
Location: Missoula
Posted on: November 11, 2019

Job Description:

POSITION SUMMARY: The Lead Operator is responsible for the safe operation of machinery and equipment at a recycling facility, landfill or transfer station. The position is accountable for coordinating the daily activities of Heavy Equipment Operators or Stationary Equipment Operators, ensuring that all work and processes adhere to safety regulations, as well as federal and state requirements.

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Inspect all required equipment at the start of shift, and at each start-up that occurs during the shift. Record all required data in a complete and accurate manner on daily inspection forms. Complete Equipment Condition Report and report any necessary repairs to supervisor and/or maintenance shop.
  • Safely and efficiently operate equipment that may include: forklift, scraper, motor grader, sweeper, baler, excavator, bulldozer, front-end loader and other recycling facility, landfill or transfer station equipment.
  • Continuously monitor equipment to ensure it is operationally ready at all times to minimize down-time; perform basic troubleshooting, if necessary, and report more complicated mechanical issues to maintenance staff to ensure equipment is repaired in most efficient manner possible.
  • Review daily production schedules to accurately estimate hour requirements for completion of job assignments of heavy or stationary equipment operators; establish work procedures to meet production schedules, making adjustments in work procedures as necessary to ensure production schedules can be adhered to.
  • Recommend measures to improve production methods, equipment performance and quality. Suggest changes for equipment use, work space and other enhancements to increase efficiency of shop, department and work crew.
  • Direct employees in completion of work; may interpret Company policies, instructions, specifications, blueprints or job orders for employee understanding; assign duties and work to employees; confer with supervisor or manager to coordinate activities of individual departments or shifts; train or assist in training of new employees.
  • Ensure that shop is clean, serviced and stored at the completion of each shift.
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned.
    QUALIFICATIONS:
    • One year prior supervisory or lead operator experience working at sites regulated by OSHA.
    • Good time management skills to ensure assigned own responsibilities and those of staff are completed in an efficient and safe manner.
    • Good communication skills; is able to effectively communicate operating issues to management; is a team player and able to motivate staff.
    • Good follow through ability; ability to adhere to work schedule and follows through on challenges as they arise.
    • Ability to adhere to Company policies and rules set forth; promotes the Company?s safety standards; works with a sense of honesty and trustworthiness.
    • Maintains a feeling of pride in work; strives to achieve all goals and motivates the team to do the same
      MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
      • High school diploma or GED.
      • Three years of prior related experience in equipment operation.
      • Valid certificate(s) of training and applicable licenses for operation of equipment, as required.Republic Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

        The statements used herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by an employee in this position, and are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required by an incumbent so classified.-- Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company.

        Company Description:

        Republic Services, Inc. is an industry leader in U.S. recycling and waste services. Through its subsidiaries, Republic---s collection companies, transfer stations, recycling centers and landfills focus on providing reliable environmental services and solutions for 14 million commercial, industrial, municipal and residential customers.Each day, Republic empowers more than 31,000 exceptional employees to do their best work. The Company takes pride in the commitment to the safety of employees and communities; customer engagement; environmental stewardship and sustainable practices; community involvement, and innovation in all aspects of its business operations. Republic strives to be an employer of choice for top talent and works to create and maintain an environment that attracts, develops and retains people who are aligned to serve customers and preserve the planet.

Keywords: Republic Services, Missoula , Lead Operator, Other , Missoula, Montana

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Other Jobs


Senior Data Center Architect (Pre-Sales)
Description: Requisition Number: 73646 As a Data Center Architect you ll lead discussions with clients around their cloud and data center initiatives. You ll assist account executives with technical and business guidance (more...)
Company: Insight Enterprises, Inc.
Location: Missoula
Posted on: 11/17/2019

RN / Operating Room - Missoula
Description: The benefits of taking a travel nursing job with Cross Country Nurses include: Free Private Housing or Generous Housing Allowance Comprehensive Health Insurance with Prescription Coverage Dependent Health (more...)
Company: Cross Country Nurses
Location: Missoula
Posted on: 11/17/2019

Licensed Life Insurance Agent - Free inbound leads. Work freedom
Description: Licensed Life Insurance Agent Industry-best comp plan, total work freedom Join the revolutionary ASSURANCE platform, and earn from the industry s best comp plan, selling trusted life insurance (more...)
Company: Assurance
Location: Missoula
Posted on: 11/17/2019


Travel Nurse RN - OR - Operating Room - $2,093 per week
Description: NurseFly Travel Nursing with Travel Nurses, Inc. is seeking a or - operating room travel nurse for a travel nursing job in Missoula, MT: br - Specialty: OR - Operating Room br - Discipline: RN br (more...)
Company: NurseFly Travel Nursing
Location: Missoula
Posted on: 11/17/2019

Travel Nurse RN - Radiology - $2,306 per week
Description: NurseFly Travel Nursing with Aureus Medical Group - Nursing is seeking a radiology travel nurse for a travel nursing job in Missoula, Montana: br - Specialty: Radiology br - Discipline: RN br - (more...)
Company: NurseFly Travel Nursing
Location: Missoula
Posted on: 11/17/2019

Aircraft Maintenance Technician
Description: Job Title: Aircraft Maintenance Technician Supervisor Title: Manager of Aircraft Maintenance General Summary: Washington Corporations is seeking an experienced Aircraft Maintenance Technician to join (more...)
Company: Washington Corporations
Location: Missoula
Posted on: 11/17/2019

CDL-A OTR Driving Jobs - High Paying Loads
Description: - br br Commodore Group--is hiring company drivers for OTR positions. Make better money, get
Company: Commodore Group
Location: Missoula
Posted on: 11/17/2019

Travel Nurse RN - OR - Operating Room - $1,815 per week
Description: NurseFly Travel Nursing with Stability Healthcare is seeking a or - operating room travel nurse for a travel nursing job in Missoula, Montana: br - Specialty: OR - Operating Room br - Discipline: (more...)
Company: NurseFly Travel Nursing
Location: Missoula
Posted on: 11/17/2019

Travel Nurse RN - OR - Operating Room - $1,757 per week
Description: NurseFly Travel Nursing with OneStaff Medical is seeking a or - operating room travel nurse for a travel nursing job in Missoula, Montana: br - Specialty: OR - Operating Room br - Discipline: RN (more...)
Company: NurseFly Travel Nursing
Location: Missoula
Posted on: 11/17/2019

Licensed Life Insurance Agent - Work any time, from anywhere
Description: Licensed Life Insurance Agent Industry-best comp plan, total work freedom Join the revolutionary ASSURANCE platform, and earn from the industry s best comp plan, selling trusted life insurance (more...)
Company: Assurance
Location: Missoula
Posted on: 11/17/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Montana jobs by following @recnetMT on Twitter!

Missoula RSS job feeds