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Heavy Equipment Operator

Salt Lake City, Utah
Job Type
1 Oct 2021
Metro Group is looking for a self-starting individual who is ready to grow with a company who values constantly improving, providing a "WOW" customer service experience, has integrity, who is positive and optimistic, who works safely, and has a strong work ethic. As a Heavy Equipment Operator, your responsibilities will include driving various equipment to safely load and unload trucks and trailers and move scrap metal for recycling.To be successful as a Heavy Equipment Operator you should be comfortable operating a variety of machines including front end loaders, forklifts, skidsters, and material handlers. Ultimately, a top Heavy Equipment Operator should be able to ensure the safe movement of scrap metal material.Basic Responsibilities:Safely operate industrial heavy equipmentLoad and unload cargoInspect equipment before and after useCommunicate need for maintenance or repair to the maintenance departmentAdhere to safety policies and proceduresProvide exceptional customer service to clients and customersAny other duties/tasks as assignedMinimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:2+ years previous heavy equipment operationPrevious experience in a manufacturing heavy industrial environment preferredStrong work ethicDependabilityAbility to lift upwards of 50lbs safelyAble to safely climb in and out of equipmentCustomer service mentalityBenefits:Medical, Dental, Vision, Voluntary Life/ADFlexible Savings Account/Health Savings AccountPaid Time Off (PTO)7 paid holidays401k w/ Metro matching up to 4% (employees eligible after 1 year of employment)$500 Employee Referral BonusSafety IncentivesCompany Holiday PartyCompany Summer Employee & Family PartyExtra Mile ProgramEmployee Assistance ProgramCurrently offering a temporary 5% retention bonus paid bi-weekly
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  • Job Reference: 386584720-2
  • Date Posted: 1 October 2021
  • Recruiter: Metro Group Inc
  • Location: Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent