Heavy Equipment Operator
Punta Gorda, FL 
Posted 8 days ago
Job Description
Job TitleHeavy Equipment OperatorPrimary LocationPunta Gorda, FloridaEmployee TypeEmployeeJob Description

Waste Connections, Inc. has immediate openings for HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR in Punta Gorda SLD Landfill, Punta Gorda, FL.

A typical schedule is Monday - Friday. Average workweek is 50 plus Hours. May work weekends if needed.


  • Spreading and compacting trash using a compactor
  • Spreading daily cover using a Dozer
  • Excavating soil using a excavator
  • Hauling soil


  • Operate several pieces of heavy equipment thru out the work day
  • Work in a fast paced, team environment
  • Work outdoors in all types of weather
  • Write and comprehend reports well enough to complete daily assignments
  • Have 2 years of previous experience operating heavy equipment
  • Ability to lift 50lbs repeatedly throughout the day
  • Must have excavator experience


  • Competitive pay!!
  • Excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future".
  • Garbage is very stable and we work year round!

If you have any questions or need help with your application feel free to call the Recruiter, Pete Carreon at 832-510-5681.

Apply today and Connect with Your Future!

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action /Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veterans).


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
2+ years
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