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Western Metals Recycling, Llc Equipment Operator in Englewood, Colorado

OverviewAt Western Metals Recycling (WMR) the opportunity is YOURS! We haveachieved years of success by giving our teammates the tools they need to dothe best job. Do you have what it takes to help shape the future?Working at WMR is definitely for you if:* You want a career and not just a job* You want to work for an awesome company where you can make a difference* You have positive, can-do attitude* You are motivated and take initiativeWe are committed to building great teams, offering competitivecompensation, and allowing for a healthy work-life balance, because ourteammates are our most valuable asset. Whether you work in a recyclingfacility or at our corporate headquarters, WMR is a place where you can comefor a job, but stay for a career.WMR is the Intermountain West's largest scrap metal recycler with recyclingfacilities located in Colorado, Nevada and Utah. Our processing capabilitiesinclude automobile shredders, balers, shears, mobile shearing, torchprocessing, auto crushers, extensive transportation services, andrailcar dismantling. WMR is a proud part of Nucor Corporation and a whollyowned subsidiary of The David J Joseph Company which has a well-earnedreputation for safety, integrity and innovation. We are recognized as goodcommunity citizens who are trustworthy, financially strong and environmentallyResponsibilities1. Properly follow company and OSHA safety procedures. Attend safety meetingsand participate in safety program.2. Operate heavy equipment of various sizes including cranes and loaders,etc.3. Duties include, but are not limited to: loading scrap material ontoshredder feed conveyor, pushing shred pile up, moving material throughoutthe yard, and/or loading trucks and railcars, etc.4. Perform daily inspections on equipment reporting any defects or neededrepairs to supervisor.5. Keep grounds clear of debris while maintaining safety standards.6. Operate small equipment such as a forklift or skid steer if needed.7. General labor duties that may include but not limited to sweeping,shoveling and general clean-up of any area and/or equipment throughout theyard.8. Effectively communicate over radio with teammates for trafficcoordination, production, and safety procedures.9. Willing to cross-train in other positions and assist other employees asneeded.10. Other duties as assigned by your manager.Qualifications1. Ability to work in a fast-paced, non-stop environment while providingexcellent customer service.2. Minimum of 3-years previous heavy equipment operation in manufacturingenvironments, preferably in the scrap metal or construction industries.3. Knowledge of heavy equipment operating principles, hazards and safetyprecautions as well as mechanical ability.4. Ability to understand and carry out written and oral instructions.5. Ability to adapt to frequent changes of priority and complete job taskssafely and effectively without constant supervision.6. Ability to meet attendance schedule with dependability and consistency.7. Flexible to work overtime, off-hours, weekends, and holidays in anindustrial environment which includes being outdoors in all weatherconditions.8. Bilingual preferred - Spanish.BenefitsWe offer a competitive compensation and benefit package including paidtraining, bonus program, medical, dental, vision, life anddisability coverage, vacation, paid holidays, a 401(k) plan withmatch, tuition reimbursement and other great benefits.EEO StatementWestern Metals Recycling (WMR) is a drug-free workplace and conductspre-employment testing as a condition of employment.WMR is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receiveconsideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity,religion, creed, sex, pregnancy, lactation/breastfeeding, sexualorientation, gender identity or expression, national origin,citizenship, ancestry, age, marital status, familial status,disability, genetic information, protected veteran status, militarystatus, or any other characteristic protected by loc