Equipment Operator

Job Title

Equipment Operator

Employee Type


Requisition Primary Location

Erie, Colorado

Job Description

Waste Connections has an immediate opening for HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR at our Front Range Landfill in Erie, CO.

As our equipment operator your daily tasks will include:

  • Spreading and compacting trash using a compactor
  • Spreading daily cover using a Dozer
  • Excavating soil using a excavator
  • Maintaining haul roads using a grader
  • Hauling soil

The ideal candidate will be able to:

  • Operate several pieces of light equipment throughout the work day
  • Work in a fast paced, team environment
  • Work outdoors in all types of weather
  • Follow safe operating practices
  • Learn and use interpersonal skills relating to good customer service
  • Write and comprehend reports well enough to complete daily assignments
  • Candidates that meet our minimum job requirements
  • Possess a satisfactory driving record
  • Have one year of previous experience operating light equipment
  • Previous landfill experience a plus BUT not required!

To be considered for any of our current openings you must complete an application at www.wasteconnections.com . Application information and additional instructions can be found once you select your position of interest.


We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term & short term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future".


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

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