Continental Paper Grading Recycling Equipment Operator in York, Pennsylvania

Position Description : Equipment Operators are responsible for the safe operation of all recycling equipment to include: Forklift, Skid Loader, Baler, Shredder and Roll Cutter. These are full time positions working Monday thru Friday, 7:30am - 4:00pm. Rate and Benefits: $13.50 per hr, Health Insurance Requirements: High school graduate with good basic reading and math aptitude. Forklift Certification and 1 year verifiable experience preferred. Successful applicant must be able to pass drug screen & background check. Paper industry experience preferred, but not required. Mechanical background is beneficial. Key Responsibilities and Duties: Must be extremely safety conscious and be able to follow company guidelines and uphold standards. Must be able to work in a "Team Environment" with an emphasis on "Cross Training" and the ability and desire to learn new tasks. Load and unload trailers and railcars while keeping accurate records/reports of material. Must be able to learn, sort, grade and weigh recyclable materials. Perform daily housekeeping duties. Perform daily preventive maintenance of all equipment, reporting any problems to the Plant Manager. must immediately report any and all damages to either the facility or to equipment. Assist in facility/equipment maintenance. Perform all other duties assigned by Plant Manager. Physical Requirements: While performing the duties of this job, the employee will be required to stand, walk, use fingers and hands, reach with hands and arms and have the ability to push, pull and lift up to 50 pounds. This position may be required to stoop, kneel or crouch as it relates to handling recyclable materials and housekeeping duties. This position will be regularly exposed to moving equipment and machinery and can be exposed to extreme heat and cold depending on the outside weather conditions. Background checks and drug screening may be required.