Operator - Heavy Equipment in L'Orignal at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 1/24/2020

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Job Description

Here at Scotts Miracle-Gro there is no such thing as a typical day.  Our culture is constantly energized by new and exciting growth opportunities and at a rapid pace.  Every Associate plays an important role in providing innovative solutions for today’s gardeners and growers and contributing new ideas to improve operations. In our company you need grit, it is what we were founded on over 150 years ago and is what keeps us growing. Regardless of your level in the organization there is a platform for your voice to be heard and the ability to influence change. Family, community and hard working values are weaved into all that we do. Come grow with us, where we develop and nurture the next generation of leaders. ​

Opérateur(trice) de machinerie lourde

L’opérateur de machinerie lourde a comme principales responsabilités de :

  • Opérer un chargeur hydraulique et pelle mécanique pour chargement de camion et de trémie;
  • Effectuer des tâches pour supporter les demandes à l'usine;
  • Maintenir la propreté de son équipement;
  • Effectuer les vérifications journalières de base de son équipement telles que : vérification du niveau d’huile, nettoyage des filtres à air et radiateur, vérification visuelle de la machine : pression des pneus, présence d’huile par terre, lumières, etc.;
  • Respecter les normes en qualité et en santé et sécurité du site et de l’entreprise;
  • Toutes autres tâches connexes.

Si vous possédez les qualifications suivantes, vous êtes la personne que nous recherchons :

  • Expérience au niveau de la conduite de véhicules lourds;
  • Habilité spatiale développée (sens des distances et l’espace);
  • Sens des responsabilités;
  • Sens de l’organisation;
  • Souci du travail bien fait;
  • Autonomie;
  • Avoir le sentiment d’urgence développé;
  • Être ponctuel et assidu à son travail.

Ce poste est sur une base d’environ 9 à 10 mois par année. Vous devez aussi être disponible de jour, de soir et de fin de semaine en fonction des besoins.


Operator – Heavy Equipment

The Heavy Equipment Operator is responsible for :

  • Operating a loader for loading trucks and hopper
  • Operating an excavator
  • Perform tasks related to helping the plant’s requirements
  • Maintain cleanliness of his equipment
  • Perform daily inspections of his equipment such as : Verification of oil level, Cleaning air filters and radiator, Visual verification of the machine, Tire pressure, Presence of oil on the floor, Lights, Etc.
  • Comply with the quality/health and safety standards of the company and job site
  • All other related tasks

If you possess the following qualifications you are the person we are looking for :

  • Experience driving heavy equipment
  • Visual spacial abilities (sense of distance and space)
  • Sense of responsibility
  • Organizational skills
  • Conscientiousness
  • Autonomy
  • A developed sense of urgency
  • Punctuality and diligence

This position is based on a 9 to 10 months per year period (approximately).

You are also required to be available to work on day, evening and weekend shifts as needed.

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Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.