Heavy Equipment Mechanic


Casella Waste Systems, Inc. [Nasdaq: CWST] is a regional solid waste, recycling and resource management services company that provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal, recycling, and organics services. Casella operates facilities in 6 northeastern states, with just under 2000 employees, and annual revenues of approximately $565 million.

Casella Waste Systems, Inc. has opened a search for a Heavy Equipment Mechanic to join our landfill located in Stanley, NY.

Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Perform Preventative Maintenance
  • Repair brakes and other utilities that are part of a vehicle or other equipment
  • Perform tire repairs
  • Replace hydraulic components and hoses on any vehicle or stationary equipment
  • Operate the grinders and sanders
  • Perform accurate Lockout/Tagout procedures
  • Perform all job duties in accordance with company safety policies and regulations
  • Willing to assist Operations Manager with landfill issues, outside of maintenance
  • Operate grinders, sanders, cutting torches, and stick welding

Education, Experience & Certifications:

  • Proven work commitment record
  • Clean Class C Driver’s License
  • Minimum of 1 year experience inspecting, trouble-shooting, and repairing trucks and stationary equipment

Qualifications & Skills:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age and legally eligible to work in the United States
  • Understanding of mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical systems
  • Must have own tools
  • Excellent communication and problem solving skills are required
  • Ability to be “on-call” is required

Casella Attributes:

  • Positive, team oriented attitude
  • Open to personal and professional training and development


We offer excellent benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability Insurance, Life Insurance, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, and a 401(k) Plan.

Casella Waste Systems, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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