Heavy Duty Machine Operator

Permanent posted 3 months ago

Job Description

INDUSTRY: Automotive


Merit Services is hiring a heavy-duty machine operator for our client. The candidate will be in charge of operating and controlling huge trucks and pieces of equipment for the automotive industry.


  • Checks things like oil, water, and tires as part of standard vehicle maintenance.
  • Follow the company’s operating safety regulations and procedures when operating heavy equipment.
  • Ensure the equipment is loaded and unloaded from trucks and trailers safely.
  • Assure proper upkeep, cleanliness, and safe storage of company supplies, tools, and workspace.
  • Ensuring that the equipment is in excellent operating order by inspecting it both before and after usage.


  • Provincial operator certification from licensed associations is required.
  • A commercial driver’s license is required
  • A high school degree or Ontario secondary diploma, some secondary schooling is required
  • Dozer, excavator, tractor-loader, and backhoe operator trade certification is mandatory.
  • Internal business certification is preferred.
  • The Red Seal endorsement is preferred.