Equipment Operator /Driver - Snow operations

Long Grove, Illinois

BrightView Landscape Development

A brighter future is in your hands. We are currently seeking Snow Equipment Operators/Drivers. This person must be interested in learning to do all aspects of snow removal during the winter. Heavy equipment may include F450 trucks, front end loaders, skidsters, backhoes, loaders and other pieces of equipment. Equipment Operator must also clean, maintain and secure all equipment as directed by policies and procedures.

What you'll do:

  • Remove snow using a snow plow and heavy equipment for several hours at a time, depending on the amount of snowfall
  • Must be available each time it snows and report either to a central location or directly to the jobsite
  • Place removed snow in appropriate locations, avoiding piling it on trees, shrubs, fire hydrants or sidewalks
  • Report any concerns or incidents to your direct Supervisor
  • Fill out a job sheet as soon as you are finished working after each snow removal operation
  • Participate in maintaining a safe and secure work environment for team employees and clients by adhering to company safety policies
  • Be aware of safety issues or concerns, and report them to the appropriate Supervisor
  • Perform other tasks as assigned by supervisor/manage

Skills we're seeking:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must have a valid Driver's License and the ability to drive to a variety of work locations in assigned territory
  • Screening for drug and alcohol required for all truck/equipment operations.
  • Must have reliable transportation to and from any work site
  • Prior experience operating snow plow equipment is a plus
  • Participate in routine maintenance of equipment
  • Must have experience working efficiently in a production-driven / fast paced environment
  • Physically able to work outside, sometimes in extreme weather conditions with sporadic hours based on a snow event
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds
  • Ability to climb in and out of equipment
  • Ability to sit for long periods of time
  • Ability to safely operate equipment
  • Must have the ability to communicate effectively
  • Willing to dress appropriately for all weather conditions
  • Able to work overnight in the winter month
  • Dependability 

BrightView is an Equal Employment Opportunity and E-Verify Employer.


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Seasonal Part-Time
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