Heavy Equipment Mechanic

  1. Clean Earth
  2. Moore Haven
  3. Operations

Company Description

Why join Clean Earth?

Clean Earth is a leading provider of environmental services with over 60 facilities throughout the U.S. We are a division of Harsco Corporation, a global powerhouse with over 11,000 employees. And we were recently named as one of America's Most Loved Workplaces 2022 by Newsweek!

In addition to competitive pay, we also offer:

  • Health benefits available Day 1
  • 401k available Day 1
  • 10+ paid holidays/year
  • Overtime opportunities
  • Potential for shift differential pay
  • Ability to be cross-trained into different roles

Job Description

As a Heavy Equipment Mechanic, your duties will be to maintain all equipment, buildings and grounds. This role will also be required to assist with facility operations as needed including the operation of heavy equipment, soil processing equipment, and soil remediation plant.

This is a 1st shift position that requires the ability to periodically work weekends and overtime, as required.

Primary Responsibilities (Essential Functions):

  • Primary responsibility for heavy equipment repairs and preventative maintenance (loaders, excavators, screeners, stackers, etc.).
  • Proficient in heavy equipment operation (loaders, excavators, screeners, stackers, etc.).
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and knowledge of heavy equipment maintenance.
  • Maintenance tasks for buildings and grounds, as required.
  • Experience obtaining quotes, placing orders, and managing material/supply inventory.
  • Welding ability (MIG and stick) Preferred
  • Ability to read and understand equipment manuals.
  • Able to follow directions, prioritize tasks, and work unsupervised at times.
  • Always maintain a clean and organized work area.
  • Wear proper PPE as required.
  • Verify, confirm and oversee all equipment to assure OSHA standards are met or exceeded.
  • Work directly with Operations and Environmental, Health and Safety staff to prioritize maintenance-related tasks.
  • Be involved in mandatory pre-shift and post-shift safety and operational meetings detailing task to be completed on shift and review all safety including proper PPE and monitoring.
  • Monitor all plant production and processing equipment
  • Attempt to resolve any operating issues that might come up


Basic Required Qualifications: 

  • Safety-first mentality
  • Good communication skills.
  • Strong background in safe use of hand and power tools.
  • Minimum of 3 years in maintenance.
  • Positive attitude and maintain production-focused attitude.
  • Good problem-solving skills.
  • Bilingual Preferred

Additional Information

Clean Earth offers competitive benefits, including health, dental and vision insurance, life insurance and disability plans, as well as a 401k with company matching. 

We provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or genetics. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. 

If you have a difficulty applying for any job posted on Harsco Clean Earth’s website because a disability prevents you from using the online system, Clean Earth offers the following alternate application procedure: Contact Tony Aliota, Senior Recruiter, at 262-346-4417 and Clean Earth will arrange for an alternate method of applying and will consider your application together with all other applications received for the job.  Please call only for disability application. 


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