Heavy Equipment Trainer

rochester, Indiana


  • Annual Salary $45,000-60,000
  • Medical/Dental/Vision
  • Accident/Critical Illness
  • Employer Paid Life Insurance
  • Vol. Life Insurance
  • 401k with Employer Match
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick & Vacation Time
  • Employee Assistance Programs


Ensure operators are knowledgeable, skilled, and adhere to safety protocols when operating heavy machinery.

Essential functions

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these essential functions.

  • Ensure all RIM sites are compliant with safety and education related to yard equipment and operators.
  • Must be able to safely operate all heavy equipment in the yard
  • Training Program Development:
  • Training Delivery: Conduct training sessions for new and existing operators.
  • Safety Compliance: Ensure that all training programs emphasize and enforce strict adherence to safety guidelines, regulations, and best practices.
  • Skills Assessment and Evaluation: Assess the skill levels of operators through written exams, practical assessments, and observations.
  • Equipment Maintenance Training: Provide training on equipment maintenance and repair procedures to operators, focusing on routine inspections, basic troubleshooting, and minor repairs.
  • Documentation and Reporting: Maintain accurate records of training activities, including attendance, evaluations, and certifications.
  • Stay up to date with industry trends, technological advancements, and changes in regulations related to heavy equipment operation and safety.
  • Work closely with other departments, such as operations and safety to ensure training programs align with organizational goals, policies, and procedures.
  • Provide ongoing support and guidance to operators, acting as a resource for questions, concerns, and skill development. F


  • Strong communication skills
  • Knowledge of operation of cranes, skid loaders, pay loaders, shear, mag crane, shredder and baler
  • Proven Leadership and the ability to positively motivate a team
  • Problem solving abilities.

Education and Experience

  •  2 years experience operating and training on heavy equipment is preferred
  •  HS Diploma required.

Personal Information

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