Student Veterans of America Jobs

Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

Here are a few things you should know:
  • This site is mobile friendly. You do not need a log-in or password to access information.
  • Jobs on this site are original and unduplicated and come from three sources: the Federal government, state workforce agency job banks, and corporate career websites. All jobs are vetted to ensure there are no scams, training schemes, or phishing.
  • The site is refreshed daily to remove out-of-date content.
  • The newest jobs are listed first, so use the search features to match your interests. You can look for jobs in a specific geographical location, by title or keyword, or you can use the military crosswalk. You may want to do something different from your military career, but you undoubtedly have skills from that occupation that match to a civilian job.

Job Information

Waste Connections Forklift Operator / Full Time Year Round Employment in Plainfield, Illinois

Description –

Groot Industries is looking for a safety conscious Forklift Operator to join the team at our Recycling Facility in Plainfield, IL. Typical job duties include:

  • Operates forklifts, front skid steer, and front-end loaders to push recyclables onto an incline belt & load recycle materials into a hopper.

  • Responsible for loading dump trucks and open top trailers.

  • Will pick up garbage, clean machines, and direct traffic.

  • Ensure proper care & performs routine inspection and maintenance on vehicles such as checking oil, water, and tires.

  • Other duties as required

What We Offer –

Good pay, family benefits, 401k, paid time off, and a great management team.

Garbage is very stable and we work year round.

Job Requirements –

  • Ability to lift 50lbs repeatedly throughout the day.

  • Ability to work outside in all weather conditions.

  • Experience operating a forklift and other light equipment

Apply today and Connect with Your Future!

We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement.

Waste Connections is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability or protected veteran status.