Job Postings

NOTE: Our employee safety is of highest importance. We have taken multiple precautions to maintain a safe working environment at the Maple Ridge Recycling Depot, including regularly disinfecting surfaces and high-touch points, practicing social distancing, and encouraging regular hand-washing. Safety eyewear, gloves, and masks are available to employees and all employees must wear masks or face coverings while working. Safety guidelines will be issued and reviewed with all new employees.

Positions Available – October, 2021:
1. Swamper (Full Time)
2. Truck Driver (Full Time)

Interested in a job? Submit your resume or fill out the form below!

 

1. Full-Time Swamper Position Available

Ridge Meadows Recycling Society has Swamper positions available immediately.

The position is full time (40 hours/week) and pays $16.05/hour to start. Hours are Monday to Friday, 6:30am – 3pm with possible overtime. Union job with benefits starting after probation period, including extended health, paid days off, and self-directed RRSP. Overtime opportunities. Please send in your application ASAP.

Tasks & Responsibilities:
-Ensure efficient pickup of commodities placed curbside
-Lift & empty all recycling bags & boxes into truck bins
-Sort all recyclable commodities into appropriate bins
-Return boxes to appropriate location
-Processing materials at the Recycling Depot (as required)
-Clean-up & maintenance as directed.
-Able to perform physical labour such as lifting, bending & running
-Able to work in all weather conditions
-Understand and adhere to safety requirements

*Note: Individuals will be required to do repetitive lifting and work outdoors in all weather conditions. The successful applicant will be required to undergo a criminal records check.

Send resume & cover letter via email to info@rmrecycling.org 

Applications & resumes can be also submitted in person at the Ridge Meadows Recycling Society office, 10092 – 236th Street (at the Maple Ridge Recycling Depot office).

 

2. Full-Time Truck Driver Position Available

Ridge Meadows Recycling Society has a truck driver position available immediately.

The position is full time (40 hours/week plus overtime) and pays $23.53/hour to start. Union job with benefits starting after probation period, including extended health, paid days off, and self-directed RRSP. Overtime opportunities. Please send in your application ASAP.

Tasks & Responsibilities:
-Responsible for timely pickup of recyclable commodities at curbside residences, apartments, townhouses, offices, & businesses (as assigned)
-Responsible for driving recycling truck & commodity pickup (“swamping”)
-Maintain Daily Inspection Report of truck & equipment
-Maintain accurate Tonnage & Milage Reports
-Complete all required reports & paperwork as assigned
-Clear Driving Abstract – to be supplied with application
-Ability to operate other job-related equipment (eg. bin tippers, pallet jacks)
-Public Relations & Customer Service – ability to answer questions & handle individual customer concerns
-Responsible for overseeing Swampers and ensuring their safety
-Processing recyclables at the Maple Ridge Recycling Depot
-Other duties as assigned

Requirements:
-Truck driving experience
-Able to perform physical labour such as lifting, bending & running
-Able to work in all weather conditions
-Understand and adhere to safety requirements

Qualifications:
-Air Brake Licence              -First Aid (asset)
-Must be bondable
-Must have good communication skills (polite & professional)
*Note: The successful applicant will be required to undergo a criminal records check.

Send resume & cover letter via email to info@rmrecycling.org 

Applications & resumes can be also submitted in person at the Ridge Meadows Recycling Society office, 10092 – 236th Street (at the Maple Ridge Recycling Depot office)