Job Postings

Looking for work? We are hiring!!

Current Positions Available:
Swamper Positions:
full time, permanent, entry level job – no experience necessary!
Truck Driver Positions:
full time, permanent, drivers’ licence & air brakes required

Is this you or someone you know? Ridge Meadows Recycling Society is a Community-based, non-profit environmental organization that would love to have you join our team!! Learn more about the available positions and where to apply below…

 

  1. Full Time Swamper Positions
  2. Ridge Meadows Recycling Society has Swamper positions available immediately.

    The positions are full time (40 hours/week) and pay $15.05/hour.  Hours are Monday to Friday, 6:30am – 3pm. May include weekend work. 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 Kim Day, Executive Director, at kim@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), or by fax to 604-467-6100.

     

    2. Full Time Recycling Truck Driver Positions

Ridge Meadows Recycling Society has truck driver positions available immediately.

The positions are full time (40 hours/week plus overtime) and pay $22.29/hour. Hours are Monday to Friday, 6:30am – 3pm. 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
    -Emergency First Aid            -Undergo Criminal Records Check
-Must be bondable      -Certified forklift                   -Undergo Driving Record Check
-Must have neat appearance and excellent communication skills
-Prefer experience working with adults with developmental disabilities

*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 Kim Day, Executive Director, at kim@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), or by fax to 604-467-6100.