Job Postings

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Current Positions Available:
2 Swamper Positions:
full time, permanent, entry level job – no experience necessary!

2 Process Worker Positions:
full time, permanent. Class 5 Drivers Licence, Forklift Licence, & WHMIS preferred.

1 Truck Driver Position:
full time, permanent. Airbrakes 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 $15.24/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 Process Worker Positions

    Ridge Meadows Recycling Society is looking for 2 Full Time Process Workers to work at the Maple Ridge Recycling Depot.

    The positions are full-time, as scheduled, and may include weekends. Rate of pay $16.79/hour. Available immediately, please send in your application ASAP.

    Tasks & Responsibilities:
    -processing & sorting recyclables
    -operating forklift & conveyors
    -assisting the public with placing recyclables in the correct area
    -general cleanup – maintain a clean worksite.
    -other duties as assigned
    *Note: outdoor work – applicant must be able to work in all types of weather

    Preferred Education/Qualifications:
    -Class 5 Driver’s Licence
    -Forklift Licence
    -WHMIS (Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System) Training
    -First Aid Training
    *Note: The successful applicant will be required to undergo a criminal records check.

     Knowledge/Experience/Other:
    -ability to work in a flexible, team environment
    -good customer relation skills
    -ability to follow direction and complete assigned tasks
    -ability to problem solve in a constructive manner
    -basic mechanical aptitude
    -you will be working with co-workers with a variety of abilities
    -open & flexible on daily work schedules based on day-to-day needs of the Society
    -must be bondable

    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.

3. Full Time Recycling Truck Driver Position (1 available)

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

The position is full time (40 hours/week plus overtime) and pays $22.57/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.