New Job Landfill Attendant In Saskatchewan

Landfill Attendant

Company : City of Saskatoon
Salary : $27.51 an hour
Location : Saskatchewan

Full Description

  • Directs vehicles in an orderly manner to ensure accident prevention.
  • Screens waste disposal at the point of unloading to prevent dumping of unacceptable material and to encourage recycling efforts.
  • Enforces posted rules, e.g. no salvaging, no smoking near disposal areas.
  • Monitors and maintains the recycling areas, including the used oil facility.
  • Operates a variety of equipment, including a roll-off truck, skid steer and water truck.
  • Performs site maintenance duties, including litter collection, snow clearing, along with office and shed cleaning.
  • Performs the duties of the Landfill Labourer or Weigh Scale Attendant as required.
  • Supports and promotes the health and safety of employees and the general public in accordance with the Saskatchewan Employment Act, Saskatchewan Health Regulations and Standards, Occupational Health & Safety Regulations and the City of Saskatoon’s administrative Occupational Health & Safety policies and departmental procedures.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.
  • Grade 12 education or must obtain GED within 12 months of hire.
  • Minimum of three months experience in waste stream operations.
  • Possession of a valid Saskatchewan Class 3A or 1A Learner’s Licence, and must obtain 1A Driver’s Licence within 2 attempts.
  • Current driver’s abstract from SGI demonstrating a safe driving record.
  • Possession of, or ability to obtain, a valid, recognized first aid certificate.
  • Knowledge of solid waste operations, particularly disposal and recycling.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships.
  • Ability to understand and execute instructions.
  • Ability to participate in training sessions, e.g. WHMIS, customer service, used oil collection facility and public weigh scale operations.
  • Physical ability to perform assigned duties.
10-hour rotating shifts, including weekends.
$27.51 per hour (2021 rates)