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Swamper/Labourer - $21.35 per hour!
Category: Manufacturing
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Job code: lhw-e0-89771915

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Waste Connections, Inc

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  Job posted:   Thu May 17, 2018
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Swamper/Labourer - $21.35 per hour!
**Job Title**
Swamper/Labourer - $21.35 per hour!
**Employee Type**
**Requisition Primary Location**
Coquitlam, British Columbia

Job Description**

**Full time with Benefits**

**$21.35 per hour.**

**Waste Connections of Canada** the leader in non-hazardous solid waste management in North America is looking for a **Swamper** / **Labourer** to join our team in Edmonton, AB.

We are looking for an SAFETY inclined, energetic, autonomous and proactive team player capable of making a difference in his/her team and community.

**Position Summary**

The Thrower loads garbage bags and any other waste materials into the garbage truck.

**Main Responsibilities:**

+ Accompany the Driver through dense residential areas for yard waste, recycling and organic waste pickup.

+ Ensure customer satisfaction through reliable service (e.g., arrive on schedule, pick-up all bins, clean up waste that falls out of bin when lifting, relock/reclose bins)

+ Resolve blocked access, (e.g., honk horn or call dispatcher/customer; take picture of vehicle blocking access, return for later pick-up if scheduled to be in area later).

+ Dump contents at designated transfer station or landfill.

+ Unload contents by moving blade forward; manually clean out debris trapped behind blade


+ Able to start working between around 5 am.

+ Capable to work up to 10 hours per day

**Extremely Physically demanding role:**

+ Exposed to the elements: heat/cold, rain, snow.

+ Climbs in and out of truck at each customer site and roll bins weighing about 20 to 40 pounds (depends on contents e.g., cans vs paper) a few feet to truck and back over 1200 times a day.

**What's In It for You?**

You will be joining a team environment and colleagues who embrace a "work hard, play harder" culture.

We are an equal opportunity employer; only those successful will be contacted.

**Job Requirements:**







**Who We Are**

Waste Connections Inc. is an integrated solid waste services company that provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services in mostly exclusive and secondary markets. Our goal is to create an environment where self-directed, empowered employees strive to consistently fulfill our constituent commitments and seek to create positive impacts through interactions with customers, communities, and fellow employees.


Waste Connections is always working to protect the health of the communities we serve, and we are grateful for the hard work and dedication that you bring to your job every day. Working here means you are a safety-minded individual who is making important contributions on a daily basis that will make a positive impact on those around you. We appreciate that you are a person of integrity who takes pride in the work you do.

**Our Opportunities**


People who want to gain valuable professional experience will find that Waste Connections is a fantastic place to work. You'll enjoy the opportunity for beneficial training and professional development opportunities that can help enhance your skills and lead the way to a more promising future.


Bring your passion to succeed and you'll quickly discover that great opportunities are all around you. At Waste Connections, you'll thrive if you are friendly, dedicated, and prefer a work hard/play hard culture that is focused on maintaining our reputation as the premier waste services company in the markets we serve.

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