Scalehouse Attendant - Thorhild Landfill (Part Time) At Waste Management

Req Number: 17019928 | Date Posted: 12/6/2017

Job Description

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Waste Management (WM), a Fortune 250 company, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste and environmental services in North America. We are strongly committed to a foundation of operating excellence, professionalism and financial strength.  WM serves nearly 25 million customers in residential, commercial, industrial and municipal markets throughout North America through a network of collection operations, transfer stations, landfills, recycling facilities and waste-based energy production projects.


This Part Time position is located at our Thorhild Landfill site near Newbrook, AB

Landfill Hours of Operation: 7 am to 630 pm Monday to Friday and 8 am to 5 pm Saturdays and Holidays
Shift Schedule: 24 to 30 hours/week; Tuesday to Saturday
I. Job Summary

Serves as the first point of contact for customers depositing waste at a Waste Management Facility; calculates payments, checks loads, and ensures the safety of the customer and other employees through observation of safety rules and regulations.

II. Essential Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the essential duties satisfactorily.  Other minor duties may be assigned and may vary by location.

  • Greets customers, directs customers and other traffic, and answers questions accurately.

  • Correctly calculates payments for customers.

  • Ensures that incoming garbage loads are safe and do not contain any inappropriate material.

  • Ensures that customers and employees conduct all business in a safe manner and wear all required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

  • Provides general upkeep of the Scale House.

  • Completes all administrative tasks including regular filing, and completes required reports.

  • Keeps immediate supervisor fully informed of all problems or matters requiring his/her attention.

  • Attends company sponsored training and meetings as directed.

  • Works overtime as needed.

  • Performs other duties as assigned, including data entry and minor customer service responsibilities.

  • Approaches all encounters with employees, customers and vendors in a friendly, service oriented manner.

III. Supervisory Responsibilities

This job has no supervisory duties.

IV. Qualifications

The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job.

A. Education and Experience

  • Education: High School Diploma or GED (accredited).

  • Experience: No prior work experience required.

B. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements

  • Valid drivers' license.

C. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required

  • None required.

V. Work Environment

Listed below are key points regarding environmental demands and work environment of the job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.

Normal setting for this job is: office setting or landfill/outdoor.

Benefits
At Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability.  As well as a Stock Purchase Plan, Company match on Pension, and more!  Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days.  Please note that benefits may vary by site.

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Job Snapshot

Employee Type: Not Specified
Location: Newbrook, Alberta, T0A 2P0
Job Type: Full-Time
Date Posted: 12/6/2017
Req Number: 17019928

About US

Waste Management is North America's leading provider of integrated environmental solutions. We partner with our customers and communities to manage and reduce waste from collection to disposal while recovering valuable resources and creating clean, renewable energy. We are on a quest for environmental performance, a mission to maximize resource value, while minimizing - and even eliminating - environmental impact so that both our economy and our environment can thrive.

Headquartered in Houston, the company serves nearly 20 million municipal, commercial, industrial, and residential customers through a network of 367 collection operations, 355 transfer stations, 273 active landfill disposal sites, 16 waste-to-energy plants, 104 recycling plants, and 111 beneficial-use landfill gas projects.

We offer a great benefits package which includes Health Care, Family Care, and Financial & Educational Benefits.