Line Worker/Plant Worker - 2019-26-12

Abbotsford Community Services

INTERNAL/EXTERNAL
JOB POSTING 2019-26-12
Recycling Program
Line Worker/Plant Worker
Full-Time 40 Hours/Week

Abbotsford Community Services has been helping people since 1969.We provide more than 90 programs and services to clients at every stage of life.Programs and services are funded by a variety of government grants, foundations, gaming and donations. Our Recycling program is looking for Line Worker/Plant Worker to join the team!

POSITION OR TITLE: Line Worker/ Plant Worker
REPORTING TO: Managers/Directors
GENERAL DUTIES: Sort out various recyclables

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist as required on positive sort recycling conveyor lines
  • Assist as required on negative sort recycling conveyor lines
  • Maintain clean and safe work station
  • Assist in daily clean-up
  • Pre-sort cardboard from mixed loads
  • Empty barrels and boxes from line
  • Sort beverage containers covered under deposit legislation
  • Operate equipment in a manner consistent with manufacturer’s specifications and WorkSafe regulations
  • Attend daily staff production meetings as required
  • Be able to work all shifts, weekends and holidays
  • Assist the public in a safe and courteous manner
  • Must have own form of transportation

RELEVANT SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must have a satisfactory fitness assessment and be able to work in a dusty environment
  • Good communication skills
  • Satisfactory Criminal Record Check
  • Be capable of lifting up to 50 lbs./20 kgs.
  • Capable of doing repetitive tasks, and stand for extended periods of time
  • Be able to work with a minimum amount of supervision
  • Lift truck experience and/or operators certificate would be an asset
  • Skid steer experience would be an asset

CORE COMPETENCIES:

  • Follow the code of ethics in a manner consistent with the policy and procedures of the agency
  • Ability to adapt and respond to changing conditions and priorities
  • Promote an inclusive environment and respect all people and their diversity
  • Deal with all concerns, opinions and suggestions in a respectful manner

Closing Date: June 14, 2019
Compensation:
$14 - $15 per hour, depending on skills and experience
Benefits:
A comprehensive benefits package available after 3 months’

TO APPLY
Interested applicants are to reference Posting 2019-26-12 in the subject line.
Please submit your cover letter and resume to:
Email: jobpostings@abbotsfordcommunityservices.com
Subject: Job Posting 2019-26-12

Only selected applicants will be contacted. No phone calls please.

Abbotsford Community Services is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applicants from all equity seeking groups

Abbotsford Community Services is an equal opportunity employer.