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**Please note these positions are funded through the Canada Summer Jobs program for students ONLY. You must just be finishing/just have finished FULL-TIME school courses and be returning to school FULL-TIME in September. Please provide details for that in your cover letter.**
Your schedule will be 6:15 am – 2:45 pm Monday – Friday and includes a half-hour unpaid lunch break and a 15 minute paid afternoon break. We are closed on stat holidays. You have to be a morning person to work this shift as it is busy from the start and you cannot be late for work.
It is not a complicated job but is a physical position that requires being on your feet, regular heavy lifting and being able to move at a good pace.
It is an entry-level job in a fast-paced environment.
Suitable applicants will be interviewed over the telephone before starting training. Position is with a very busy mattress and furniture recycling facility located on Annacis Island (Delta, BC).
We are accessible by transit and also have free parking.
Unloading delivery trucks of used or defective mattresses and furniture and loading outbound shipments of salvaged materials; dismantling mattresses and furniture using various methods and tools; properly sorting components for recycling; keeping work area/ warehouse clean; following ALL operating and safety procedures and policies, including wearing a respirator (which we provide); meeting realistic quotas and expectations for volume of material processed; baling reclaimed materials and operating recycling machinery.
– steel-toed slip-proof boots, physically fit is an asset and able to lift 70 pounds.
– hard-working, efficient, safety-conscious, able to work independently without supervision.
– honest, punctual, responsible, reliable, and a team player.
– minimum quotas for processing must be met at all times after training period.
– you may be asked to provide a current criminal record check. We also may do online public court record checks.
**Wearing a respirator (which we provide) is absolutely required, no exceptions as per WorkSafeBC.**
We provide all training and all personal protective equipment (other than boots). $13/hr.
Part-time work may be available to you after the summer if you request it.
Published at Tue, 23 May 2017 16:47:48 +0000