Landfill Attendant

Regional District of Nanaimo

Employment Opportunity

Landfill Attendant

Temporary Casual / External
Solid Waste Services
Competition No.: 2019-07

  • Grade 11 education
  • 1 year of prior job-related experience
  • Valid Class 5 BC Drivers Licence
  • Level 1 First Aid
The Regional District of Nanaimo is seeking Temporary Casual Landfill Attendants in the Solid Waste Services Department at the Regional Landfill and Church Road Transfer sites.

Reporting to the Landfill and Transfer Station Supervisors, the successful candidate will contribute to the effective operation of the Solid Waste Facilities by assisting both the public, and other team members at the Landfill and Transfer Station. General duties for this position will include screening loads, removing contaminants from recycling piles, responding to customer inquiries, maintaining site cleanliness, performing landscaping duties, and other duties as requested.

Qualifications for this position include, a grade 11 education, plus one (1) year of prior job-related experience in a Solid Waste Management Facility, or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

In addition, the incumbent must posses a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s License, Level One First Aid Certificate, working knowledge of WHMIS/SDS and safe work procedures, be in good physical condition with ability to complete heavy lifting, and have good communications skills.

This is a temporary casual Union position for three (3) months, with the possibility of ending early or of extension, based on the operational needs of the department. The (2019) rate of pay is $26.01 to $27.42 per hour plus 9% in lieu of benefits including vacation and statutory holidays.

Please quote competition 2019-070 and submit a cover letter and resume clearly outlining your education, experience and qualifications as they relate to this position and submit via email to

Applications can also be faxed to
250-390-4163 or mailed to:
Attention: Human Resources
Main Reception, Administration Building
Regional District of Nanaimo
6300 Hammond Bay Road
Nanaimo, BC V9T 6N2

Applications will be accepted until: 4:00 pm, on June 20, 2019

Visit the RDN website at for more information on the Regional District of Nanaimo

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted

Organization: Regional District of Nanaimo
Location: Nanaimo, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Category(s): Solid Waste & Recycling
Posted: June 12, 2019, 3:20 pm
Expires: June 20, 2019, 4:00 pm

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