Recycling Depot Operator

City of Coquitlam

Recycling Depot Operator

Temporary Full-Time (Up to 6 months)

One of BC’s Top Employers, the City of Coquitlam is the sixth largest city in BC, home to more than 150,000 residents. Our municipality continues to grow through innovative urban design, inspiring arts, culture and recreation programs, and state-of-the-art transportation systems. Our brand is built on managing our resources in a responsible and sustainable manner, while supporting a vibrant, growing regional urban centre.

We are seeking responsible and self-starting individuals to maintain and monitor our Town Centre Park Recycling Depot while providing great customer service to the citizens of Coquitlam.  You will be responsible for effectively and efficiently ensuring the cleanliness and order of the depot, ensuring that recyclables are properly sorted, and maintaining detailed records. You will also provide assistance and recycling information to members of the public and participate in investigations of illegal dumping at the Depot.

In addition to the ability to work well independently, successful candidates must possess excellent customer service and communication skills, knowledge and experience of recycling activities, and have experience with data recording/entry.  Candidates must be comfortable working outside in all types of weather conditions.  Experience delivering educational presentations and formal conflict resolution training are considered assets.  A valid BC Driver’s license is required.

This opportunity is for one (1) temporary full-time position to work Wednesdays through Sundays either 9:30am – 6:00pm or 10:00am to 6:30pm. A CUPE hourly rate of $30.54 with 6 % in lieu of benefits is being offered.  All applicants will be required to upload a recent driver’s abstract (within the last 30 days).

Applicants under consideration will be required to undergo a police security clearance evaluation.

Please apply online at by 11:55 pm on September 25, 2020.

The City of Coquitlam is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Organization: City of Coquitlam
Location: Coquitlam, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Solid Waste & Recycling
Posted: September 11, 2020, 9:11 am
Expires: September 25, 2020, 11:55 pm

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