Clerk 2 - Recycling - City of Burnaby

Clerk 2 - Recycling

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Hourly Wage: $24.39 + 12% in lieu of benefits (2021 Rates)


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Last Updated:
8/29/22 3:44 PM

The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community. With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team. People like you!

Are you looking for an auxiliary opportunity with the Engineering Department? As part of our frontline staff, the Clerk 2 (Solid Waste & Recycling) is responsible for providing assistance and information to the public regarding recycling, green waste and food scrap collection, garbage collection, and the wide range of recycling opportunities at the Burnaby Eco-Centre. You will join a supportive team who care about recycling and waste division.

In this role, you will support Solid Waste and Recycling operations. You will create service requests for collection programs and for pickup of unwanted furniture, mattresses, and appliances. You will assist operations staff in resolving service concerns and issues. We place a strong emphasis on customer service and dealing effectively and professionally with clients via telephone and email. Other examples of work include entering data, analyzing information on spreadsheets, and general office duties.

Qualifications include the completion of Grade 12, including or supplemented by courses in data entry, customer service, or an equivalent combination of training and experience. The position requires strong customer service skills; clerical skills; the ability to prioritize work effectively; good attention to detail; the ability to work as part of a team and independently to make decisions in accordance with Solid Waste regulations and procedures. This person should thrive in a busy environment. The ability to utilize email and spreadsheet software such as MS Excel is preferred.

Part-time hours of work are currently required 8:15 AM - 4:45 PM, Monday – Friday as needed. This position works out of the Solid Waste & Recycling worksite at Still Creek Works Yard.

This position will be posted until filled.

All external applicants are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 as a condition of hire. External applicants who are not able to obtain a COVID-19 vaccine for a reason related to a personal characteristic protected by the BC Human Rights Code can request an accommodation at any time during the recruitment process. City of Burnaby employees can refer to our COVID-19 Vaccination Policy for City staff.

Please contact People and Culture at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hour of submitting your application online.

Applicants under consideration will be required to consent to a Criminal Record Search. 

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted

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Organization: City of Burnaby
Location: Burnaby, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Solid Waste & Recycling, Customer Services
Posted: September 22, 2022, 12:00 pm
Expires: October 22, 2022, 4:30 pm

Employment Type: Part Time
Employment Length: Casual
Education Requirement: Other trades certificate or diploma
Job Experience: Experience an asset
Rate: $24.39 Hour

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