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Swamper

Cumberland, British Columbia
Emterra Group is a leader in providing integrated recycling resource management and waste disposal solutions to the industrial, commercial and institutional (ICI) sectors and municipalities throughout Canada. Our organization has been deemed to be an “essential service” by providing collection and processing for Waste and Recycling that keep our communities clean and safe.​Our view of waste management means maximizing recycling and waste diversion.  Whether you see it as garbage, waste, trash, rubbish or junk, we see waste another way – as a resource to be collected and recycled into new, usable products. From tire recycling to liquid waste – we turn waste into resources.
 
Emterra Environmental is in partnership with Adams Heavy Duty who is looking for a Swamper to join the Cumberland Curbside Team.  Swampers are responsible for ensuring their route is completed on schedule and that waste/recycling is collected, transported and disposed of in the prescribed manner. This position reports to the Route Supervisor.


What can we Offer?
 
With an eye to continued growth and steady employment, here are some of the reasons to work for Adams Heavy Duty.
  • MONDAY-FRIDAY - GUARANTEED 40 HOURS – EVERY WEEKENDS OFF
  • Competitive health benefits (drug, dental, vision, LTD, life insurance)
  • Working locally in the Cumberland area, home every night
  • Personal Protective Equipment, Safety Boot Allowance are provided.
 
What will you do?
  • Collect curbside materials from residential buildings, businesses and other facilities
  • Maintain daily records of pick-ups
  • Repetitive tasks including heavy lifting (55lbs/25 kgs)
  • Observe safe work practices;
  • Perform duties in all-weather conditions (hot, cold, rain or snow)
  • Pick up refuse in other areas as required
  • Dispose of curbside collections according to set policies and procedures
  • Perform other related duties
 
What will you bring?
  • Safety minded approach to the daily tasks
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs;
  • Punctual, reliable, team player
  • Client service and public interaction skills – written and verbal
  • Ability to read and write to record pickups and maintain daily records
 
Any applicants who apply for this position and are deemed successful will be hired to Adams Heavy Duty.
 
No agencies. No phone calls please. Emterra thanks all applicants for their interest however, only qualified candidates will be contacted.
 
Emterra Group is committed to meeting the accessibility needs of all individuals in accordance with legislation and Human Rights in all provinces.  Should you require accommodation during the recruitment and selection process, please inform Human Resources in any of the following ways:  send an email to hr@emterra.ca; by phone 905-336-9084, Extension 1103 or by mail to 1122 Pioneer Road, Burlington, ON L7M 1K4.
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