Landfill Labor

Landfill Labor

Salary $80
Job Type Full Time
Vacancy 6
Job ID 12958054
Employer name
Posted Date 15-05-2021
Expired at 15-02-2022


Staffing. It’s what we know. Because we’ve been providing staffing solutions, putting people to work, for nearly 30 years. Whether you’re looking for work, or you’re seeking workers for your business, PeopleReady is the North American leader in the industrial and on-demand staffing space.

The PeopleReady located at Cambridge, Ontario, N1R 3C5 is currently hiring a Landfill Labor

Job Description

As a landfill associate you will be responsible for capturing and removing litter, maintaining the perimiter of the landfill and performing basic clean up.

Note – Pay Rate for this Job is $15/Hour


  • Operating heavy equipment necessary for landfill operations; maintaining equipment in a clean and functional operating condition
  • Operating water truck to perform dust control and fire suppression activities as required
  • Operating gatehouse; utilizing automated scale system; calculating and collecting amount due for waste loads
  • Directing vehicle traffic at the landfill
  • Maintaining landfill shop, catch fences, and buildings
  • Performing basic clean-up of site and facilities as required
  • Entering and retrieving data and preparing reports using a computer; reviewing such reports for accuracy and making corrections as required
  • Observing safe working practices, including maintaining work areas in a safe condition
  • Work in the outdoors, must be comfortable with exposure to weather conditions.
  • Help clean up the environment.


  • Previous waste or heavy machinery experience preferred but not required
  • Basic math skills – addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division on the fly
  • Able to follow oral and/or written instructions
  • Rare work ethic and a positive attitude
  • Able to lift up to 80 pounds repeatedly and sit or walk for extended periods of time
  • Comfortable with exposure to weather conditions, fumes, dust, and hazardous chemicals

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