Thursday, April 18, 2019
ABOUT TERRAPURE We are a leading, vertically integrated provider of essential environmental and industrial services in Canada for industrial, commercial and institutional end markets, including the manufacturing, mining, construction, refining and petrochemical, waste management and remediation, institutional, transportation, pulp and paper, utilities and oil and gas sectors.
Headquartered in Burlington, Ontario, we employ over 2,100 people and operate an integrated network of over 70 locations, coast to coast.
We are uniquely suited to address both the simple and complex environmental service needs of a sophisticated customer base through our highly specialized network of facilities, broad portfolio of service capabilities, deep understanding of the waste volumes we manage, and robust health and safety and regulatory compliance programs.
Our comprehensive portfolio of services, including onsite and field services and collection, processing, recovery and disposal, allows us to manage the lifecycle of waste streams from point of generation through ultimate resolution, with an orientation towards minimizing disposal and maximizing the recovery or recycling of valuable by-
products. Job Type : Location : Position Summary Reporting to the Supervisor, this position is accountable for providing assistance in the completion of various operating assignments.
Key Accountabilities Process containerized waste such as drums, pails and totes by emptying, bulking, scraping and cutting containers Process batteries in the Battery sorting area by offloading trucks, sorting batteries, moving material and managing inventory levels Maintain accurate and legible processing records as per your assigned work area (i.
e. drums or batteries) Operate a forklift to move material within the facility and to perform other warehousing type tasks Operate a floor sweeper to assist with general housekeeping and cleaning Perform general housekeeping on a daily basis, including segregation and proper storage of containers, snow removal, cleaning and warehouse organization Attend and participate in safety meetings and tool talks Report all safety incidents, equipment malfunction or any substandard performance to supervisor Other duties as assigned Experience, Qualifications & Education Minimum Grade 12 education Previous knowledge of waste management operations are preferred Must be able to perform labour intensive duties (i.
e. heavy lifting is required) Must have strong verbal and written communication skills Must have previous forklift experience Working Conditions This position is primarily performed in the yard or in the Battery sorting area.
Incumbent must be comfortable working in an outdoor environment in various weather conditions You must be able to stand for long periods of time You may be exposed to environmental conditions such as : hot, cold, dirt, dust, wet or noise You must be able to work independently and as part of a larger team environment You must be able to communicate in English both verbally and electronically Work Schedule This position will operate on the Day Shift in an industrial setting that operates 5 days per week.
You may be required to work additional hours and / or outside of regular hours to meet customer requirements. This is a safety sensitive position.
Offers of employment are conditional upon successful completion of required medical, physical and drug testing. Inclusion Statement Terrapure Environmental is an equal opportunity employer.
We are committed to providing an environment without discrimination and employ personnel without regard to race, age, gender, or any other protected ground.
Our philosophy is to provide fair and equal employment and development opportunities for our employees based on skills and capability.
Terrapure Environmental provides applicants and employees with reasonable accommodation upon request, as may be required.