Labourer - Solid Waste
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Public Works & Environmental Services Department, Solid Waste Services, Waste Processing & Disposal
Up to 4 Full-time temporary positions (Up to 6 months) 40.00 hours/week
CUPE 503 Inside/Outside
$46,151.04 to $53,990.56 annually (2019 rates of pay)
Trail Waste Fac, 4475 Trail Road
- You may initially be paid 95% of your starting rate of pay, in accordance with the collective agreement.
Responsible for performing tasks of a manual nature related to the operation and maintenance of the Trail
Road Landfill Site, including those associated with the safe flow of traffic. Work is performed in accordance
with corporate and departmental policies and procedures, and related legislation/regulations.
Education & Experience
Completion of Grade 10.
Two months related experience.
- Experience and formal training combined with demonstrated performance and ability may substitute for
stipulated academic requirements.
Language, Certificates & Licenses
- Must possess a valid unrestricted Class "DZ" license or provincial equivalent with no more than six
demerit points accumulated.
- Current Standard First Aid and CPR
English oral, reading, writing required
- Knowledge of landfill operations, policies and procedures
- The safe use of vehicles, equipment and machinery used within the Solid Waste Branch
- General knowledge of the Certificate of Approval
- Policies and procedures in relation to vehicles and equipment
- Ontario Highway Traffic Act Regulations and laws
- Operation of a two way radio
- Emergency response procedures at a landfill
- Knowledge of applicable health and safety legislation, including the rights and duties of workers
Competencies & Skills
- Successfully complete all job related training requirements
- Work with minimal supervision
- Inspect vehicles or equipment effectively
- Learn to operate new equipment as received by the Solid Waste branch
- Retrain as legislative requirements change
- Performs minor maintenance on assigned units
- To work overtime as required
- Proven ability to communicate effectively with co-workers and members of the public as required
- Write legibly
- Be flexible on various operation assignments
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will be contacted.
The City of Ottawa is committed to providing quality services by establishing a qualified workforce that
reflects the diverse population it serves. The City encourages applications from all qualified individuals.
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HR Service Centre at 613-580-2424, extension 47411.