Recycling Worker
University of Toronto
Toronto, ON
Job Number: 1904595

Faculty / Division: Facilities & Services

Department: Building Services, Grounds & Trades

Campus: St. George (downtown Toronto)

General Description of Class:
Under general supervision in accordance with specific procedures, operates recycling vehicles and equipment and collects recyclable materials from campus buildings and grounds..

Typical Duties:
The following illustrative tasks indicate the level of skill required and the extent of the responsibility involved in this position. They in no way limit the incumbent to the tasks indicated.

Flexibility of the employee to perform a wide variety of functions is necessary in successfully fulfilling the requirements of this position. The degree to which each employee performs each of the following tasks listed below will vary according to where and when the employee is scheduled to work.

a) collects garbage and recyclable materials according to specific procedures;

b) cleans and maintains central work area, collection areas and all garbage/recycling bins across campus;

c) daily inspects garbage and recycling bins for contamination and removes same;

d) informs university community members and/or recycling coordinator of contamination problems when necessary;

e) distributes garbage bins, recycling containers, and other items as required;

f) transfers full central paper recycling bins to pick-up point, and exchanges them for empty bins;

g) takes recyclable items to off-campus locations when necessary;

h) directs Service Workers in performing assigned tasks;

i) works on snow and ice removal; and

j) other related duties as required.

Minimum Requirements:
Completion of Grade 12 or equivalent.

One year related experience and/or combination of educational equivalent.

Ability to communicate effectively in English (oral and written), possession of valid provincial Class "G" driver's license; physical ability to perform required duties; good public relations skills (courtesy and tact); working knowledge of environmental issues; ability to work in all weather conditions.

Travel: None

Employee Group: CUPE Local 3261

Appointment Type: Budget - Continuing

Schedule: Full-time

Hours of Work: 40 hrs/week

Hourly Rate: Probationary Rate: $20.25/hr - Job Rate: $22.51/hr

Job Field: Waste Management

Classification: Recycling Worker

Job Posting: Oct 18, 2019

Job Closing: Oct 28, 2019, 10:59:00 PM