Foreman - Solid Waste and Recycling

From CivicInfo BC - December 16, 2016

Foreman - Solid Waste and Recycling

Job Code: 2016-198
Duration:Regular Full Time
Salary: xxxx - $5,847 - $6,094 - $6,348/month (Pay Grade 21, 2017 rates)
Last Updated: 12/16/16 9:01 AM


The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community. With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team. People like you!

This is supervisory work in planning, organizing and supervising the collection and disposal of single and multi-family and ICI solid waste and recycling and/or general services. Schedules, coordinates and directs manpower and equipment; processes a variety of requests and complaints from the public; responds to emergency calls during off-shift hours. Determines priorities, organizes workload, establishes work norms and devises safe work methods. Maintains a variety of records and reports for operational, billing, costing, and budget purposes, including, but not limited to, inventory, condition and replacement of containers and equipment. Plans, organizes and leads special projects at the direction of a superior. Participates in the recruitment process and provides orientation and training to employees. Provides leadership and guidance to employees including coaching, discipline and performance management. Performs related work as required.

Completion of Grade 12 supplemented by courses or training related to the work plus considerable related experience, preferably in a supervisory capacity or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Considerable knowledge of the methods, procedures, materials, tools and equipment used in recycling, collection and processing; of related policies, rules and regulations; of the applicable hazards and of safety precautions. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff and the public. Drivers Licence for the Province of British Columbia, Class 3 with air endorsement, is required.

Please apply online by Wednesday, December 28, 2016.

If you would like to include a cover letter along with your application, please ensure to include it in the text area for a cover letter section of the application.

Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets will be required at the time of the interview.

Please contact Human Resources at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hourof submitting your application online.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.


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