Recycling Sorter Laborer

Industry

Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID

USA_616962

Location

Baton Rouge

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

Up to USD14.00/hr

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Lake Charles, LA - (USA) 4310 Ryan Street Suite 116 LA Lake Charles , LA 70601

ContactNumber

337-431-7134

Job Description

Sorter



Description:

POSITION SUMMARY: The Sorter is responsible for safely and efficiently processing incoming recyclable materials so that outbound commodities are acceptable for sale to various brokers or mills.



PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

Sort and segregate recoverable materials (e.g., aluminum, plastic, glass, paper, etc.) from incoming waste. Deposit recoverable materials safely and efficiently into appropriate chute. Assist other sorters on an as-needed basis with heavy or bulky items. Follow all Company safety policies and procedures, including stopping the conveyor belt in emergency situations. Inspect incoming loads for unacceptable waste; remove unacceptable items as required. Communicate with equipment operators regarding incoming loads of special waste or other loads that require special attention. Perform other job-related duties as assigned. EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATION:



REQUIRED: None.



PREFERRED:

High School Diploma or GED. One year of previous experience working around heavy machinery.



OTHER KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

Ability to adhere to work schedule and follows through on challenges as they arise. Ability to adhere to Company policies and rules that are set forth; promotes the Company's safety standards; works with a sense of honesty and trustworthiness. Maintains a feeling of pride in work; strives to achieve all goals.



The statements used herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by an employee in this position, and are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required by an incumbent so classified. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company.



Shift Hours



7am-6pm