Job # 1001575, Depot Attendant

Title: Depot Attendant
Location: Thunder Bay, Ontario
Expires on: 7/8/2017
Reports to: Operations Manager

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Our primary purpose is to provide a wide range of services that assist both public and private sector clients to identify and manage their environmental concerns. We want our work places and employees to be grounded on integrity; have a focused discipline and desire to innovate; and to be fulfilled with passion and success.

The Depot attendant will ensure that the transfer station is operated in a safe manner at all times while ensuring it is kept in a neat, tidy and cost effective manner.

Job Duties

  • Opening and closing the site

  • Greet all customers when they come onto site

  • Direct all users to proper dumping areas for all waste being disposed

  • Keep all areas of the transfer station site clean and well maintained

  • Pick up litter as required and clean up waste that falls outside of bins

  • Ensure all material placed in the incorrect location, is relocated to the correct spot

  • Insure that fires are not set and all controlled burns are recorded

  • Other duties that may arise as assigned by supervisor or members of the Management Team


  • Able to work from two locations: Egan Street Depot and Mount Dale Depot
  • Experience in operation of waste management facilities

  • Experience with or knowledge of the handling, storage and disposal of Hazardous Substance and Dangerous Goods

  • Good working knowledge of the various categories of valuable scrap materials collected from the waste stream or the ability to quickly acquire that knowledge

  • Good written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills

  • Excellent customer service skills

  • Upbeat, positive attitude

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision

  • Knowledge of Workplace Health and Safety requirements

 GFL Environmental is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. We are committed to the principles of equity, accessibility and providing reasonable accommodations to candidates with disabilities. If you require an accommodation to navigate our site or apply for a position, please send us an email at careers@gflenv .com with the nature of your request along with your contact information. We thank you for your interest. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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