Job # 1002283, Labourer

Title: Labourer
Location: Thunder Bay, Ontario
Expires on: 10/28/2018
Reports to: Operations

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The responsibility of the General Labourer is to support the operations team. As a General Labourer you will have the have an opportunity to obtain their D/Z license should all pre-qualifications be met.

Job Duties

  • Ensuring daily workplace inspections for the shop are completed

  • Clear and clean job sites of debris and other materials, ensuring they are restored to their original state

  • Assist office staff in custodial services and grounds keeping activities

  • Clean and maintain the lunch room and washroom daily

  • Assisting with debris removal from soil being disposed, screened and/or in treatment

  • Yard maintenance, eg cutting lawn etc.

  • Collect garbage and other materials from the yard

  • Pickup and delivery of Porta Potties

  • Cleaning and maintaining Porta Potties

  • Assist with all tank farm duties e.g., loading and unloading of drums

  • Assist Operators with the maintenance and care of their heavy and operational equipment

  • Clean, maintain and tidy shop and tools, ensuring to replenish supplies daily

  • First Aid Certification an Asset but not mandatory

  • Provide support to operations as required

  • Other tasks as required


  • Required to have a valid “G” license

  • Ability to obtain DZ

  • Fork Lift certificate, and asset not necessary

  •  self-starter, motivated and able to multi-task in a fast paced environment

  • Knowledge of basic preventative and general maintenance activities

  • Strong relationship and interpersonal skills

  • Excellent communication skills in oral and written English

  • Strong ability to follow oral and written instructions properly

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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