Waste Management Laborer Landfill- Humble, TX in Humble, Texas
Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
Waste Management (WM), a Fortune 250 company, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste and environmental services in North America. We are strongly committed to a foundation of operating excellence, professionalism and financial strength. WM serves nearly 25 million customers in residential, commercial, industrial and municipal markets throughout North America through a network of collection operations, transfer stations, landfills, recycling facilities and waste-based energy production projects.
At Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including:
Medical, Dental, Vision Life Insurance and Short Term Disability Stock Purchase Plan Company match on 401K Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days And More! Please note that benefits may vary by site I. Job Summary Performs various tasks in a landfill including picking up paper, debris and waste, controlling traffic, supporting labor functions, and bird control. Landfills operate in adverse weather conditions and work tasks will be conducted with exposure to hot or cold weather temperatures, wind, rain, or muddy conditions.
II. Essential Duties and Responsibilities To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other minor duties may be assigned.
Manually picks up windblown paper from periphery of landfill, and places litter in large plastic trash bags .Pulls paper blown by the wind in fences and lifts loose paper from the ground, depositing refuse in plastic bags until full. Traffic Control Duties: During the summer months, when traffic at landfill is extraordinarily heavy. Directs the flow of trucks. Communicates with the drivers verbally or by hand signals. Labor Support Duties: Lifts construction materials for projects related to site maintenance i.e., lumber, bags of concrete mix, hand tools, etc. Uses hand tools such as shovels, picks, axes and chain saws. Other manual labor tasks may be required such as removing litter from fences, cleaning machines and shop area, along with other tasks as requested. Bird Control Duties: Responsible for using a non-lethal bird control program, to deter birds away from the work site safely. Farm Tractor Duties: Will work with a farm tractor to maintain the agricultural work on the landfill, including seeding fertilization and disking.
III. Supervisory Responsibilities This job has no supervisory duties.
IV. Qualifications The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job.
A. Education/ Experience Education: Not required.
Experience: Must have labor experience with a demonstrated history of working outdoors. B. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements Licenses as required by Local, State, Federal, Environmental and/or Health/Safety Regulatory agencies.
C. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required Must understand proper hydration protocols, along with the training and use of personal protective equipment.
V. Work Environment Listed below are key points regarding environmental demands and work environment of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Required to use motor coordination with finger dexterity (such as keyboarding, machine operation, etc.) part of the work day; Required to exert physical effort in handling objects less than 50 pounds occasionally; Required to be exposed to physical occupational risks (such as cuts, burns, exposure to toxic chemicals, etc) rarely; Required to be exposed to physical environment which involves dirt, odors, noise, weather extremes or similar elements most of the work day; Normal setting for this job is: outdoor/landfill.
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