Landfill Technician/Scale Attendant


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Casella Waste Systems, Inc. [Nasdaq: CWST] is a regional solid waste, recycling and resource management services company that provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal, recycling, and organics services. Casella operates facilities in 6 northeastern states, with just under 2000 employees, and annual revenues of approximately $599 million.

Casella Waste Systems, Inc. has opened a search for a hands-on, Landfill Technician / Scale Attendant to join our team located in Angelica, NY.  We will train the right person for the position but preference will be given to those with some experience.

Responsibilities & Duties:

•             Maintain a safe, secure and healthy work environment by following standards and procedures and   complying with permitted regulations

•             Work as part of a team and possess the ability to self-direct and work independently

Landfill Technician:

•             Maintain leachate pumps & controls

•             Complete required daily inspections consistent with company policies & state regulations

•             Some heavy equipment operation, loader, off road truck.

Scale Attendant:

•             Maintain accurate scale operations and reports

•             Communicate effectively with drivers, customers, and staff

•             Assist customers by providing excellent customer service

•             Reading, writing and math skills generally associated with a high school curriculum

Education, Experience & Certifications:

•             Microsoft Office Suite experience is required

•             Understand truck weight capacity and limitations

Qualifications & Skills:

•             Self-directed person with a positive and professional mind-set

•             Possess excellent organizational skills

•             Excellent communication and problem-solving skills are required

Casella Attributes:

•             Positive, team oriented attitude

•             Strong work ethic and self-sufficient

•             Open to personal and professional training and development


We offer excellent benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability Insurance, Life Insurance, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, and a 401(k) Plan.

Casella Waste Systems, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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