Sorter in Sacramento, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 8/3/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    8/3/2018
  • Job ID:
    129584
  • Pay Rate
    $12.0 - $12.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is currently seeking candidates to fill immediate openings for a local recycling company. These positions will require you to stoop, bend and lift on a consistent basis while working working outdoors in an open work yard environment.  These opportunities are in a dirty, dusty environment, that is outdoors.

Essential Functions of the Job:

Performs a variety of tasks to maintain the daily operations of the landfill. Employee must be able to follow instructions, which are detailed and specific.

  • Manual collection of construction waste materials in and around the perimeter of the work area
  • Planting, watering, digging, raking
  • Winter preparation
  • Cleaning ponds and ditches
  • Work outdoors under possibly adverse weather conditions
  • Assists in the general maintenance and cleaning of the site 
  • Sits, stands, stoops, climbs, lifts, bends and walks intermittently on uneven terrain
  • General cleanup of grounds and buildings
  • Performs other duties and special projects assigned by supervisor.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must have authorization to work in the United States
  • Must pass a drug test
  • Have some knowledge and/or the ability to learn about occupational hazards and safety precautions
  • Must have sufficient physical strength and ability to independently and repeatedly lift, move and carry objects weighing 35 pounds and to repeatedly lift, move and carry objects weighing more than 35 pounds with assistance.
  • Ability to use a shovel, pitchfork, rake and other small tools as required.