Sorters in Santa Rosa, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 9/20/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    9/20/2018
  • Job ID:
    139215
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    707/547-1660

Job Description

We are currently hiring general labor / production / sorter workers in the Petaluma and Santa Rosa areas. 

JOIN US!!! GREAT OPPORTUNITIES!!! GREAT BENEFITS!!! 

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES OF SORTER

  • Sorts mixed recyclable materials by type and from waste materials in compliance with laws, regulations and policies.
  • Identifies and distinguishes recyclables (paper, glass, etc.) from non-recyclables (garbage, etc.). Includes sorting through materials on a conveyor to view and recognize type, and opening bags to inspect contents.
  • Empties and/or changes sorted materials containers as needed.
  • Maintains a safe work area.
  • Per company policies and training, looks out for, reports on, and takes appropriate action regarding any hazardous materials in the waste stream.
  • Abides by company policies and procedures and state and local regulations.

QUALIFICATIONS 

Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or GED preferred.
  • Entry position for a person with the required knowledge, but no specific experience.

Skills and / or Ability to:

  • Ability to promote the WASTE ZERO philosophy by making the best and highest use of all resources.
  • Work under pressure, handle stressful situations and maintain flexibility.
  • Ability to maintain high levels of activity or productivity; operating with effectiveness, and determination over extended periods of time.
  • Ability to understand safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Consistently build knowledge and expertise about current job.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with peers, supervisors and customers.
  • Ability to communicate on a two-way radio or similar device.
  • Ability to lift 25 lbs.

Volt Workforce Solutions is an equal opportunity employer.