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Plant Worker, Shred Specialist in Edmonton,AB at Stericycle

Date Posted: 4/16/2018

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Job Description

We are currently seeking a Shredding Specialist that is responsible for receiving, segregating and loading waste paper into a paper shredder as well as various traditional warehouse support duties. The Shredding Specialist is a member of the local operations team who coordinates the parking of all trucks in preparation for the next day. The Shredding Specialist must be a team player and contribute to a safe and harmonious work environment. The Shredding Specialist maintains Shred-its policies, standards, and practices and ensures adherence to Shred-it’s Vision, Mission and Values.

Essentials and Responsibilities:

SHREDDING RESPONSIBILITIES: • Unloads shredded paper, media, and product from Shred-it’s trucks at the assigned branch nightly. • Operates and maintains baling machinery at the branch. • Ensures all paper bales are staged or loaded for shipment as required. • Performs shredding operations in support of Shred-it’s off-site shredding program. • Safeguards plant hardware and equipment by locking and activating security systems. • Operates forklifts and performs preventative maintenance on forklifts as required. • Maintains a clean and safe working area according to Shred-It and NAID standards • Ensures that truck shredder compartments and cabs are cleaned nightly in accordance with company guidelines. • Performs weekly, monthly and yearly preventative maintenance on all equipment. • Maintains supplies for plant operations. • Maintain a responsible approach to all security and safety matters related to the operation of Shred-it following the company’s policies and procedures at all times bringing the manager's attention to any and all areas of concern. • Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION: • Class B Commercial Driver’s License • High school diploma or equivalent. • Minimum of one (1) year of experience in a manufacturing or warehouse environment preferred. • Basic knowledge of forklift truck driving and maintenance. • Minimum of six (6) months as a certified forklift driver is considered an asset. • Ability to lift a minimum of 57 pounds repeatedly over the course of the day.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: • Ability to withstand the physically strenuous demands of lifting up to 80 pounds. • Ability to pull and push heavy equipment and objects (80 to 100 pounds). • Ability to drive a motor vehicle throughout the day for business needs. • Ability to sit for up to eight (8) hours per day. • Ability to walk in the course of business up to eight (8) hours per day.