Recycling Technician (Day Shift) Fremont, CA

Division: Manufacturing/Production/Ops     Required Education:  High School or GED

Hourly Rate: $14                                                     Term of Contract: 12 months

Number of Positions: 10 and Ongoing

 All shifts available.  Must have a valid CA Driver’s License to be considered. Must be a US Citizen or Green Card Holder.
Our client is looking for 10 Recycle Team members for each shift whose work is to be conducted in a 24/7 manufacturing services environment which includes office space and food service areas. The successful candidate will be highly motivated and will demonstrate a high level of professionalism.

  •  Respond to specific service requests as assigned.
  •  Ensure uniform and personal appearance is clean and professional, maintain confidentiality of proprietary information, and protect company assets.
  •  Develop and maintain positive working relationships with others, and support team to reach common goals.
  •  Report accidents, injuries, and unsafe work conditions to Supervisor.
  •  Complete safety training and certifications. Role mode safety performance.
  •  Ensure compliance with OSHA, EPA, Fire Regulations and published work rules.

Physical activities:

  • Work may require lifting up to 50 pounds, stooping, climbing, prolonged standing, prolonged sitting.
  • Employee use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is required in certain areas. Such PPE includes but is not limited to head, foot, hand, torso, respiratory, vision and hearing protective devices.
  •  Ensure adherence to quality expectations and standards with high focus on continuous improvement
  •  Responsible for communicating requests/issues to Supervisor
  •  Identify and report repairs via established work order process
  •  Perform special project assignments as required
  •  Maintain work area clean and comply with factory 5S requirement.
  •  Main duty will be to prepare shipment loads and move recycle containers via forklift, however, may also be asked to:
  •  Operate and transport material on freight elevator
  •  Manually sort and bale trash, plastic, Styrofoam, and cardboard.
  •  Prepare recycle materials for transport by palletize, wrapping, and loading.
  •  Haul pallets, cardboard, plastic and trash via forklift and Tugger throughout the factory.
  •  Operate cardboard baler.
  •  Transport material from shipping and receiving dock to required locations.

Minimum Requirements / Knowledge / Skill

  •  Valid Driver License
  • * Possess experience in recycling operations preferred
  •  Experience with fork lift operation
  •  Clean background check
  •  Bilingual in English & Spanish preferred
  •  Understanding of written and verbal instructions in English
  •  Possess the abilities to work independently with minimal supervision
  •  He/She should possess high degree of dedication to a high level of customer satisfaction
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