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Landfill Scale Attendant – Chilliwack, B.C

Title Landfill Scale Attendant – Chilliwack, B.C
LocationChilliwack, BC
Job Information

Whissell is a long-standing family run business that is proudly dedicated to safety.

Reporting to the Landfill Foreman, the Scale Attendant will support Whissell’s vision, mission, S.P.I.R.I.T of values, and three daily pillars of safety, quality, and efficiency. This position operates the landfill weigh systems, directs disposers to the proper deposit area; screens loads; provides information to callers and disposers; performs clerical tasks, and conducts minor site cleanup and recycling.

This position requires strong interpersonal skills to provide service and support to our customers as needed. This position operates in a fast paced, dynamic and rewarding environment. If you are a self-motivated team player efficient at using your time and are often referred to as a dependable individual whose organizational skills shine through in a fast-paced environment, Whissell invites you to become part of our Chilliwack Team!

Schedule availability: weekend availability is required, and overtime might be required, depending on operational needs

Core Responsibilities:


  • Comply with and promotes provincial, municipal and Whissell OH&S regulations
  • Comply with and promote Whissell’s core S.P.R.I.T. values and company policies
  • Operate scale and a computer system; weigh vehicles in and out; direct disposers to the proper disposal area; inspect loads; issues ticket; collect fees; prepare daily and monthly reports; other duties necessary to track landfill users
  • Greet visitors, answers telephones and other miscellaneous clerical duties
  • Assist with tracking invoices for solid waste disposal fees
  • Perform minor load screening and working in the disposal area, talking to disposers to provide information on site rules and restrictions
  • Distribute litterbags, tarps, and other solid waste related items
  • Perform site litter collection and minor custodial tasks
  • Assist with other projects as required
  • weekends and overtime are required

Skills & Experience

  • Previous customer service experience is considered an asset
  • Previous cash transaction and reporting experience is considered an asset
  • Able to speak, read and write English
  • Able to take directions, remain respectful, and operate with integrity to fulfill Landfill operations
  • Ability to multi-task and thrive is a fast-paced dynamic work environment
  • Good interpersonal skills

Essential Qualifications:

  • Class 5 Driver’s license is required
  • Previous experience working in a Landfill environment is considered an asset
  • Equipment: Must own steel-toe safety boots

PLEASE NOTE: All Whissell employees are required to pass a Pre-Employment Drug & Alcohol Test and provide a valid Driver’s Abstract (no more than three months old) prior to starting work.

You can apply by submitting your resume to or fax to 403.236.8834, Subject Line: Landfill Scale Attendant- Chilliwack, BC.

Whissell Contracting Ltd. would like to thank all applicants for their submissions, however, only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

No agencies please.

Job Type: Full-time

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