Recyling & Waste Educator
The Regional District of Central Kootenay (RDCK) isinviting applications for the position of Recycling & Waste Educator.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Excellent interpersonal communication skills and a demonstrated ability to act with tact and diplomacy when dealing with the public Demonstrated ability to de‐escalate conflict with members of the public Passion for Zero Waste and environmental issues Demonstrated ability to maintain logs and records and to communicate via email Ability to work autonomously and effectively with minimal supervision Ability to work outdoors and have reasonable physical fitness to meet the demands of the position
Completion of High School Diploma or acceptable equivalent One year experience in a customer service position, with prior experience enforcing company policy and standards Experience working outdoors Experience working alone and/or in remote locations Experience with public education would be considered an asset Standard First Aid, Basic CPR with AED/willingness to obtain required for some sites WHMIS certification Valid BC Drivers License Satisfactory Criminal Record
Constant movement, including stooping, bending, reaching, twisting and kneeling Working alone in remote areas Exposure to varied weather, primarily without shelter Occasional lifting up to 25 kg (55lb)
This is a regular benefitted position, working 25+ hours per week. Applicants should be available to work a varied work schedule that includes day, weekend and/or evening shifts and will be scheduled at our Lakeside, Grohman, Ootischenia, Salmo, Balfour, Crescent Valley, and Winlaw Recycling Depots.
The hourly rate for this position starts at $20.96.
Applications submitted in the form of a resume and cover letter will be accepted by Human Resources by email untill the position has been filled.
To apply please complete our online application which can be found here: Employment Application.