Recycling Operator

Note: This posting is for a position that involves 3 days of work a week . We will consider hiring 1, 2 or 3 employees depending on the interest, desires & qualifications of the applicants. In the case of 2 employees, it would involve having one employee working 2 days while the another works 1 day a week, or some other suitable job sharing arrangement. One of the days involved is typically only 5 or 6 hours long.

Please indicate if is 1, 2 or all 3 days that interests you when you submit your resume and cover letter.

All positions are for permanent part time, there are no fulltime positions with our company.

Blue Jewel Curbside Recycling is looking for year round permanent part time employee(s) to service our commercial clients in the Prince George area.

This position involves driving a medium-duty vehicle and manually collecting office paper, cardboard and miscellaneous other materials and then manually unloading that material. The candidate(s) must work well on their own.

This position may be ideal for someone who doesn’t need or want fulltime employment. Possibly someone who is retired and would like to get out and earn a little money and get some exercise. Alternatively this position may work well if you have, or need, another job such that your combined employment satisfies your needs.


The manual collection of material calls for a reasonably physically fit individual. Bags of paper collected can be up to 40lbs (18kg). In most instances the material is located within the customer’s premises. Interaction with the customer is minimal but must be courteous and professional.

A mild and pleasant disposition is a great asset for this type of work. The following list details other assets and requirements for this position:

·Must possess and maintain a valid class 5 drivers license

·Experience operating a vehicle larger than a full size pickup is an asset

·Good physical health and mobility (able to repeatedly lift and carry 40lbs)

·Problem solving abilities and good time management skills

·Safety conscience and good work ethics

·Must have a professional appearance & demeanor

·Must be honest and dependable

·Must have the ability to communicate and transfer data electronically

·Must qualify for “Reliability Status” security clearance under Industrial Security Sector (ISS) of Public Services and Procurement Canada as services are provided to some federal government sites.


Please email your resume, cover letter and a current driver’s abstract (Driver’s abstract can be obtained from ICBC’s website and can be emailed directly to Blue Jewel from their website).

Please identify if your interest is in a 1, 2 or 3 day position.

Only candidates living in Canada and permitted to work here will be considered and only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Reference ID: 2021-02

Part-time hours: 6-20 per week depending on the number of days worked.

Rate of pay depends on work & life experience.

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Salary: $18.00-$24.00 per hour

COVID-19 considerations:
Due to COVID 19 our operators are required to wear masks when entering all of our client’s premises.

Work remotely:

  • No