Recycling Waste Educator

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$20.96 an hour

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Regional District of Central Kootenay

Ootischenia, Crescent Valley, Winlaw, Slocan Recycling Depots

Recycling & Waste Educators are responsible for screening
RECYCLING & WASTE recycling material or waste at a recycling facilities and sites to
EDUCATOR ensure only acceptable material is accepted, and to redirect

unacceptable materials. Recycling & Waste Educators also

maintain the cleanliness of sites and perform basic site

Part –Time, As and When Needed maintenance.
If you are friendly, hard-working, enjoy working outdoors and
The Regional District of Central Kootenay (RDCK) is want to be a part of bringing better recycling services to the
inviting applications for the position of Recycling & Kootenays, this position may be for you!

Waste Educator.
Recycling & Waste Educator positions are somewhat physically

demanding and work is performed primarily outdoors in varied
weather conditions.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS  Experience working outdoors

AND ABILITIES:  Experience working alone and/or in remote locations 

Excellent interpersonal communication skills and a  Experience with public education would be considered

demonstrated ability to act with tact and diplomacy an asset

when dealing with the public  Standard First Aid, Basic CPR with AED/willingness to 

Demonstrated ability to de‐escalate conflict with obtain required for some sites

members of the public  WHMIS certification 

Passion for Zero Waste and environmental issues  Valid BC Drivers License 

Demonstrated ability to maintain logs and records and to  Satisfactory Criminal Record

communicate via email 

Ability to work autonomously and effectively with This is a part-time benefited position, working up to 24

minimal supervision hours per week making $20.96 per hour. Our Recycling &
Waste Educators also receive a monthly stipend for use of 

Ability to work outdoors and have reasonable physical
personal cellphones for required on site job duties.

fitness to meet the demands of the position

Demonstrated commitment to the values of the RDCK:
Applicants should be available to work a varied work

Health and Safety, Accountability, Integrity, Respect
schedule that includes day, weekend and/or evening shifts

and will be scheduled at out Ootischenia, Crescent Valley,
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Winlaw, and Slocan Recycling Depot. 
Completion of High School Diploma or acceptable

equivalent Applications will be accepted until 9:00 am February 6, 

One year experience in a customer service position, with 2023.

prior experience enforcing company policy and To apply please complete our online application which can

be found here: Employment Application.