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Yard Worker

San Diego, CA 92154

Posted: 04/08/2024 Employment Type: Temp to Hire Job Skill: Inventory Job Number: SD0197 Pay Rate: $19.00 per hour

Job Description

The Yard Worker is responsible for completing a variety of labor tasks that include site clean-up, Metal Sorting, and transferring materials to designated locations at the job site.

Essential Duties:

  • Clean recycling yard by sweeping, raking, picking up materials and debris, or moving barrels and bins.
  • Clean, inspect, and assist with performing routine maintenance.
  • Deposit recoverable materials into chutes or place materials on conveyor belts.
  • Load and unload containers
  • Clean up work sites from hazardous obsolete materials.
  • Use Power tools and machinery (Forklift) when needed.
  • Follow instructions from supervisors to perform manual labor task.
  • Sorting materials and transferring to designated location at the job sites

Job Requirements

Mathematical Skills:

  • Basic math skills required.

Physical Demands:

  • Physically able to conduct inspections and carry equipment used for inspections.
  • Prolonged periods of walking and standing.
  • Must be able to lift, push, pull up to 40 pounds at a time.
  • Consistently climbs, balances, stoops, kneels, crawls or crouches.
  • Consistently turning and moving of hands, arms, feet, and legs.
  • Job Knowledge, Skill and Ability Preferences
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Must be able to successfully complete assignments or tasks with little supervision.
  • Must be able to work in a team environment and collaborate with coworkers to accomplish all work goals and assigned tasks.
  • Aware of the alarm sound and signals for starting the equipment or systems.
  • Knowledge of materials to be picked out from the conveyor, e.g.: copper, aluminum, and brass, steel, fluff, etc.
  • Know about cleaning, sweeping and using the proper tools.
  • Must be able to work safely in a fast-paced environment.

Additional Information

Employment Type: Temp to Hire- Monday to Friday
Pay Rate:  $19.00 per hour

Pay Rate Ranges: $19 per hour to $85.00 per hour

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