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Landfill Laborer

Castaic, California

Chiquita Canyon Landfill, a Waste Connections company, is looking for a Laborer to join our team in Castaic, CA! This is a full time, long term position with a reputable company.

The days of the week are subject to business needs and seniority, but this position will be working weekdays starting at 7AM and alternating Saturdays. Overtime hours are often required.

Starting pay is $19.12/hour. The pay range for this job category is $19.12 - $21.63/hour.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Spotting/directing trucks
  • Picking litter
  • Coordinating dump areas for specific waste materials
  • Traffic management - moving signs and cones
  • Ensuring that all customers are wearing proper PPE
  • Cleaning Equipment as needed
  • General site cleanup as needed
  • Driving employees to their work stations as needed
  • Fueling pick-ups
  • Performing other assigned duties at the landfill as needed


  • At least 2 years of work experience.  Preferably in a labor type position
  • Valid Driver's License
  • The ability to lift up to 75 pounds
  • Experience operating equipment is a plus
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions throughout entire shift
  • Mechanical ability is a plus.

To be considered for any of our current openings you must complete an application at Application information and additional instructions can be found once you select your position of interest.

We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term & short term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future".

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran)

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