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Landfill Gas Technician

Polkton, North Carolina

Join Waste Connections, Inc., and Connect with Your Future!

WHO ARE WE:

WASTE CONNECTIONS, Inc. (NYSE: WCN) -- We are an integrated solid waste services company that provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal, and recycling services in the United States and Canada. Our employees foster a work culture of Servant Leadership. Our goal is to create an environment where self directed, empowered employees strive to consistently fulfill our constituent commitments and seek to create positive impacts through interactions with customers, communities, and fellow employees, always relying on our Operating Values as the foundation for our existence.

WHY YOU NEED TO JOIN US!

 CULTURE: It’s a Great place to work! We work in an environment where empowered, self-directed All-stars know what they do is important.

 INTEGRITY: Our definition is “saying what you will do and then doing it!” We keep our promises to our customers and our employees.

THE POSITION:

We are looking for a Landfill Field Technician to join the landfill team in Polkton, NC. Promotion to the next level and continuous promotion will require relocation! **Training for job functions is available!!**

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

 Follow all job related health and safety requirements and procedures.

 Properly operate and maintain gas collection system and on-site liquids treatment in a timely and cost effective manner to ensure regulatory compliance and optimize performance.

 Collect and perform data entry from well field and liquid treatment system.

 Ensure conformance to the gas system preventative maintenance plan, and create, implement and maintain liquid treatment facilities maintenance plan.

 Perform well field valve adjustments, data collection and maintenance; interpret data to increase systems efficiency.

 Perform liquid treatment adjustments to many variables, collect data, and use the data to increase effectiveness.

 Use High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) piping materials and associated equipment to perform repairs on piping systems.

 Develop understanding of environmental regulations related to gas collection operations.

 Create strategies to achieve peak performance and efficiency.

 Ability to work independently to solve challenging problems.

 Follow job related health and safety requirements and procedures.

 Available for on-call response to system related malfunction situations.

 MUST BE RELOCATABLE FOR ADVANCEMENT OPPORTUNITIES.

 Willing to train the right candidate for job functions.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

 Work environment is an outdoor landfill setting.

 The employee will work near moving mechanical parts and is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions and vibrations.

 The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles.

 Areas are clean, ventilated, and well lit.

MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS:

 Experience with MS Excel, Word, and email is a must.

 Excellent oral and written communication skills.

Apply today and Connect with Your Future!

We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement.

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veterans)

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