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Landfill Laborer

Red Bluff, California

Tehama County Landfill, a Waste Connections company, is looking for a safety conscious Landfill Laborer / Litter Picker to join our team in Red Bluff, CA!

Hours for this position will be Monday-Friday 8:00am to 4:30 pm with occasional overtime. Starting pay will be $16-17 per hour. We offer great family benefits, 401k with company match, etc.

We are also offering a Stay On Bonus of $1000 paid out within 6 months of employment!

Waste Connections has many stable opportunities for qualified and motivated individuals who want to be part of a dynamic organization. We provide competitive benefits and lots of room for individual growth as the company expands. Because we operate with a highly decentralized structure, we look for individuals who are energetic and have individual initiative and creativity. Join us and be a part of a winning team!


  • Manual labor including paper picking, keeping landfill clean and presentable.
  • Traffic management.
  • Perform yard work including cutting weeds.
  • Install temporary wind fences as required.
  • Perform general office maintenance and repairs including painting and janitorial work.
  • Working outside in all weather conditions.
  • Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.


  • Work involves constant exposure to unusual elements, such as extreme temperatures, toxic chemicals, bio hazardous materials, dirt, dust, fumes, smoke, and/or loud noises
  • Extensive physical activity. Requires strenuous physical work; heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling required of objects over 50 pounds.
  • Work environment involves some exposure to hazards or physical risks, which require following basic safety precautions.


  • Ability to adhere to Company policies and rules that are set forth; promotes the Company’s safety standards; work with a sense of honesty, integrity and trustworthiness.
  • Ability to adhere to work schedule and follow through on challenges as they arise
  • Minimum 1 year of experience that is directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.

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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