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Scale Attendant

Rosemount, Minnesota

SKB Environmental, a Waste Connections company, is seeking a Scale Attendant to join our team of dedicated individuals in Rosemount, MN!

Waste Connections offers a great work atmosphere with competitive pay and great 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".

The hours of work are Monday through Friday, 8 hour shifts between the hours of 7:30 AM - 5 PM.

In this role you will operate the scale house to record weights, generate basic billing information, and accept payments for drop-off and sales. You will also perform clerical duties as required to support operations.

PRIMARY DUTIES

  • Operation of the scale house to record weights
  • Greets customers, directs customers and other traffic, and answers questions accurately
  • Performs other duties as assigned, including data entry and minor customer service responsibilities
  • Troubleshoot when release/load numbers do not match
  • Ensure all trucks are properly, and accurately weighed when entering and leaving the site
  • Control traffic by giving verbal directions
  • Ensures that customers and employees conduct all business in a safe manner and wear all required Personal Protective Equipment
  • Keeps immediate supervisor fully informed of all problems or matters requiring their attention
  • Provides general upkeep of the Scale House
  • Attends company sponsored training and meetings as directed
  • Completes all administrative tasks including regular filing, and completes required reports
  • Creates/adjusts bill of lading for all material movement.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must have a high school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Must be legally eligible to work in the United States without sponsorship or future sponsorship
  • Intermediate computer skills to create, and use forms including
  • Beginner level Microsoft Excel experience required
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Dependable means of transportation

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ability to speak and understand Spanish is a bonus but not required

ESSENTIAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Ability to safely push, pull, bend, twist, sit, stand, and walk.
  • Ability to safely operate and maintain equipment
  • Ability to work with exposure to dust, fumes, smoke, and loud noises
  • Working ability to communicate effectively with dispatch, staff, and the public and to operate a radio and phone.
  • Working ability to read and follow written and oral instructions and to hear at a level sufficient to communicate with staff and avoid safety concerns.
  • Ability to understand and carry out oral and written instructions.
  • Ability to maintain effective working relationships with peers, customers, and supervisors.
  • Ability to adhere to company rules and regulations

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

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

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