Litter Collector

Regular Full-time Position
Public Works Division

The City of Coquitlam is the sixth largest city in B.C. with home to more than 140,000 residents.  Our municipality continues to grow through development of our green spaces, arts & culture, urban design and state-of-the art transportation systems. Our brand is built on managing our resources in a responsible and sustainable manner while supporting a vibrant, growing regional urban centre.
As a Litter Collector in our City’s Roads section, your role will be important in keeping the City clean and safe for the public and residents.  Incumbents of this job will perform routine manual work in collecting litter and other debris from City streets, boulevards and public areas.  In addition to the listed tasks, you will drive a small light pickup truck and use hand tools in collecting, loading and unloading the vehicle at the dump or into a garbage truck.  You are able to work independently without supervision; possess exceptional customer service; a creative problem solver; and a self-motivator. 
The ideal candidate will have:
  • Related experience
  • Class 5 BC Driver’s License
  • Ability to drive a light vehicle safely along an assigned route and on City streets
  • Working knowledge of the City streets and geography
  • You will also have the ability to recognize and apply safe work procedures.
A CUPE hourly rate of $28.00, comprehensive benefits package, and an earned day off program is being offered.
Please apply on-line at by 5:00 pm on June 24th, 2018.  Please upload a recent driver’s abstract (within the last 30 days) with your application.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected
for an interview will be contacted.

The City of Coquitlam is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Location: Coquitlam, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Solid Waste & Recycling
Posted: June 11, 2018, 11:02 am
Expires: June 24, 2018, 5:00 pm