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Waste Connections Incorporation

Shop Laborer

Waste Management



Full Time


Castaic, California, United States

Chiquita Canyon Landfill, a Waste Connections company, is looking for a Shop Laborer to join the team in Castaic, CA!

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!

The pay will be $19.57/hour to start. We also offer great family benefits, a generous 401k match, paid vacation, etc.

The schedule will be Monday to Saturday most weeks (Monday to Friday sometimes) 5am-3pm with additional required overtime as needed.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Maintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with Corporate and OSHA standards.
  • Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures, documenting parts usage, and accounting for repair times.
  • Ability to effectively communicate needed repairs or tasks and work as a team.
  • Assist with daily preventative maintenance on equipment.
  • Keep shop clean, empty trash, sweep floors, and deep clean work areas as needed.
  • Keep tire storage area clean, organized.
  • Assist mechanics with other tasks as needed.

Working Conditions and Physical Effort:

  • Extensive physical activity. Requires strenuous physical work; heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling required of objects over 50 pounds.
  • Work environment involves some exposure to physical risks such as moving mechanical parts which require following basic safety precautions.
  • The employee is exposed to outside weather, including frequent wet and/or humid conditions, as well as exposure to fumes and vibration. Noise level is usually moderate.


  • At least 1 year of mechanical experience.
  • The ability to stand outside throughout the shift
  • Ability and will to work in all weather conditions
  • Must pass drug screen and pre-employment background check.
  • Clean driving record

To be considered for any of our current openings you must complete an application at [Register to View] . 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)