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Recycle Technician

Job Location Salt Lake City, Utah

Position Purpose 

To maintain a clean and safe environment through the proper removal and disposition of scrap materials

Primary Responsibilities

  • Compact fabric and foam and form into wire-tied bales for recycling
  • Compact plastic and form into wire-tied bales for recycling
  • Compact corrugated cardboard and form into wire-tied bales for recycling
  • Cut cardboard tubes at saw station and place into gaylords for disposal
  • Keep compactor area organized and clean

Key Performance Indicators

  • Operator can work independently to keep production scrap/recyclables flowing from production, through compacting and disposal processes, and to final disposition

Position Requirements 

  • High School Diploma
  • Should have experience working safely with power equipment (i.e. hydraulic compactor, power saw, pallet jack, forklift)

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Must be able to communicate clearly and understand verbal and written instructions and warnings
  • Fork lift certification is a plus
  • Must be able to meet the physical demands of the job including, but not limited to:
    • Regularly lifting up to 40 lbs.
    • Maneuvering heavy bins loaded with scrap materials
    • Pulling loaded pallets with heavy baled materials
    • Working all day while standing on a hard surface

Working Conditions (if applicable)

  • Must be able to work in a warehouse environment with fluctuating temperatures, forklift traffic, hard surfaces and operational noise

Sleep Number is an equal opportunity employer, committed to recruiting, hiring and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds, regardless of sex; race; color; creed; national origin; religion; age; marital status; pregnancy; physical, mental, communicative or sensory disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law.

Job ID R3434
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