The Material Sorter is responsible for sorting recycling materials by grade.
Identify scrap, including the grade and type of material and any undesirable elements within the material.
Operate manual processing equipment. Sort/segregate recoverable materials (i.e. metal, paper and plastic) from waste; upgrading whenever possible.
Maintain cleanliness of the recycling facility and remove any hazards from the area.
May occasionally assist by operating hi-lo.
Material Sorter Qualifications:
Ability to operate sorting and processing equipment
Basic computer and data entry skills
Ability to multi-task and work in a fast pace environment
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Demonstrated safety consciousness