Compost Winnipeg is seeking a Compost Courier!
DATE POSTED: September 15th, 2021
TITLE: Compost Courier
HOURS: This position is full-time, 35-40 hours per week, one-year term with the possibility of continuation
STARTING WAGE: $16 per hour
APPLICATION DEADLINE: October 1st, 2021 at 4:30PM
Compost Winnipeg seeks an independent and responsible individual, to work as a compost collection courier in a growing social enterprise.
Position Description: This position will be responsible for safely and efficiently collecting organic waste on scheduled collection routes while collecting high-quality waste diversion data. They will also be responsible for delivering organics to the composting site and for daily maintenance tasks.
Background: Officially launched in 2016, Compost Winnipeg is an environmentally driven social enterprise with a mission to manage waste responsibly and reduce greenhouse gas emissions in Winnipeg by providing fee-for-service organic collections to Winnipeg residents and businesses, thus diverting organic material from the landfill. An estimated 40% of residential and 30% of commercial waste in the landfill is organic, which creates methane, a potent GHG that contributes to climate change. Profits generated by Compost Winnipeg support Green Action Centre’s environmental programs and activities.
See Compost Winnipeg’s website for the full job posting & description, and how to apply.