Job Posting – Smithers/Telkwa Transfer Station Attendant Spare

The Regional District requires a spare attendant to fill in when needed to operate the Smithers/Telkwa Transfer Station.  The position will be casual with on call hours to provide sick time and holiday coverage.  Although this is currently an “as-and-when” position, there is opportunity for part-time or full-time employment in the near future.

The general duties of the attendant will be:

  • Daily operations of the transfer station including operation and maintenance of a skid-steer loader; 
  • Loading 53 foot walking floor trailers in a safe and efficient manner;
  • Greeting and assisting the public;
  • Management of waste on site including regular clean-up of site;
  • Monitoring and reporting of transfer station activities including recycling initiatives. 

The hours of operation of the Smithers/Telkwa Transfer Station are Monday through Friday 8:00am to 6:00pm, Saturday and Sunday 10:00am to 6:00pm and closed Statutory holidays. 

Resumes will be accepted at the Regional District office in Burns Lake until the position is filled.  Resumes may be faxed to 250-692-3305, emailed to or dropped off in person (37- 3rd Ave) and should be addressed to Alex Eriksen, Director of Environmental Services.