General Labourer

  • Richmond Steel Recycling
  • Mitchell Island, Richmond, BC, Canada
  • Oct 24, 2018
Full time General Labor

Job Description

Come work in the business of sustainability and saving the planet! If you want to be a part of the solution towards a healthy and sustainable environment, then Richmond Steel Recycling is the place for you. We offer:

-Competitive wages

-Pension plan

-Extended health & dental benefits, premiums are 100% company sponsored after 3 months of employment

-MSP premiums covered after 3 months

-Employee Assistance Plan

-Team atmosphere

-Training and Development

-and More!

We are looking for 15 General Labourers to join the team located at 11760 Mitchell Road on Mitchell Island in Richmond, BC. Our vision is to empower employees through continuous development of their technical and emotional skills. As employees develop, they will be able to seek advancement in the organization. Sharing of knowledge makes all of us better and the company stronger.


The General Labourer position is a permanent, full-time, non-exempt position that reports to the Operations department Supervisors/Managers.

Job Summary:

The General Labourers are responsible for sorting through scrap metal or plastic according to grade and size by performing the following duties, as follows:

  • Removal of metal/plastic from sorting table, hand-truck, or conveyor types of metal/plastic by sight on sorting table.
  • Keeping work area clean
  • May be assigned to operate or repair simple mechanical equipment
  • Other duties or special projects as may be assigned


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Must be able to comfortably wear all Personal Protective Equipment. (I.e. Uniforms, Safety glasses, Steel Toed Shoes, Hardhat, earplugs)
  • Safety conscious
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to take direction
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Strong problem solving
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize


Base pay starts at $17.80 per hour and with experience and further training will be increased. See other benefits above.


Richmond, BC