Waste Connections, Inc Recycle Maintenance Technician in Miami, Florida

Job Title

Recycle Maintenance Technician

Employee Type


Requisition Primary Location

Miami, Florida

Job Description

Waste Connections has an immediate opening for a Recycle Maintenance Technician in our Miami Transfer Station, Miami Hauling, Miami Florida. This position will be performing maintenance on Recycle Equipment, Hydraulics, balers, recycle materials processing facilities, ie. Sorting metals, plastics, fiber, glass and residuals.

Monday – Saturday, Day Shift working 10 to 11 hours days.

Who Are We?

WASTE CONNECTIONS, Inc. (NYSE: WCN) is not only the best waste services company in North America, it is also an amazing place to realize your potential, make decisions, have your voice heard, and partner with extremely hard working and passionate people! We seek servant leaders, mentors, top performers, and fun people. At Waste Connections, we value each individual’s unique background, experience, and passion to make us a great place to work.

Why You Need to Join Us!

CULTURE: It’s a Great place to work! We work in an environment where empowered, self-directed all-stars know what they do is important.

INTEGRITY: Our definition is “saying what you will do and then doing it!” We keep our promises to our customers and our employees.

RESPECT: We show respect for our customers and fellow employees. Respect for ourselves grows through all the hard work and great service we provide to the communities we are privileged to serve.

Do not stop by or call our local office.

Please apply online at www.wasteconnections.com at http://www.wasteconnections.com/ .

If you have any problems filling out the application call Pete Carreon at 832-510-5681.


  • Perform repairs and assigned preventative maintenance. Performs electrical, mechanical, welding, and electrical motors. Perform repairs and routine maintenance on recycle equipment, Hydraulics, balers, recycle materials processing facilities, ie. Sorting metals, plastics, fiber, glass and residuals.

  • Perform routine maintenance or minor repairs on recycling equipment i.e. Star Gears, Fingers Sorters, Ballistics, Belts, and cleaning, inspecting and or lubricating plant equipment.

  • Reviews and completes, repairs identified on Daily Inspection Reports.

  • Conducts safety checks on recycle equipment.

  • Maintain a clean, safe work environment in compliance with corporate and OSHA standards. Typical schedule is Monday-Friday and typically every other Saturday, or as needed.


  • Extensive physical activity. Requires strenuous physical work; heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling required of objects over 50 pounds.

  • Work environment may be indoors in a shop, or outdoors to repair equipment in the field.

  • Usually well-lighted and ventilated.

  • Sometimes necessary to work in awkward or tight positions and to handle greasy or dirty tools. These factors require following basic safety precautions.


  • Must provide own personal tools and tool box.

  • 1 to 2 yrs. experience working with recycle equipment

  • 1 to 2 yrs. experience working with Balers, recycle ,materials processing facilities

  • 1 to 2yrs. experience working using small loaders and forklift a must

  • 1 to 2 yrs. experience performing routine maintenance or minor repairs on recycling equipment i.e. Star Gears, Finger Sorters, Ballistics, belts and cleaning

We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement.

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veterans)

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Who We Are

Waste Connections is an integrated solid waste services company that provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services in mostly exclusive and secondary markets. Our goal is to create an environment where self-directed, empowered employees strive to consistently fulfill our constituent commitments and seek to create positive impacts through interactions with customers, communities, and fellow employees.


Waste Connections is always working to protect the health of the communities we serve, and we are grateful for the hard work and dedication that you bring to your job every day. Working here means you are a safety-minded individual who is making important contributions on a daily basis that will make a positive impact on those around you. We appreciate that you are a person of integrity who takes pride in the work you do.

Our Opportunities


People who want to gain valuable professional experience will find that Waste Connections is a fantastic place to work. You’ll enjoy the opportunity for beneficial training and professional development opportunities that can help enhance your skills and lead the way to a more promising future.


Bring your passion to succeed and you’ll quickly discover that great opportunities are all around you. At Waste Connections, you’ll thrive if you are friendly, dedicated, and prefer a work hard/play hard culture that is focused on maintaining our reputation as the premier waste services company in the markets we serve.