Waste Connections, Inc Maintenance Shop Clerk in Opa Locka, Florida

Job Title

Maintenance Shop Clerk

Employee Type


Requisition Primary Location

Opa Locka, Florida

Job Description

Waste Connections has an immediate opening for a Shop for a Maintenance (Shop) Clerk for our Opa Locka, FL location. The Maintenance (Shop) Clerk spends their day assisting the Maintenance Department with administrative tasks. This position is full-time Monday through Friday, occasional Saturdays position.

This position is Monday-Friday working 40 to 45 hour work weeks. On top of competitive pay we off family benefits, 401k, vacation and year round work.

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

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


  • Gather, input, retrieve and maintain maintenance information in both computer and manual systems

  • Provide general clerical work to assure the smooth operation of the Maintenance Department

  • General clerical duties, including filing, photocopying, faxing, posting of notices, and ordering of parts and supplies as directed

  • Develop and issue computer reports as requested

  • Assist with and/or prepare materials

  • Prepare summary reports of transportation and maintenance costs

  • Research availability and source of purchase for emergency and critical spare parts and repair parts

  • Compile information such as identification of items, cost, vendor, freight charges, etc. for purchasing of all maintenance materials

  • Prepare all purchase requisitions, coordinate and expedite approvals as required, maintain all budgetary records and provide follow-up action with accounting, buyers, vendors, requestors and receiving

  • Review documents for sufficiency and maintaining any necessary follow-up

  • Maintain all files and inventory records of all orders placed and received, including delivery time schedules

  • Assist shop personnel with general clerical and data entry work

  • Utilize parts management software (RTA), Excel and other MS Office programs

  • Maintain parts room and inventories in accordance with Company policy

  • Demonstrates the knowledge and effective use of software applications. These systems should include as a minimum MS Word and Excel

  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs.


  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Familiar with vehicle and equipment parts to assist shop personnel with clerical and data entry work

  • Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel and E-Mail, proficient in 10 key, keyboarding and typing skills a must

  • Highly organized

  • Experience with computers and data entry including PO's, invoices and inventory logs

  • Experience with an RTA maintenance program is a huge plus

  • Excellent verbal communications skills

  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs

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

Job Requirements:







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.