Waste Connections, Inc General Laborer in Puyallup, Washington

Job Title

General Laborer

Employee Type


Requisition Primary Location

Puyallup, Washington

Job Description

We have an immediate position available for a Laborer at our LRI Hidden Valley Compost Factory in Puyallup, WA. In this position you will wear many hats but main duties will include flagging traffic, minor equipment use, helping customers unload vehicles and keeping site clean. This is a full time, long term position with a great company. If you don't mind getting your hands dirty and are a self-motivated, hardworking individual with good communication skills we want to talk to you.

This is a full-time position. All availability preferred, but set schedule will be provided after starting. Position starts at $13.08 per hour. We offer family benefits, 401k, vacation, and full time year round work.

Please do not call or stop by the local facility. Apply online at www.wasteconnections.com at http://www.wasteconnections.com/ .

Responsibilities Include:

  • Perform assigned duties working at the transfer station.

  • Flagging / Directing traffic as it comes through.

  • Helping / Interacting with customers.

  • Site cleanup


  • At least 1 year of work experience. Preferably in a blue collar type position where you utilize customer service skills.

  • High school Diploma / GED required

  • The ability to stand outside throughout a 10 hr shift.

  • The ability to lift up to 50 lbs regularly.

  • Forklift experience is a plus

  • Must pass drug screen and pre-employment background check.

Successful candidates are those who seek to thrive in an environment of operational excellence and accountability. We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future". Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veterans).

Job Requirements:


High School (Required)






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.