• The Corporation of the County of Northumberland
  • Cobourg, ON, Canada
  • Sep 10, 2018
Part time General Labor

Job Description

Filling an existing vacancy, you will be responsible for manually sorting recyclable material from conveyor belts while possessing manual dexterity and the ability to work in a factory environment. Other responsibilities may include manual lifting, pushing bins, sweeping throughout the plant in order to maintain production and cleanliness of the facility. Position may require candidates to work Saturdays, Sundays and shift work.


Qualifications & skills:


  • At minimum, you have a high school diploma (OSSD).
  • 1 or more years of direct work experience in a factory setting would be considered an asset.
  • Strong verbal communication skills.
  • General knowledge of the recycling plant operations.
  • Demonstrated abilities in working in a team environment.
  • Willingness to assist other staff when necessary.


The successful candidate will be required to submit a satisfactory criminal background check prior to the commencement of employment.


We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be notified.


When emailing your application, please indicate what source you found this posting in and please ensure your cover letter, résumé, and any other supporting documents are submitted in one file (preferably MS Word (.doc or .docx) or Adobe (.pdf)). Please also indicate in your cover letter your preferred method of contact: text, email, or phone call.


We invite you to submit your application by 4:30 pm on Friday, September 28th, 2018 to:


Human Resources

County of Northumberland

555 Courthouse Road

Cobourg, ON K9A 5J6