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Position Summary:

Resource Recovery/Yard Ranger Position is the selective extraction of disposed materials for a specific next use. The Resource Recovery Specialist/Yard Ranger performs services to help ensure that regulated waste at client's facilities is properly handled, containerized, accumulated, packaged and disposed of. The Specialist performs a variety of operational tasks related to non-hazardous and hazardous waste materials management which include waste control, safety, waste reduction/material conservation, environmental protection and reporting. Janitorial Experience (A Plus!)


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Identify and separate disposed materials in accordance with California State regulations and client’s procedures
  • Identify non-compliant material and take proper course of action
  • Maintain collection areas in accordance with California State Regulations and client’s procedures
  • Keep receptacles secured to prevent unauthorized access
  • Move materials as needed. This may involve use of pallet jack, dollies and other necessary equipment
  • Conduct inspections of receptacles and accumulation areas to ensure requirements are followed
  • Order new accumulation containers as required.
  • Initiate pickup request when receptacles are at or near capacity
  • Maintain a detail log as instructed by supervisor
  • Report exceptions to Supervisor and Client management
  • Assures Methods and Procedures used in inspecting, identifying and correcting conditions are strictly followed as determined by Operations management.
  • Responsible for storing and securing all Company and client’s tools, materials and equipment
  • Responsible for daily inspections of all equipment including but not limited to operations, effectiveness and cleanliness.
  • Submission of all reports upon completion of each site
  • Attend all safety meetings scheduled by operations management
  • Responsible for maintaining maximum number of monthly deviations set by operations management
  • Other Duties as assigned


  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • A valid driver’s or a reliable transportation is required in order to travel between customer sites.
  • Must be punctual, dependable and flexible;
  • Must be able to work Weekends, Holidays and additional hours as needed
  • Must be able to adhere to all safety policies and procedure at all times, including but not limited to wearing steel-toe shoes or boots and all PPE (Personal Protection Equipment)