LG Electronics USA, Inc. Recycle Center Operator in Clarksville, Tennessee
Recycle Center Operator
Location Clarksville, Tennessee
Department (Org 2) TN Administration Team N90011
Job Requisition 24581
LG Electronics N.A. Appliance Factory
At LG we make products and services that make lives better, easier and happier through increased functionality and fun. Put simply, we offer the latest innovations to make “Life Good” – from home appliances, consumer electronics, vehicle components and mobile communications to business innovations in digital signage, air conditioning, solar and LED lighting. As a global leader, we strive for greatness in product leadership, market leadership and people leadership to realize our growth strategies.
Talk about a mantra. Life’s Good with LG!
We offer an environment that enables colleagues to demonstrate their capabilities, focus on their work and create value. At LG, you're encouraged to take a creative and individual approach to challenges with strong emphasis placed on performance and skill—and equal, merit-based opportunities across the board. We want our colleagues to grow with our global business. That's why we deliver sure rewards for exceptional performance and offer industry-leading benefits. Come join the team!
We are currently seeking a Recycling Center Operator to join our dynamic team in Clarksville, TN as part of the Business Administration Team!
Responsibilities, under the direction of the Waste Management/Recycling Facility Coordinator:
Sort materials, such as metals, glass, wood, paper or plastics, into appropriate containers for recycling;
Clean recycling yard by sweeping, raking, picking up broken glass and loose paper debris, or moving barrels and bins;
Operate waste management equipment, including compactors, balers, forklifts, pallet jacks, or power lifts to load bales, bundles, or other heavy items onto trucks;
Weigh and document incoming waste trucks and outgoing waste loads;
Label, sort, and safely handle incoming and outgoing waste materials, including hazardous, used oil and special wastes in accordance with all local, state and federal regulations;
Pick-up and/or transfer waste and follow procedures for waste management, including labeling, registration and waste inventory activities;
Oversee incoming waste for appropriate management, disposal, and in accordance with LG standards and goals;
Document waste management activities; and,
Other waste management duties as assigned.
Knowledge of a variety of recyclable materials and how to distinguish different disposal methods;
Working knowledge of in-house waste system as well as Microsoft systems including but not limited to: PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Outlook;
Ability to multi-task and work independently
Ability to function as effective team member with members throughout Facility
Ability to lift at least 50 pounds
Ability to operate forklift, pallet jacks and other material moving equipment safely
Ability to operate baler, compactor, shredder and other waste management equipment safely
Work in all meteorological conditions despite inclement weather
LG Electronics, USA Inc.; LG Mobilecomm USA, Inc., LG Mobile Research USA LLC, and Zenith Electronics LLC provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. Further, the Company takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed and employees are treated during employment without regard to any of these characteristics.