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Interested in joining the Scotia Recycling team? Please view our available openings in Nova Scotia or New Brunswick below.

Scotia Recycling is an equal opporunity employer in Atlantic Canada. We specialize in the collection, processing, sales, and brokerage of recyclable materials. Scotia Security Shredding is a division of Scotia Recycling that specializes in paper shredding and secure document desctruction. If you have any questions about a position, please email us!

Full-time General Labour / Recycling Sorter - Kentville, NS

General Labour / Recycling Sorter

Scotia Recycling Limited, Atlantic Canada's leading paper recycling facility is seeking a conscientious, personable individual to join their Kentville, Nova Scotia team. This is a temporary position with an opportunity for a full-time position with benefits. Scotia Recycling Ltd. is a committed to protecting our environment.

Responsibilities include:

  • Load, unload, sort and move recyclables and materials by hand on sort-line. Standing up to two hours at a time.
  • Load, unload, sort and move recyclables and material with material handling equipment.
  • Must be able to complete medium work (up to 50lbs).
  • Must be able to do light work at a fast pace.
  • Good housekeeping skills are required.


Education and/or experience:

  • Must be safety conscious
  • Friendly and courteous interaction with coworkers and contractors
  • Ability to work in hot and cold weather
  • Possesses good hand/eye coordination.
  • Attention to detail with strong organizational skills
  • Capable of multitasking and working in a fast paced team environment
  • Mobile equipment (forklift, skid-steer, etc.) experience/certification is an asset but not a requirement.

We offer an industry competitive hourly wage & benefits package. If you are interested in this challenging opportunity to work in a job that helps to protect the environment, please submit a complete resume to: [email protected]

See below for the number of Jobs available at our SRL Kentville Facility located at 110 Donald Hiltz Connector Rd., Kentville, NS B4N 0C8:

Day Shift

7:00 AM – 3:30 PM

Jobs Available: 0

Afternoon Shift

3:30 PM – Midnight

Jobs Available: 3

Overnight Shift

11:30 PM – 7:30 AM

Jobs Available: 3

Scotia Recycling is an equal opportunity organization. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please no phone calls.

Leadhand - Dartmouth, NS

Scotia Recycling Limited, Atlantic Canada's leading paper recycling company is seeking a Leadhand to join their Dartmouth, Nova Scotia team on the Afternoon Shift (3:30 pm – midnight). This is a permanent, full-time position.

Reporting to the Plant Manager - Dartmouth, the Leadhand’s primary responsibilities include working hands-on with the team, the daily management and coordination of the plant operations including production, inventory and maintenance while ensuring compliance with all labour, safety, environmental and corporate policies and regulations.

Additional Responsibilities Include:
• Lead, motivate and supervise a team on day to day production activities while ensuring safety of people.
• Drive efficient processing of incoming recyclable materials while maintaining end product quality standards.
• Organize warehouse and coordinate tasks/activities
• Must be safety conscious and lead by example
• Ability to work in hot and cold weather
• Load, unload, sort and move products and materials by hand or with material handling equipment.

Minimum Knowledge and Skills Required:
• Minimum 1-3 years’ experience in a supervisory role including production planning and equipment maintenance responsibilities.
• Proven experience operating mobile equipment (forklift, skid-steer or loader) is a requirement.
• Must be able to complete hands-on, medium to heavy duty work with good housekeeping skills
• Excellent time management and organizational skills with the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
• Demonstrates appropriate interpersonal and communication skills.
• Attention to detail with strong organizational and leadership skills.
• Computer skills: working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite of products
• Possesses a degree of mechanical knowledge and be comfortable with trouble shooting industrial equipment problems while interacting with related trades, such as mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, etc.
• Experience operating mobile equipment (forklift, skid-steer or loader) is an asset
• Must hold and maintain a valid Class 5 drivers’ license.

Scotia Recycling offers an industry competitive compensation package and an opportunity for long-term professional development and career growth. If you are interested in this challenging opportunity, please submit a resume and cover letter by May 2, 2021 to: [email protected]

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates legal to work in Canada and are under consideration will be contacted; no telephone calls, please.

Senior Accountant - Hantsport, NS

Scotia Recycling Limited, Atlantic Canada's leader in recycling solutions, is seeking a highly motivated Senior Accountant to join their growing team. This is a full-time, permanent position and will be located in beautiful Hantsport, Nova Scotia.

Reporting to the Controller, the successful candidate must be able to prioritize, coordinate and manage multiple activities, thrive in a fast-paced, ever changing environment while maintaining a high level of professionalism, confidentiality, accuracy and detail.

Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree in accounting, business or finance
• A minimum of 3-5 years experience in accounting
• CPA designation would be an asset
• Demonstrates strong leadership, analytical, technology, communication and organizational skills
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Experience in cost accounting
• Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Products, with intermediate/advanced Excel skills
• Must be self-motivated, detail orientated, highly organized and demonstrate a commitment to deadlines
• Strong/solid analytical and problem-solving skills
• Experience with Sage 300 and other accounting software is an asset
• Proven ability to multitask, manage deadlines and work under pressure with minimal supervision/direction
• Excellent judgment and discretion in handling confidential and/or sensitive information
• Strong team player with a focus on team goals
• Payroll experience would be an asset

Key Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
• Gather and analyze data to update, optimize and maintain plant cost accounting systems
• Assist in preparing financial statements and financial reports
• Assist in establishing and maintaining internal controls
• General ledger management
• Assist in providing monthly, quarterly and year-end analyses
• Assist with the budget process
• Researching accounting issues for compliance with generally accepted accounting principles
• Analyzing and reporting cost variances
• Supervising accounts receivable, accounts payable and general accounting departments
• Occasional Payroll and backup payroll functions
• Special projects as required

This position is an evolving one, so there will be additional duties associated with this opening and plenty of special projects. Training will be provided on in-house systems, but the knowledge of accounting processes is essential. Drive and motivation to continually ensure the integrity of financial reporting is crucial.

Scotia Recycling offers an industry competitive salary and benefit package, with an opportunity for long-term professional development and career growth. If you are interested in this challenging and rewarding opportunity, please submit a resume and cover letter to: [email protected]

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Scotia Recycling is an equal opportunity organization. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

Accounting Assistant - Hantsport, NS

Scotia Recycling Limited, Atlantic Canada's leading paper recycling company is seeking a highly motivated Accounting Assistant to join their growing team. This is a full-time, permanent position, located in Hantsport, Nova Scotia.

Reporting to the Controller, the selected candidate, will be assisting in the completion of a variety of accounting tasks, predominately in the area of accounts payable (AP). Your responsibilities will include receiving, coding and entering invoices, preparing cheque runs, assisting with and preparing management reports, collecting data and data entry, filing, as well as other administrative and accounting support duties as required.

Qualifications:
• Post secondary education in accounting at the college or university level or equivalent experience.
• 1 -2 years' experience in an accounting role.
• Proficient in Microsoft Office Products, with advanced Excel skills (pivot tables & advanced formulas)
• Self-motivated, detail orientated, highly organized and demonstrate a commitment to deadlines
• Strong problem solving and analytical skills
• Experience with Sage 300 and other accounting software is an asset
• Demonstrates excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Capable of working in a fast-paced environment

Scotia Recycling offers an industry competitive compensation package and an opportunity for long-term professional development and career growth. We are looking to fill this position swiftly and may begin interviews before the deadline. If you are interested in this challenging opportunity, please submit a resume and cover letter by May 3, 2021 to: [email protected]

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates legal to work in Canada and are under consideration will be contacted; no telephone calls, please.