Job Postings

In NS and NB

Please send all resumes and cover letters to [email protected]

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!

Job Postings Nova Scotia

Class 1 Driver

Are you looking for a full-time, hands-on and challenging position with benefits and a pension plan? Would you like to work with a local employer who lets you work independently?

Become part of a great organization, Scotia Recycling Limited, Atlantic Canada's leading paper recycling company, is expanding their team and seeking a Class 1 Driver in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. The successful candidate must be customer service oriented and be willing to complete labour intensive work.

This is a permanent, full-time position with service focused mostly on NS and some coverage in NB and PEI. This truck run has some flexibility on hours of work and consists of doing both dock and off-the-ground pick up service using a forklift & lift-gate system. This position will help us cover vacation and allow more flexibility to our current employees. Scotia Recycling is a continually growing business and is committed to protecting our environment.

Responsibilities include:

  • Friendly and courteous interaction with customers
  • Operation of a tractor trailer with lift-gate in a safe and efficient manner adhering to all highway regulations
  • Completion of pre/post-trip inspections
  • Completion of daily trip reports and maintenance of Log Books
  • Loading and unloading trailers with forklift and lift-gate system
  • Must be able to complete medium work (up to 50lbs)
  • Ability to work in hot and cold weather
  • Good housekeeping skills are required

Education and/or experience:

  • Must possess strong customer service skills and be safety conscious
  • Class 1 Drivers License with air brakes
  • Clean drivers abstract and background check
  • Fork-lift experience and/or certification
  • Attention to detail with strong organizational skills
  • Capable of working in a fast paced environment
  • First Aid certification is an asset

We are looking to fill this position soon and may begin interviews before the deadline. If you are a team-player with a strong work ethic, please submit a complete resume no later than August 5, 2019, by email: [email protected] or fax to: 902-684-0046

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

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: 1

Afternoon Shift

3:30 PM – Midnight

Jobs Available: 3

Overnight Shift

11:30 PM – 7:30 AM

Jobs Available: 1

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.