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Scale Attendant 



Walters Recycling & Refuse is currently hiring for a Full-Time Scale Attendant!  

Apply today to join the Walters Team!  

Blaine, MN




About us:  

Walters is a leading provider of waste collection and recycling services to both the public and private sectors in the Twin Cities metropolitan area. We are a family-owned and operated business started in 1988 with a fleet of over 75 diesel and compressed natural gas (CNG) powered trucks and provide 100,000 services per week. 


About the Role: 

Serve as the first point of contact for our customers depositing waste at our transfer station. 


  • Calculate payments, check loads and ensure the safety of the customer and other employees through observation of safety rules and regulations 
  • Assist with efficiencies and customer service at public drop sites 
  • Identify, research and resolve customer issues using computer systems 
  • Ensure full or partially full boxes at both facilities are emptied in a timely manner, avoiding overflow 
  • Audit monthly disposal tickets 
  • Perform annual reporting of tonnage to cities and counties 
  • Scale in and out trucks 
  • Cash handling and balancing the cash drawer 
  • Assist dispatch as needed, including ensuring containers are empty onsite 
  • Manage scale customers – assist with opening accounts and maintaining scale database 
  • Coordinate disposal of electronic products (batteries, cell phones, etc.) 
  • Direct customers to correct drop off location 
  • Participate in Customer Service L10 Meetings 


Must Haves: 

  • HS Diploma/GED 
  • 1+ year of relevant experience in customer service or operations, waste industry experience preferred 
  • 1+ year of working in an office setting 
  • Computer literacy & the ability to quickly learn new programs (MS Office, Routeware, Tower, Scale, ADP, and other software) 
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, servicing customers using technology without getting flustered 
  • Experience working in a safety sensitive environment preferred 


Walters offers competitive benefits packages including:  

  • Competitive wages - Based on Experience  
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • HSA Employer Contributions  
  • Company Paid: Life Insurance and Short Term Disability  
  • Company Paid Parental Leave  
  • Voluntary Benefits; Additional Life Insurance, Long Term Disability, Critical Illness, and Accidental  
  • Legalshield/ID Shield  
  • 401K with Employer Match  
  • Personal Time Off  
  • 6 Paid Holidays.  
  • Free Trash pickup within the service area  


Walters Recycling and Refuse Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We make all employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. 

Open Date 8/9/2022  

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