Maintenance Cleaner in Edmonton at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 6/6/2023

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Company Description

The Veolia Group's ambition is to be the benchmark company in ecological transformation. With nearly 230,000 employees worldwide, the group designs and implements innovative, useful and practical solutions for water, waste and energy management. Through its three complementary businesses, Veolia helps to develop access to resources, preserve available resources and renew them. By 2021, the Veolia group will have supplied 79 million people with drinking water and 61 million with wastewater, produced nearly 48 million megawatt hours and recovered 48 million metric tons of waste. Veolia Environnement (Paris Euronext: VIE) will have consolidated revenues of €28.508 billion in 2021.

Job Description

The maintenance clearer position is to ensure Material Recycling Facility equipment is clean and ready for operation for the following operating day.  The key duties include cleaning debris off scrapers, idlers, rollers, motors, conveyors, belly pans, exhaust fans, diverters, etc.  The employee must also have some mechanical aptitude in order to determine if a piece of equipment requires repair.

This position operates within a COR certified plant environment and is required to comply with all regulatory requirements including the Client’s operating approval with Alberta Environment. 


The duties of the Mechanical cleaner are as follows, but not limited to:

  1. Understands and promotes the Company’s, the Division’s, the Plant’s, and the Department’s mission statement, values, and strategic goals.
  2. Proactively promotes through example a safe work ethic, attitude, and workplace.  Complies with all safety policies, standards, and procedures to achieve a safe work environment and safety for all staff and visitors as well as the Company’s, Client’s and Regulatory Agencies safe work objectives and requirements.
  3. Maintains effective working relationships and communications with peers, management, and other Company departments and staff.   Effectively resolves any conflicts in a timely and respectful manner to achieve positive and healthy working relationships and workplace environment.
  4. Operates company owned, leased, or rented vehicles and/or equipment .  Required to perform, rotate through, or temporarily relieve in Safety Sensitive positions.. 
  5. Remove or assist in removing equipment guards, perform lock outs and prepare equipment for maintenance technicians to work on.
  6. Clean plant machinery, equipment including conveyors and all other equipment throughout the facility
  7. Be able to work some O/T as required to maintain facility production
  8. Input SAP to create new WOs whether Mechanical or electrical
  9. Promotes a quality-first work ethic and attitude to provide a product that is manufactured of the highest standard achievable.



  • Minimum of  1 years experience
  • Experience in an industrial facility
  • Previous progressive experience within an industrial process plant environment is a definite asset.
  • Strong customer service attitude and commitment to providing exceptional customer service and quality results
  • Attentiveness to details and ability to manage a diverse workload within a fast-paced
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team as well as independently with minimal supervision
  • Proven organizational and creative-problem solving skills
  • Basic level computer skills to operate MS Office Suite (especially Outlook, Excel, and Word).
  • In-house training on the quality systems, quality regulations, and safe work practices (including WHMIS) / Corporate policies / Fall Protection / Aarial Lift /  Respectful Workplace / Confined space and rescue training


  1. Equipment and Tools Used: 
    1. Standard office equipment
    2. Hand tools
  2. Physical or mental demands and activities
    1. Continually managing priorities to meet operational objectives
    2. Achieving expected performance standards while maintaining an efficient and safe working environment.
  3. High volume workload requiring both sound technical knowledge and ability to provide exceptional customer service.
  4. Continuous trips into the production plant and laboratory; may be exposed to limited noise, fumes, odors, and chemicals.


General hours of work for the Maintenance Cleaner will be Monday to Friday, 7:00 pm to 3:30 am with a 30-minute lunch break. Position is based on a 40-hour work week. 

Additional Information

Why join our team of researchers? Come and rejuvenate the world with us!

  • Acting today to create the world of tomorrow;
  • A company in constant growth;
  • A multitude of large-scale projects where you can put your talent to good use;
  • A multitude of large-scale projects where you can make the most of your talent; Challenges adapted to your needs and the absence of routine;
  • The possibility of developing your career according to your professional objectives;
  • Internal and external training and coaching programs;
  • A very competitive compensation, pension and benefits package;
  • Multi-disciplinary work teams and a health and safety oriented work environment.

We thank all applicants for applying, but only those selected will be contacted.
The use of the masculine gender in this document is for the sake of brevity only.

Veolia North America is committed to providing all employees and potential employees with equal opportunity for employment and advancement, and a work environment free from discrimination and harassment.

Disclaimer: The salary, other compensation, and benefits information is accurate as of the date of this posting. The Company reserves the right to modify this information at any time, subject to applicable law.


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