Career Opportunities

 Career Opportunities

Heiberg Garbage & Recycling currently employs over 50 waste industry professionals and is often looking to expand our team of employees.  Please see below if you fit the mold for any current openings.

Current Openings & Requirements:


  • This position requires you drive a large truck throughout the Portland area, dumping small and large containers, communicating well with customers, office staff and co-workers safely and efficiently.
  • Physically demanding job. Lots of lifting, pushing, and walking.
  • Will need to have or acquire a Class “B” license. We will help train the right person to get your license.
  • Hours can start anywhere from 1:00AM – 6:00AM, depending on the route.
  • A work day is 8 hours long.
  • Pay ranges from $14 – $24 an hour. As you finish training and become independent on route, pay will increase.
  • Honesty and dependability is a must.
  • Must be drug free, we test before and randomly throughout.
  • Full benefits, paid vacation and retirement.

Diesel Mechanic:

  • Looking for anything from a Lube Tech to a Shop Foreman.
  • Responsibilities include lube services, brake jobs, hose and belt replacement, record keeping, parts ordering, electrical troubleshooting, roadside assistance, etc.
  • Pay range from $16 – $30 an hour. Dependent on position and skills.
  • It’s important you are a team player, communicate well, are honest and dependable.
  • You will work 8 hours a day, 5 days a week either Monday – Friday, or Tuesday – Saturday.  Hours are negotiable.
  • Knowledge/experience with CNG engines is a plus.
  • Full benefits, paid vacation and retirement.

If you would like to apply, please fill out the “Heiberg Application” and email to, fax to (503)-654-7100, mail to PO Box 22069 Portland OR, 97269 or deliver it in person at our office located at 2300 SE Hanna Harvester Dr, Portland OR.  Feel free to include your resume as well.  If appropriate, you will receive a call to schedule an in person interview.