Solid waste and recycling company J.P. Mascaro & Sons is currently expanding operations in Berks County and is looking for top personnel to join its team. To ensure it hires those who will uphold the company’s standards, Mascaro has opened a recruiting and training center in the heart of Pottstown Borough.
Located at 221 E. High St., this facility will act as a hub to hire and educate those seeking a stable career with Mascaro, according to a press release.
“As a leader in the solid waste and recycling industry, we are continually bolstering our work force to meet business demands. Our company is growing and with that growth the need for exceptional employees is imperative,” Director of Human Resources Pasquale Mascaro Jr. explained, “We pride ourselves on our quality product and our excellent customer service. To guarantee we maintain this standard we have set up this center to create the top work force our clients’ expect. With four of our prominent divisions in this area, we felt Pottstown would be an excellent choice for a location.”
Mascaro’s state-of-the-art Materials Recovery Facility, TotalRecycle, premiere landfill, Pioneer Crossing, and two major hauling divisions in Mount Penn and Souderton will serve as feeders to the new center. Scheduled to open Sept. 15, perspective employees without transportation will be able to utilize the recruitment center as a meeting place where transportation to work will be provided.
Potential employees will be both hired and trained at this location. Employees will receive valuable insight from Mascaro Team Members, according to Director of Safety Ben Mascaro, “It’s vital for an employee to understand all situations they may face prior to getting out on the road. Knowledge and proper technique training results in a safe environment.”
Mascaro currently has new openings and are accepting applications for CDL drivers, both class A & B, diesel mechanics, laborers, office administrators, sale managers and recycling sorters. The employment package offers major health benefits including medical, dental and vision insurance, retirement savings plan with company match, paid life insurance, short and long term disability, paid vacation and sick time. Mascaro also offers employees family scholarships and tuition reimbursement for those who qualify.
Those looking for apply for a position within the company can do so at http://www.jpmascaro.com/careers/ or call 1-888-MASCARO.
J. P. Mascaro, is a family-owned business that considers those it hires to be family. The company maintains a diverse workforce and provides equal opportunities for all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, or any other classification protected by applicable laws.
J. P. Mascaro is one of the largest and most successful waste management companies in the country, serving the mid-Atlantic region and offering residential, commercial, industrial, institutional and municipal solid waste services, as well as beneficial reuse programs. As a fully integrated company, Mascaro collects, transports, disposes, recycles, and composts waste in an efficient and environmentally responsible manner. It insists on ensuring the utmost in transportation safety and environmental compliance and intend to remain independent and privately owned. J.P. Mascaro and Sons offers the strength, resources and expertise of a major corporation but remains a company where one can pick up the phone and speak to one of the owners.